The Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development will hold its International Conference on Land and Development in Lagos between Wednesday, October 24 and Friday, October 26, 2018 from 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. at the Jelili Adebisi Omotola Hall, UNILAG.

The Conference is aimed at bringing together experts and stakeholders to discuss various issues relating to land in Lagos.

The Sub-themes include:

  • Contextual and Theoretical Perspectives on Land and Development
  • Land Tenure
  • Land Valuation
  • Land Use: Historical, Political and Social Evolution
  • Land Development
  • Spatial Data Infrastructure and Land Administration
  • Land Management Policy and Advocacy
  • Application Issues in Land Management
  • Legal, Gender, Power Relations and Land
  • Land Development in Comparative Perspective
  Professor Peter Chigozie Nwilo

(Former Surveyor General of Nigeria and Adviser to Lagos State on Land Matters)

Keynote Speakers: Professor Peter Adeniyi

(Chairman, Presidential Technical Committee on Land Reform)

  Dr. Mika-Petteri Torhonen

(Lead Land Administration Specialist of the World Bank)

Chief Guest of Honour: Akinwunmi Ambode

(Executive Governor of Lagos State)

Royal Father of the Day: Oba Rilwan Akiolu

(Oba of Lagos)

Chief Host:       Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS,

(Vice Chancellor, UNILAG)

Host:    Professor Oluwole B. Familoni

(Deputy Vice Chancellor, UNILAG)

Conveners:      Professors R. T. Akinyele, T. G. Nubi and W. Oyibo
For more details, contact: Dr. Olunifesi Suraj                     08023982413

Dr. Edmund Chilaka                  08033378735