FG to construct 7,000 Units Golden Jubilee Estate in Abuja.

By ABUBAKAR YUSUF.     The Federal Housing Authority FHA had launched 7,000 units housing units estate to mark the 50th anniversary of it’s establishment in accordance with the policy statement of the federal government to providing affordable housing.. The Golden Jubilee, Mbora Estate state is in partnerships with Nuga Best International and Regis International Services Partnership for an initial construction of 1,200 housing units in Lugbe Phase 11 . The Chairman,FHA,Senator Gbenga Ashafa said the ground breaking ceremony on Thursday marked the new phase after five decades of it’s…

FHA Roads Wears A New Look in Lugbe, Gwarimpa Estates.

By Abubakar Yusuf.     Commuters, artisans, motorists, residents and motorcyclists plying the roads in Federal Housing Authority FHA estates in Lugbe and Gwarimpa FCT has commended the management of the authority for embarking on the reconstruction of the long stretch of roads along avenues , stating that it had reduced to the barest minimum gridlocks, sufferings and casualties on the roads. A visit to the reconstruction site in Lugbe on Tuesday was confirmed by the officers of Federal Roads Safety Commission (FRSC), Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO), attached to the…

Gwarinpa Collapsed building – More facts emerging

As the residents of Gwarinpa Estate in Abuja were trying to come to terms with the realities of the building which collapsed Thursday, 2nd of February, 2022 along the 6th Avenue, more facts were emerging about the incidence. This was coming on the heels of the order by the FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello for the arrest of Staff of Federal Housing Authority FHA, and the developer of the property. This development was revealed by the Coordinator Abuja Metropolitan Management Council, Umar Shuaibu. Further searches have revealed that the Development Control…

Again, FHA Helmsman visits Oshogbo, warns Land Grabbers to Steer Clear of Government Estates

By ABUBAKAR YUSUF.       As part of his ongoing familiarisation tour of it’s estates in the South -West, Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority FHA, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has again handed down a strong warning to land speculators, grabbers and encroachers on its lands, saying their days are numbered. Senator Ashafa read the riot act during a routine tour of the authority’s Crystal estate on Wednesday in Oshogbo, Osun state. He said those caught with duplication of it’s properties through illegal sales of land, should be prepared to face…

Insecurity; FHA won’t compromise security breach on Estates – Sen Ashafa

The Managing Director, Chief Executive officer, Federal Housing Authority FHA, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has said the agency will not condone insecurity on its estates across the country.   Senator Ashafa made this remark on Wednesday in Abuja, during the commissioning of a police post on its estaste in partnership with BAM projets and properties,MIXTA properties at Expressive View Estates located in Lugbe , the outskirt of Abuja.   He maintained that security of lives and properties on its estate was guaranteed through a well thought out arrangement to ensure a…

FHA, FCT,NiDCOM partner to deliver Diaspora Mega City

The Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority (FHA),Senator Gbenga Ashafa, said the Diaspora Mega City Housing Project when completed will create about 3 million jobs for Nigerians. Senator Ashafa disclosed this when he visited Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) in her office in Abuja. Managing Director FHA explained that the Diaspora Mega City Housing Project is expected to have a multiplier effects with over 17,000 housing units of different models that will create limitless value chain and opportunities. The FHA MD commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his…

N’Assembly willing to amend FHA Act to ensure compliance, boost efficiency,Lawan says

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the National Assembly is willing to amend the Federal Housing Authority Act to boost efficiency of the regulatory agency, as well as ensure compliance by private estate developers to government policies. Lawan stated this when the Managing Director of the Federal Housing Authority, Gbenga Ashafa, led a delegation on a courtesy visit to his office at the National Assembly, Abuja. According to the Senate President, an amendment of the FHA Act was long overdue, particularly against the backdrop of addressing the…