Buying & Selling

EDOGIS: Apply for Certificate of Occupancy In Edo State


The procedure for obtaining a Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) shown in this procedure below as the official process as described by The Edo State Geographic Information Service (EDOGIS), which was set up on the 1st of August, 2017 by Governor Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki as the successor government agency to the erstwhile Ministry of Lands and Surveys (later known as Lands Bureau)….

March 8, 2020 / 1 Comment / by / in
10 Commandments of Land Transactions In Nigeria

10 Commandments of Land Transactions In Nigeria

This article highlights 10 commandments of land transactions in Nigeria every prospecting buyer must adhere to strictly to avoid heartbreaks.

Buying land is not much of a big deal, but what is worrisome is the ease of being defrauded in a country such as ours during land transactions. There have been many cases of land scams in the past and recent times. …

March 6, 2020 / by / in
Block makers commends Dangote on new cement

Block Moulders Association of Nigeria has commended the Dangote Group for its new cement, BlocMaster.


The Chairman of the block moulders in Suleja, Niger State, Chief Patrick Markuche, who described the new product as Dangote’s best in terms of quality, said it had helped improve the association’s members’ revenue.

December 28, 2018 / by / in
Right of a Landlord in Property Eviction

It is generally believed that landlords are belligerent, troublesome people who lord their properties over tenants and try to make life uncomfortable for them but this is not always true. Just as tenants have been at the mercy of landlords, landlords have also been treated with contempt and maligned by tenants.

August 6, 2018 / 1 Comment / by / in
Real Estate Scams and Fraud: How To Avoid Them

With the demand for accommodation more than supply, the Real Estate industry in Nigeria is fraught with various issues or cases of people being duped either by scam agents, con artists and the so called omoniles/Youths.

It then doesn’t come as a surprise when some people fall easy preys to scam agents, con artist in desperation. This article gives you an insight into the real estate scams in the Nigerian context, safeguard you from losing your money to scam agents and double-dealing homeowners and how it can be avoided….

August 6, 2018 / by / in