GIS and Re-certification of Titles in Niger State

Project Name: GIS and Re-certification of Titles in Niger State
Commissioning: October, 2011
Client: Niger State Government
Country: Nigeria

Objectives of the project is to ease the burden of searching voluminous files, efficient use of man-hour, avoidance of data loss, keeping mutilated records and storing old and irrelevant information, and enable easy retrieval of data, statistics, plans and reports from a database. This was achieved with a computerized information system for Land Administration.



President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan cuts the ribbon
in the Commissioning of Niger State GIS (October 2011)


Description of the services provided

The project included many activities and services all of which were provided by Sivan Design:

  • Infrastructure network and internet
  • Hardware equipment including servers, desktops, scanners, printers and peripherals
  • Software NIGIS Software development and adaptation according to Ministry’s needs
  • Data conversion, map digitization and storage in the system
  • Training and support of relevant personnel
  • Maintenance routine and ongoing support



President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan signs the first C of O using NigerGIS System


Niger State NigerGIS Laboratory


The system was developed and deployed by Sivan Design using the most advanced technologies and infrastructure. Software technologies: Microsoft .Net, Autodesk GIS software, SQL database, multi-tier architecture, etc. Hardware&communication: HP workstations, HP servers, plotter, Internet connection, office equipment, air-conditioning, generator and many more.



NIGIS office building



NIGIS office building entrance