Group mulls construction of legacy buildings

In order to meet the future needs of luxury real estate in Nigeria and Africa, a group under the Fusion of Real Estate, Interior Design and Art (FREIA)  has concluded plans to promote the construction of legacy buildings. Speaking in Lagos on the need to build structures that meet the need of the future, Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Luxury Villas Group (LVG) , Mr. Tommy Odama, said the importance of  architecture, interior design and art could not be jettisoned. “Buildings like Nestoil in Nigeria and  Burj al’ Arab in…

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Terminal operator, group tackle pollution

A PM Terminals, Apapa, has teamed up with Global Ports Group (GPG) to address the pollution and other  critical issues facing port communities. Managing Director, APM Terminals, Mr. Martin Jacob, who disclosed this in Lagos, explained that the company was committed to the development of a green port environment and sustainability He said that GPG’s environment group had focused on a number of activities and technologies to drive the reduction of CO2 emission from terminal operations, particularly through alternative fuels, renewable power generation, hybrid and electric container handling equipment. Jacob said…

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Group to FG: Use $100m BASA fund for safety facilities

BASA funds should be used for critical safety infrastructure development Aviation industry pressure group, Aviation Round Table (ART), has called on the Federal Government to ensure better management of the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) funds, which are funds that accrued from the nation’s air services agreement. President of the group, Mr. Gbenga Olowo, made this call in a statement made available to New Telegraph. He advised that the funds should be well managed to provide critical aviation safety facilities. Olowo called for the establishment of an inter-governmental agency stakeholder…

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Group to FG: Provide succour for suffering Nigerians

Islamic Echo Association of Nigeria has implored the Federal Government of Nigeria to provide succour to the suffering Nigerians in key areas of food, water, road and electricity. The group, which said this during its national biennial conference in Atan Ota, Ogun state, commended the government, in a communiqué at the end of the conference, for shifting focus from oil to Agriculture. “We are not unaware that government is shifting focus from oil to Agriculture. However, the government should provide enabling environment for farmers from planting to harvesting. Take for…

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