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Eviction Threats Leave Grape Growers in Limbo

Namibia: Eviction Threats Leave Grape Growers in Limbo - Fresh eviction threats hinder the plans of 13 small-scale grape farmers at the Orange River Irrigation Project (ORIP) to begin pruning dormant vines in a crucial step to shape this years' crop. [AA Urbanisation]

Fall in Property Values Worsens in Lagos

Nigeria: Fall in Property Values Worsens in Lagos - Soaring building costs, coupled with the demand/supply imbalance in the property market, as well as threats of foreclosure, have continued to take their toll on real estate prices in Lagos and helped to keep prices depressed. [AA Urbanisation]

CDHR Urges FG to Peg House Rents

Nigeria: CDHR Urges FG to Peg House Rents - COMMITTEE for Defence of Human Rights, CDHR, in Delta State, has called on Federal and State Governments to peg house rents in the country through their respective ministries/parasatals as the present cost is excruciating on the common man. [AA Urbanisation]

Orji Threatens Adelabu Housing Estate Owners

Nigeria: Orji Threatens Adelabu Housing Estate Owners - Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State has threatened to recover from those who bought houses in Adelabu Housing Estate and were yet to pay up. [AA Urbanisation]

Housing - Expert Calls for Private, Public Sector Partnership

Nigeria: Housing - Expert Calls for Private, Public Sector Partnership - President of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), Bode Adediji, has stated that both the private and public sectors need to partner on how to solve the housing problems so far identified. [AA Urbanisation]

Lagos Govt to Kick-Off New Housing Scheme

Nigeria: Lagos Govt to Kick-Off New Housing Scheme - Lagos State government said 15 new housing schemes would take effect this year to increase the housing stock and meet the yearnings of numerous Nigerians desirous of having a roof over their heads in the State. [AA Urbanisation]

Modern Redlight Market Replaces Omega Tower

Liberia: Modern Redlight Market Replaces Omega Tower - Hundreds of people, including dozens of Liberian and American Governments officials joined President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield to witness the demolition of the Omega Navigational Transmitting Tower in Paynesville, on the outer reaches of Monrovia. [AA Urbanisation]

Bui Power Authority Resettles Communities

Ghana: Bui Power Authority Resettles Communities - The anxiety associated with the relocation of people from their traditional environment to a newly-created one was obviously witnessed from the comments and facial appearances of the people of Bator Akanyakrom, near Banda Ahenkro in the Tain District of the Brong-Ahafo Region at the weekend, when their time was due to move to the resettlement camp, under the Bui Hydroelectric Project Resettlement and Community Support Program. [AA Urbanisation]

Shocker as Fire Disaster Hits Jega's Office

Nigeria: Shocker as Fire Disaster Hits Jega's Office - A late morning inferno on Tuesday gutted part of suite of offices of the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega. [AA Urbanisation]

Elderly and Disabled People to Get Residences

Angola: Elderly and Disabled People to Get Residences - The director of Luanda for re-housing programme, Bento Soyto, said on Tuesday here that elderlies and disabled people will benefit from the residences concluded in Zango ward in Viana district. [AA Urbanisation]

Over 100 Families Get Residences in Zango Ward

Angola: Over 100 Families Get Residences in Zango Ward - More than 100 families, who were living in tents in Zango ward in Viana district benefited on Tuesday from houses built in the ambit of the re-housing programme for disadvatanged people in Luanda, Angop has learnt. [AA Urbanisation]

Aptics Gets N1.88 Billion Stanbic IBTC Bank Facility for Abuja Shoprite

Nigeria: Aptics Gets N1.88 Billion Stanbic IBTC Bank Facility for Abuja Shoprite - Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc has signed a USD$12 million (N1.884 billion) medium term facility with Aptics Nigeria Limited to finance the construction of Grand Towers Abuja Malls (GTAM). [AA Construction]

Construction on Swakop's New Sewerage Plant Underway

Namibia: Construction on Swakop's New Sewerage Plant Underway - Trembling earth in Swakopmund recently announced the start of construction on Swakopmund's new sewerage plant. [AA Construction]

Excitement As Gombe Township Stadium is Commissioned

Nigeria: Excitement As Gombe Township Stadium is Commissioned - History was over the weekend recorded in Gombe as Governor Mohammad Danjuma of Gombe State commissioned the newly built Gombe ultra-modern international stadium in the state capital. [AA Construction]

Import International Out to Relieve Developers of Rising Construction Costs

Tanzania: Import International Out to Relieve Developers of Rising Construction Costs - As prices for construction materials in the country maintain an upward trend and becoming a major impediment to many people aspiring to have decent and standard houses, Imports [AA Construction]

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