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Edo gives ultimatum to land occupiers

Edo State government has given illegal occupiers of its land ten days ultimatum to quit or forfeit their property. The Chief of Staff to Governor Godwin Obaseki, Taiwo Akerele who read the riot act stated this at the premises of Benin Technical College, Benin City,

Ambode pledges to compensate owners of demolished buildings in four weeks

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday pledged to pay compensations to owners of buildings demolished to facilitate construction.The governor, who spoke at the 10th Quarterly Town Hall meeting, said he would begin the payment in the next four weeks.He added that henceforth, such displaced

Sterling Bank to host non-interest banking lecture

Sterling Bank Plc says it is hosting a lecture on non-interest banking as part of its continuous bid to sensitise the public about opportunities in various financing options. Themed “Reducing poverty and unemployment through non-interest banking”, the event will take place in Kano on January

FMBN Urges Edo Govt workers to key into NHF scheme

Bothered by the low level of mortgage penetration, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has appealed to the Edo State Government to rejoin the National Housing Fund (NHF) scheme and make its workers homeowners.The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of FMBN, Ahmed Musa Dangiwa, who

NIEVS Condemns Valuation of Plants, Machinery by Non-professionals

The Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) has condemned the valuation of plants and machinery by non-professionals as a source of revenue loss to government at all levels. According to the Chairman, Faculty of Valuation, NIESV, Mr. Paul Osaji, government at all levels

Dangote Cooperative to diversify into real estate, banking, others

As part of efforts to raise its revenue profile the management and board of the Dangote Group Staff Multipurpose Cooperative Society Limited (DANCOOPS) has set machinery in motion to diversify into real estate, micro credit and loans, among other business ventures. Making this disclosure at