From:Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The Director General of Kaduna Geographic Information services (KADGIS), Mrs Altine Jibril, has said kaduna State is moving from analogue to digital in land administration.
She made the assertion when she received officials of the Nigeria Institute of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, (NIESV) who were on courtesy visit to her office yesterday.
She said this development has brought significant changes in the proceses of land administration in the state.
Jibril said KADGIS is in a transitional stage and pleaded with customers to bear with any problems which she said are minimal.
The Director General commended members of NIESV in the state for being partners in progress with KADGIS.
She promised that all areas of improvements suggested by the Institute would be carefully studied and there will be a continual engagement with them.
Speaking earlier, State Chairman of NIESV, ESV. Olubunmi Ogundiya, commended Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El Rufai, and management team of KADGIS for the transformation in land administration in the state .
ESV. Ogundiya however said there is need to consider the time frame for completion of documentations, as some takes between one to two years.
He also advised that poor communication between KADGIS and customers should be improved upon.
Ogundiya said the Institute is willing to organize update trainings to staff of KADGIS to improve their productivity.