Appreciation For World Town Planning Day Celebrations

Appreciation For World Town Planning Day Celebrations

The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) celebrated the World Town Planning Day on the 8th of November, 2017.

The World Town Planning Day (WTPD) 2017 has come and gone. However the National President Tpl Luka Achi FNITP, on behalf of the NITP Management appreciates planners across the country for celebrating the day in a unique way.

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NITP Newsletter 1st Edition!

NITP Newsletter 1st Edition!

Newsletter Alert! The NITP has released it’s first newsletter with updates & happening in the Institute all around the country & it is available for download! Get the full information of what has been happening so you don’t miss out next time! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD (25.1MB) [PDF] PS: You need a PDF Reader to […]

NITP urges FG to set up urban, regional planning commission

NITP urges FG to set up urban, regional planning commission

The commission is supposed to formulate national policies for urban and regional planning; initiate, prepare and implement National Physical Development Plan, regional and subject plans as well as establish and maintain urban and regional planning standard.

Bothered that Nigeria is not keying into new wave of creative urban planning that helps cities evolve, town planners have urged the Federal Government to set up a national urban and regional planning commission.

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NITP Releases Press Statement on the Lekki Flood

NITP Releases Press Statement on the Lekki Flood

PRESS STATEMENT ON LEKKI FLOOD The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) wishes to express its sympathy for those who were victims of the floods which resulted from the rains of Saturday, 8th July, 2017 ravaging especially the Lekki area of Lagos State. Expressing deep concern for those affected by the deluge of the rains, […]

Call for Participation: Smart Cities Summit

Call for Participation: Smart Cities Summit

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE FORTHCOMING SMART CITIES SUMMIT NIGERIA AT TRANSCORP HILTON HOTEL, ABUJA 8 – 9TH AUGUST,  2017

I, am directed by the National President to call on all town planners to participate in the Smart Cities International Summit Nigeria being organized by the Federal Ministry of Communications and the Local Organizing Committee of Smart Cities Summit Nigeria. The event is slated for 8th– 9th August, 2017 at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja from 9: am daily.

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NITP PRESS RELEASE ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

NITP PRESS RELEASE ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

As the world celebrates again, today, the World Environment Day, the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners joins in this celebration.

Our attention is particularly drawn to this year’s theme, “Connecting people to Nature”, and we wish to emphasize the need for man to live in planned settlements which seek to blend man and nature together. While nature is God’s resource made available to man, the wise utilization of this resource is what will make living sustainable.

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NITP President Luka Achi Holds Students Forum at Osun State

NITP President Luka Achi Holds Students Forum at Osun State

The Institutue led by the National President, Tpl Luka Achi FNITP on the 18th of May 2017 held a Student Forum at Leisure Spring Hotel Osogbo, Osun State.

The Forum was aimed at interacting with students of planning schools across the country. The National Secretary Tpl Gbolabo Osunsanmi, The National Public Relations Secretary Tpl Olugbenga Ashiru, The Chairman of Membership committee Tpl Idris Salako fnitp, Chairman Practice Committee Tpl Adebisi Adedire and the Executive Secretary were in the NITP team.

Over 45 students lead by Comrade Taofiq Atoyeibi President of Urban and Regional Planning Students of Nigeria UPSAN attended the meeting. Dr Akinola and Tpl Guse of the URP Department of Osun State University were also in attendance.

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