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May 27th, 2014
Nigeria: Surveyors Ask Govt to Invest in Digital Mapping

Speaking while welcoming members and guests to the 49th Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Institution of Surveyors (NIS) in Benin, the President of NIS, Mr Bode Adeaga said government should begin massive investment in remote sensing and digital mapping to nip in the bud the various challenges confronting the nation. He said, “Our investment in the surveying and mapping of the country is an investment in our future; in the sustainability of our economy, in the protection of our environment, in the assurance of our security and ability to adequately and appropriately respond to emergencies, and to grow a healthy and productive nation.” Read More