February 2010

Architectural Scholarships : PG Group addresses needs of senior students

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PG GROUP SCHOLARSHIP IN ARCHITECTURE 2010 :  THE SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS 

Initiated in 1998, this scholarship is made possible through the participation of the South African Institute of Architects supported by the PG Group (Pty) Ltd and the South African Council for the Architectural Profession. The scholarship is awarded annually to two students.
 

East Africa: Marine Parks to Be Set Up Around Lake Victoria

East Africa: Marine Parks to Be Set Up Around Lake Victoria - Plans are underway to create marine parks in the Lake Victoria basin, which will in turn help to boost tourism. [AA Urbanisation]

Nigeria: Feb 28 Deadline for Lugbe Demolition Still Stands - FCTA

Nigeria: Feb 28 Deadline for Lugbe Demolition Still Stands - FCTA - The Director, Department of Development Control, Yahaya Yusuf, says February 28 deadline given to Lugbe residents along Airport road in Abuja to vacate the area still stands. [AA Urbanisation]

Nigeria: Firm Seeks FG's Approval to Build Refinery

Nigeria: Firm Seeks FG's Approval to Build Refinery - Nigerian Independent Petroleum Company (NIPCO) has sought approval of the Federal Government to build a private refinery. [AA Construction]

Rwanda: Construction of Classrooms a Remarkable Act of Patriotism

Rwanda: Construction of Classrooms a Remarkable Act of Patriotism - It was reported yesterday that the over 3,000 classrooms for the Nine-Year Basic Education (9-YBE) program have been completed. This was made possible by the manner in which the Rwandan people responded to the call. [AA Construction]

Nigeria: Kano Gets N1 Billion Fish Market

Nigeria: Kano Gets N1 Billion Fish Market - Governor of Kano State Malam Ibrahim Shekarau has laid the foundation of a modern fish market at Unguwa Uku in Kano metropolis. The market is estimated to cost N1 billion. [AA Construction]

Nigeria: N4 Billion Workers' Estate Ready This Year

Nigeria: N4 Billion Workers' Estate Ready This Year - The first phase of the N4 billion civil servants housing estate being embarked upon by Diamond Group Nigeria Limited on behalf of Imo State government along Owerri-Port Harcourt road in Imo State will be ready within one year. [AA Construction]

Nigeria: INEC Flags Off 5,000 Housing Units for Junior Staff

Nigeria: INEC Flags Off 5,000 Housing Units for Junior Staff - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), at the weekend in Abuja, flagged off the building of 5,000 housing units for its junior staff. [AA Construction]

Nigeria: Nasarawa to Construct N5.7 Billion 5-Star Hotel

Nigeria: Nasarawa to Construct N5.7 Billion 5-Star Hotel - A Public/Private Partnership (PPA) between Nasarawa State government and the various local government councils on one hand, and an indigenous investor, Simans Hotel Limited has awarded a $38 million contract for the construction of a 5-Star hotel in Lafia, the state capital. [AA Construction]

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