- Written by Jonathan C. Uzoh
Engineers, Draftsmen, Bricklayers, Tillers, Carpenters, Block Moulders, Plumbers, Electricians, Iron Benders, Painters, Cement & Sand Suppliers, Wood & Roofing Sheet Suppliers, Food Vendors, Security Men, Drivers, and Landscapers.
In addition, the funding of sustainable housing delivery promotes investments in the production of building materials and boosts linkage businesses, all of which generate employment in the economy.
Empirical evidence has shown that the construction of one-bedroom bungalow requires the services of 50 persons, and for a two-bedroom bungalow, 76 different people are required. This means that for 1,000 housing units of two-bedroom bungalow, 76,000 workers will be engaged. Accordingly, if 1,000 housing units of two-bedroom bungalow are built annually in each of the 36 States of the Federation and FCT, a total of 2,812,000 jobs would be created on an annual basis.