February 2010

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]

Pedranova Architecture

Johannesburg

Francisco Pedra

Website: http://www.pedranova.co.za