The Securities and Exchange Commission has said it will be collaborating with stakeholders in real estate investment to reduce the country’s housing deficit.
The Director-General, SEC, Mr Lamido Yuguda, said this during a meeting with the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers in Abuja.
According to a statement, Yuguda said the SEC values the service that NIESV provides to the capital market and the nation.
He added that there was a large room for greater collaboration between the commission and the institution.
The President and Chairman of Council, NIESV, Mr Emmanuel Wike, commended the SEC management for the contribution the capital market was making to the economic development of the country.
He was quoted as soliciting the strengthening of collaboration between SEC and NIESV.