What you can expect from Nigeria’s Mortgage finance market in 2018
09 February 2018 | 2:00 pm
Nigeria's Mortgage finance market recorded a 82 per cent growth between 2010 and 2016 as activities in the space is gradually picking up but what can we expect from the space in this year?
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