Riots vs real estate

As we all watch the escalating violence in our country, it hurts our souls to see so much pain, destruction and death across so many cities in our nation. How did we get here? How will we move past this? Will change be realized? Time will tell. There is no need to state the obvious. […]

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Top 5 mega Projects In Nigeria 2020

Nigeria is slowly getting back to a new normal as the country warily resumes its day to day grind, and as the global pandemic slows down, builders and investors are chomping at the bit to get things done. The real estate and construction sectors are getting back to full swing and there are several mega […]

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Top 5 Real estate search sites

If you are house-hunting in Nigeria, more than likely you will be conducting your search with online websites geared towards property listings. 95 percent of purchasers use web-based tools to help them find their dream home and over 50 % say that their first step was to get online and look for real estate to […]

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Shoprite checks out of nigeria

ShopRite, the largest retail store outlet in Africa, has stated that they may sell their ownership interests in the 26 stores they own in Nigeria. The supermarket juggernaut that owns or operates 2900 stores across the continent, has been in the country since 2005 and is a household name in Nigeria. This departure may have […]

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Nigerian real estate sector – Post covid-19

As the global economy is trying to restart and pick up momentum after the unprecedented spread of the COVID 19 virus, Nigeria too is looking to jumpstart its economic motor. Nigeria did not suffer as much as some nations with regards to the number of cases and deaths related to the COVID virus, but its […]

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Ebonyi State – A Case Study And Blueprint To copy

If Nigeria receives attention or media spotlights, they are usually the undesirable type, and when it does get praise and recognition, it focuses on things that happen in and around Lagos or Abuja. The rest of the country is an afterthought unless something special is going on. Something special is going on in Ebonyi State. […]

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Burna Boy Buys Big Mansion

Grammy-nominated, international AfroBeats star, and “African Giant” musical artist – Damini Ogulu aka, Burna Boy, recently snagged a gorgeous mansion in Lekki.  The modernistic, white, 8 bedroom home that is laced with a sprawling terrace and swimming pool, is the latest purchase in the superstars material collection. He was also recently spotted sporting a brand […]

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Nigeria’s Skyscrapers

Erect, rigid, and tall, swaying slightly, high above the earth – masses of brick and steel sheathed in granite, glass and stone, peering over the landscape, towering atop the city. Skyscrapers are man-made real estate marvels that continually amaze and impress even the biggest cynics. The engineering, architectural talent, time, labour and money it takes […]

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Nigerians In Diaspora – Will You Buy Property Back home?

While clicking through property listings online, I spotted a nice 4 bedroom 4 bath duplex in Lekki phase 1. It checked all of the boxes that we wanted: In Lekki, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, walled compound with nice landscaping, and it came fully furnished, also, the estate in which it was located promised 24/7 light […]

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Joined for Journey

59 years, that’s how young she is.Vitality pours down her brow,As she navigates her way. That way, filled with holes and mud,Causing delays, quarrels and pain.But she will reach her destination – come what may. Dancing when she rises,Singing before she sleeps,Weeping too, when in grief. No time to rest or to enjoy the viewHer loaded barrow heavy,Many […]

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