Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi directed, on Sunday, for the first phase of the Decent Life Initiative to be extended, to develop about 1,500 villages nationwide.
The first phase extension will come at a cost of about EGP 500bn, and will add to the 400 villages that have already undergone … Read More
The public are unhappy with lawmakers for approving a D54milliin housing loan fund when their tenure is almost over.
The loans scheme is designed to help them build their houses that were given to them by the government. But the latest news has not be received by the public as … Read More
Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) has announced it’s plans to address growing deficit of affordable housing in the City of Kigali.
The plans involves targeting availing properties valued at not more that Rwf35m which is the threshold for affordable houses in the country according to Rwanda Housing Authority.
The pension … Read More
Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo commissions 240 houses as part of the National Mortgage Finance Initiative. A well planned attempt to woe voters as He seeks a second term bid for the top job! Ghana will vote a new president on 7 December 2020. The program is to scale up across … Read More
In a bid to help the housing industry in the nation, Zimbabwe government is looking at the possibility of having a housing program for self-employed individuals.
The program will see those individuals that can repay those loans be part of the scheme.
Speaking during a legislative meeting at the nation’s … Read More
The nation principal secretary for infrastructure, Benjamin Choppy, made the statement while speaking with media about the project.
According to Choppy, despite delays with the 24-24-24 plan, the housing ministry was satisfied with the progress made as more than half of the projects have been delivered as at July 2020.… Read More
As the pandemic keeps spreading with new cases recorded on a daily basis, so many aspect of a country failing system has been put on spotlight.
In Namibia, the country housing sector has taken a rapid decline since the covid-19 pandemic began as resident in some region is having serious … Read More
Namibia plans to spend over USD 696,000 on housing needs for low and middle income citizens.
National Housing Enterprise (NHE) is a state-owned company providing housing solutions that alleviates Nambia’s housing needs. The company recently announces its plan to spend over USD 696,000 in constructing and upgrading houses in an … Read More
Ministry of Housing considering establishing a 1.1m residential unit by implementing the sustainability concepts in Egypt.
Ministry of Housing in Egypt is making plans to build 1.1million residential unit over the next five years. This is after the newly established urban communities became one of the engines of economic growth … Read More
South Korea has vowed to support Kenya’s affordable housing agenda.
Other initiatives which include energy, agriculture and healthcare; this is after the Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon visited the country and expressed interest.
Affordable housing is among the four development pillars that President Uhuru Kenyatta. The Big Four initiative will see … Read More
South Africa plans construction of 6,000 housing units by 2019.
The South African Minister for Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu, at recently concluded 11th Annual Govan Mbeki Awards, confirmed that the department is set to construct 6,000 houses in South Africa by 2019. She said the department had already delivered over … Read More
SOREDON have emerged to support Nigerian government at all levels in tackling its huge housing shortfall.
The Society of Real Estate Developers of Nigeria (SOREDON) have pledged to support Nigerian government in tackling the prevailing housing deficit (valued at 17 million units) in the country by planning to construct and … Read More
World bank give loan of US $155m to WAEMU for its housing development.
West Africa economic and monetary union (WAEMU) has gotten an assistance from the world bank to help improve its housing. The west Africa regions include Benin, Burkina, Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo is expected … Read More