Category: PROPERTY CONNECT NEWS

#PropertyNews : International: Dozens dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudslides in South Africa

Rescue workers were digging through collapsed buildings along South Africa’s eastern coast, where more than 50 people were killed when heavy rain caused flooding and mudslides, authorities said on Wednesday. Hundreds have been displaced, mainly in the port city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal province. Flooding also killed at least three people in Eastern Cape province, […]

via Dozens dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudslides in South Africa — 247NEWSUPDATE BLOG

#PropertyNews: Building Collapse: NIQS urges Buhari to establish construction industry commission

President of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), QS. Obafemi Onashile has attributed increased cases of collapse of buildings in the country to defective construction laws still in use. Onashile stated this at the Southeast zonal two-day workshop, with the theme: “Construction Industry Health and Safety Management”, held at Newton Hotels, Owerri, Imo State, […]

via Building Collapse: NIQS urges Buhari to establish construction industry commission — Nigeria Real Estate Hub

#PropertyNews: NDPHC Initiates 60% electricity distribution networks to boost power supply

The Niger-Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), says 60 per cent of electricity distribution networks in the country was conceived and constructed by the company to help improve electricity supply. NDPHC’s Executive Director, Engineering and Technical Services, Mr. Ifeoluwa Oyedele said this in an interview in Lafia. Oyedele, who spoke after inspection of ongoing construction of […]

via NDPHC Initiates 60% electricity distribution networks to boost power supply — Nigeria Real Estate Hub

#PropertyNews: Ex-labour leader advocates review of NHF, pension schemes

Mr. Nana Takai, a former labour leader, has called for a review of the National Pension Act and National Housing Fund (NHF) to ensure workers friendly policies. Takai, the immediate past National Chairman of the National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), made the appeal at the ongoing labour workshop organised by the Federal […]

via Ex-labour leader advocates review of NHF, pension schemes — Nigeria Real Estate Hub

#PropertyNews: FMBN disburses N58bn loans in 1 year

Committed to improving service delivery, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has disbursed the sum of N58 billion from April 2017 to March 2019. Providing a breakdown of the disbursement, the managing director / chief executive of the bank, Arc Ahmed Dangiwa said that the amount covered the provision of National Housing Fund (NHF) […]

via FMBN disburses N58bn loans in 1 year — Nigeria Real Estate Hub

#PropertyNews International: Over 4 000 domestic animals killed and 100 homes destroyed in large wildfires, Siberia, Russia. – Videos.

Blog note. Jesus indicated that ‘fearful sights’ (various natural disasters) would occur leading up to the time known as the Tribulation and Great Tribulation (a combined seven year period of great destruction on earth). Although these types of things have occurred in the past for centuries and thousands of years, they could be identified as…

via Over 4 000 domestic animals killed and 100 homes destroyed in large wildfires, Siberia, Russia. Videos. — The Night Watchman

#PropertyNews International: Hurricane Michael Upgraded to Rare Category 5 Months After It Ravaged Florida Panhandle — TIME

(MIAMI) — Hurricane Michael, which devastated the Florida Panhandle last fall, was actually stronger than initially measured, prompting forecasters to posthumously upgrade it from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Friday. The upgraded status means Michael was the first hurricane to make landfall in the United…

via Hurricane Michael Upgraded to Rare Category 5 Months After It Ravaged Florida Panhandle — TIME