Gunmen invade Abuja village, kidnap 13, demand N900m ransom

Gunmen invade Abuja village, kidnap 13, demand N900m ransom

May 7, 2024

Gunmen on Sunday night invaded Piko, a remote community in Bwari Area Council of the nation’s capital, Abuja, allegedly kidnapping 13 persons. The operation which reportedly lasted for an hour without any challenge, is the latest attack on the Council. A community source

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Land Dispute: Fred Ajudua Released on Bail, Denies Fraud Allegations

Land Dispute: Fred Ajudua Released on Bail, Denies Fraud Allegations

May 4, 2024

Fred Ajudua, a well-known city socialite, has been released on bail after being arrested by the police last Wednesday. His lawyer, Lekan Ojo, confirmed his release, stating that Ajudua was released to him and Senator Ned Nwoko on Saturday evening. Ojo expressed frustration

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A highlight of Kenya’s Affordable Housing Act, 2024

A highlight of Kenya’s Affordable Housing Act, 2024

Apr 27, 2024

Recently, His Excellency Dr. William Samoei Ruto, the President of Kenya, assented to the Affordable Housing Bill 2023 on 19th March 2024. The Affordable Housing Act, Act No. 2 of 2024, (the Act) establishes a framework aimed at facilitating the development and accessibility

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President Tinubu Set to Perform Groundbreaking of Abuja Airport Garden City

President Tinubu Set to Perform Groundbreaking of Abuja Airport Garden City

Apr 21, 2024

In a bid to align with the ‘Renewed Hope’ Agenda championed by President Bola Tinubu, real estate firm First Rotech Group of Companies Ltd has unveiled plans for the groundbreaking of the multi-billion Naira Abuja Airport Garden City. Chairman of First Rotech Group,

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HDAN Calls for Synergy Among FCT Departments to End Land Grabbing

HDAN Calls for Synergy Among FCT Departments to End Land Grabbing

Feb 29, 2024

The Housing Development Advocacy Network (HDAN) has called for synergy among departments within the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to bring an end to land grabbing activities. In a statement released on Thursday in Abuja, the Executive Director of HDAN, Festus Adebayo, emphasized

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Hong Kong Abolishes Property Curbs in Bid to Revive Housing Sector, Economy

Hong Kong Abolishes Property Curbs in Bid to Revive Housing Sector, Economy

Feb 28, 2024

In efforts to revive Hong Kong’s flagging housing market and broader economy, Financial Secretary Paul Chan announced in the annual budget address on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, that the government will scrap all property cooling measures, including additional stamp duties for foreign and

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GRNMA Calls for Targeted Housing Projects to Alleviate Housing Deficit

GRNMA Calls for Targeted Housing Projects to Alleviate Housing Deficit

Feb 26, 2024

The leadership of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) has underscored the urgent need for targeted housing initiatives to address the housing shortfall among public sector workers in the country. Dr. David Tenkorang-Twum, the Association’s General Secretary (GS), emphasized this imperative

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HDAN Congratulates New REDAN President, Exco, Urges Collaboration for Housing Solutions

HDAN Congratulates New REDAN President, Exco, Urges Collaboration for Housing Solutions

Feb 24, 2024

Africa’s leading non-governmental housing advocacy organization, Housing Development Advocacy Network (HDAN) has extended congratulations to Akintoye Adeoye, the newly inaugurated president of the Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), along with the newly elected executive members, on their victory. In a statement

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Central Florida Families Receive Aid Amid Housing Challenges

Central Florida Families Receive Aid Amid Housing Challenges

Feb 24, 2024

Following a Second Harvest mobile food distribution event tailored to families residing in hotels and motels along U.S. 192, hundreds of Central Florida families now have enough food to sustain them for the upcoming week. For years, families have sought shelter in extended

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Many houses affected as downpour, flood hit Lagos

Many houses affected as downpour, flood hit Lagos

Feb 20, 2024

Many residents of Nigeria’s economic nerve Centre were also stranded in their residential apartments and in their cars as major roads were submerged by flood after months of heat waves in the state. In a statement, the South West Coordinator of the National

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