By Emmanuel Sampson
Determined to bridge the housing deficit and create affordable accommodation for residents in Akwa Ibom state. The federal government has said they will continue to sustain partnership with the foremost Architectural Consultancy, and Real Estate, NOVONE CONSULT LIMITED, in delivering affordable housing to Nigerian.
This was disclosed by the Senior Special Assistant SSA to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Ita Enang, on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, when he visited the estate, in company with some journalists.
Senator Enang, commended Akwa Ibom born housing expert, Arc. Nya-Etok for bringing in professionalism to bear in delivering standard accommodation, expressed happiness with the level of work done in completing the first phase of the project. He noted that the APC led administration is devoid of sentiment hence the reason of providing resource’s in making sure the project is completed.
Hear him “This project was conceived and facilitated to provide affordable, serene, and well-secured accommodations for Public and Civil Servants in Akwa Ibom State. Let me say here that President Muhammadu Buhari is so passionate about the well-being of every Nigerians, hence, his led administration partnership with private investor to help facilitate and execute the vision. All what we have seen on ground today is a prove of that commitment. We have to market this project, I have been doing it myself. The houses are cheap and affordable at a price you can’t have anywhere. This shows that President Buhari led administration is poised to make a difference. We will continue to partner with Novone Consult” he submitted.
While conducting Enang round the completed phase of the estate, the Principal partner of NOVONE CONSULT LIMITED, architect Ezikel Nya-Etok said the Estate which is located at Ikot Ntuen village, opposite University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, has taken a new shape after completion of the first phase of the project, accompanied with provision of state-of-the-art utility infrastructures.
Nya-Etok explained that the 50 houses of 3 bedroom bungalow, is cost friendly with a well structured apartment and flexible payment system, with facilities such as, reticulated water system, reliable electricity supply, internal road network, secured environment, space for car park and one of the best flower garden in the country with CCTV cameras fully installed.
“The project is in phases, the first one is where we are with 50 number of semi-detached bungalow. Federal Government has completed infrastructure in phase two, which will begin soon. So we are making this estate a smart estate.” Nya-Etok explained.
The progenitor of Social Governance Ideology said the Estate is exquisite and appealing, added that all the 3 bedroom semi-detached bungalows are all en-suite.
He used the opportunity to thanked president Muhammadu Buhari for keeping fate to ensure the project see the light of the day, equally appreciated agency like the Niger Delta development commission NDDC for also being a strong partner.