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HOUSING AUTHORITY

 

FUNCTIONS:

  1. The functions of the Authority shall be:
    1. To provide and increase the houses needed by members of the public to purchase or rent
    2. From time to time, to prepare and submit for the approval of the state government, schemes for providing more houses in the state;
    3. To provide and guarantee loans to enable members of the public purchase or build their own houses.
  2. Without prejudice to the generality of this section the authority may: -
    1. Either alone or in association with other persons or organisations, businesses, companies and other institutions, undertake the development of housing estates;
    2. Construct and maintain houses and other buildings necessary or desirable for the performance of its functions;
    3. Provide and maintain roads, footways, bridges, drains, sewers, water-course and other basic works required in connection with housing estates of the Authority or any house constructed by it;
    4. Acquire, construct, maintain or repair any works, plant or apparatus, and provide electrical, mechanical, civil, water, sanitary and other services required in connection with housing estates of the authority, or any house constructed by it.
    5. Prohibit, control and regulate the presence of any person or things on premises occupied or managed by the authority
    6. Mobilize the savings of members of the public;
    7. Do such other business, things or acts as it may consider conducive or advantageous to its functions, and
    8. From time to time, fix and collect rents from the tenants.

 

PRINCIPAL OFFICERS

GENERAL MANAGER: ALHAJI MOHAMMED MUSA AHMED, FICEN.

ALHAJI BABANGIDA A. SADEEQ, FICEN.                      AGM. (OPERATIONS)

ALHAJI FAROUK ADAMU, FICEN..                                   AGM (FINANCE)

WADA SALISU KIYAWA                                                   AGM (LAND AND ESTATE)

ALHAJI HARUNA RABIU, MIICA.                                      BOARD SECRETARY

 


 

 

 

PROJECTS

 

S/N

PROJECT NAME

PROJECT OWNER

PROJECT TYPE

COMMENCEMENT DATE

DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

STATUS

 

1

Fatara Housing Estate

Housing Authority

Residential

2009

3,2 and 1 bed room types (70 unit)

100% completed

 

2

Police Quarters

Housing Authority

Police Houses

2009

1 bedroom semi – detached (20 units)

100%

 

3

Resettlement of Victims 

Housing Authority

Rural resettlement scheme

2009

Construction of 50 units of 3 and 2 bedroom houses  

90%

 

4

Construction of drainages

Housing Authority

Drainages at Yadi/Takur estates

2008/2009

Construction of drainages at yadi and takur housing estates in Dutse. 650M long 

100%

 

5

Rehabilitation of sock-away and septic tank

Housing Authority

Sock away and septic tanks

2008/2009

General rehabilitation of sock-away and septic tanks both at Yadi and Takur housing estates

100%

 

6

Rehabilitation of access roads

Housing Authority

Estates access roads rehabilitation

2009

General rehabilitation of access roads at Takur and Yadi housing estates 

100%

 

 



7

Renovation Work

Housing Authority

General Renovation Work

2009

General renovation or 1 No. Burst houses at commissioner’s quarters Bye-pass road housing estates, Dutse 

90%

 

8

Renovation Work

Housing Authority

General renovation & fencing work of 2-3 bedrooms at permanent secretary’s quarters at old secretary 

2009

General renovation & fencing work of permanent secretary’s quarters at old secretary (Adhoc responsibility by SSG’s office) 

100%

 

9

Completion of Fanisau Housing Estate

Housing Authority

Completion of 20 No. houses at Fanisau Housing Estate

2008

Completion of uncompleted 20 No. houses at Fanisau in Dutse

100%

 

10

Renovation work at Fanisau

Housing Authority

Renovation of 20 No. 2 Bedroom houses at Fanisau Housing Estate

2008

General renovation of 2 bedroom houses at Fanisau housing estate

100%

 

11

Provision of office for Federal High Court

Housing Authority

Provision of office accommodation

2009

Provision of office, finishing and equipment for the Federal High Court Dutse 

100%

 

12

Wall fencing of police Houses of Bamaina

Housing Authority

Construction of block wall fencing at Bamaina Police Houses

2009

Construction of block wall fencing including gate

100%

 

13

General renovation of offices and equipment at the Authority Head Quarters   

Housing Authority

Renovation work

2008-2009

General renovation of offices, provision of office equipment etc.

100%

 

14

Renovation and completion of 20 No. 3-bedroom houses at the Hydrafoam houses at Kiyawa road bye-pass.

Housing Authority

General renovation and completion work

2008

Renovation of existing building and completion of 5No. Houses

100%

 

15

General rehabilitation of Street Light in the estates in Dutse.

Housing Authority

Rehabilitation works

2008-2009

General Rehabilitation and replacement of street lights within estates at Yadi, Takur, Bamaina and Kiyawa road.

100%

                             

 

 

 

 

CONTACT: JIGAWA STATE HOUSING AUTHORITY

BLOCK 37/38 OLD SECRETARIAT, P.M.B. 7080, DUTSE

 

Email: housing@jigawastate.gov.ng