Nigeria

Nigeria's Federal Government Signs US$1.96b Kano-Maradi Rail Contract
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The Federal Government signed an agreement with Portuguese contractor Mota-Engil Group for construction of the US$1.96 billion Kano-Maradi…

BUA Cement Increases Production Capacity to the Nigerian Market 
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BUA is the second largest producer in Nigeria after Dangote Cement. The company has set its sights on an expansion program that will increase its…

Mohammed Mijindadi Appointed as President for General Electric in Nigeria
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General Electric (GE) has announced the appointment of Mohammed Mijindadi as President of GE Nigeria.

Transport planning in Nigeria: the importance of public engagement
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Transport Infrastructure development in Africa has been moving up the political agenda in recent years. The failure of Chinese-led projects to…

Nigeria Federal Government Approves N58b For Road Construction
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On 9th December 2020, Nigeria's Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved N58 billion (approx. US$145 million) for road construction projects in…

Nigeria: Lagos State Completes Impact Assessment Studies On Mass Transit Project
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Construction of the Lagos Red-Line Rail Project begins after the Lagos State Government, through the State Metropolitan Area Transport Authority,…

Nigeria’s Federal Government Launches N200b Low-Cost Housing Scheme
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The social housing scheme is one of the planned projects under the government's Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) and aims to provide 300,000 low…

BUA signs Agreement with Sinoma CBMI to Build 3 Cement Plants in Nigeria
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Nigerian cement producer BUA Cement has signed an agreement with Chinese contractor Sinoma CBMI to build three new cement plants, each with a…

Econet to commence construction of US$100m data centre in Lagos, Nigeria
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Zimbabwe's Strive Masiyiwa, the founder of Econet, has announced the construction of a US$100 million data centre facility in Lagos,…

SA and Nigeria’s first woman professor in construction management
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Prof Abimbola Windapo is a new professor in UCT’s Department of Construction Economics and Management.