Africa’s Largest Professionals & Stakeholders Event
11th Abuja Housing Show Communique
Solving Nigeria’s Housing Challenge Through Innovative
Finance and Infrastructure Solutions
This year’s occasion started with opening remark by Mallam Ibrahim Aliyu, CEO – Urban Shelter, at about 10:30 in the morning. The speaker emphasized the importance of the theme Finance, Infrastructure and Innovation to present day Nigeria’s call for change. In terms of infrastructure, there is no single city in the country that can boast of adequate water supply. An economy with over 15% inflation, mortgage finance will always be high even over 20%. Innovation is key to housing infrastructure development and professionals are to ensure 100% provision and management of the country’s infrastructure.