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Overview of the Nigerian Institute of Architects
1950s - Three Nigerian Architects, studying in London, conceived the idea of a professional body of architects to be formed to carry out detailed planning for the establishment of an institute in Nigeria.

April 1, 1960 - Six months before the nation’s independence, The Nigerian Institute of Architects was founded as Nigerian Society of Architects in Lagos with 13 foundation members.
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Board of Trustees
  • Arc. Alex I. Ekwueme, fnia,ppnia - Chairman
  • Arc. Frank Mbanefo, fnia, ppnia
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1. African Union of Architects (AUA) - Charter Member
2. Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA) - Charter Member