Tent Group doesn't only provide homes for Nigeria's population; it strives to make them affordable and useful by providing lenient payment plans and creating basic infrastructure.
Intelligent, hardworking, enterprising, and beautiful are some words that best describe Mrs. Chizoba Charity Nwakamma, the amiable wife of Mr. Charles Chukwuemeka Nwakamma, Executive Chairman of Tent Group Limited. A leading and major player in the Real Estate sector in Nigeria, Tent Group Limited is actively managed by Mrs. Chizoba Charity Nwakamma and her husband as she serves as the Managing Director.
These power couples have done incredibly well for an organization that began not too long ago, some of the accomplishments recorded in the industry are things other property firms who have been in business longer than Tent Group Limited can only dream of, such as providing luxury and affordable homes with flexible payment plans to Nigerians within and in the diaspora. This is why they have become the “go-to” choice for Nigerians seeking to own homes. This multi-award-winning property development company is duly recognized by the Nigerian government and has become a household name in the country and is flourishing seamlessly.
Mrs. Chizoba Charity Nwakamma had a chat with PLEASURES MAGAZINE, and the very charming lady opened up on the operations of the company.
Could you introduce yourself and what you do at Tent Group Ltd?
I am Mrs. Chizoba Charity Nwakamma, the Managing Director, Tent Group Ltd. Married to a handsome, wonderful, caring, goal oriented (Smiles), full of strength man given to me from above (God), Mr. Charles Chukwuemeka Nwakamma. We have been married for 20 years and are blessed with 3 beautiful children. I joined him in his Real Estate Business in the year 2014 after I left the civil service with the Power Holding Company of Nigeria. As the MD of Tent Group LTD, I oversee the daily business operations of the company.
What is the driving force behind the Tent Group Ltd?
The driving force behind the Tent Group Ltd is our vision and desire to provide housing for all, seeing individuals and families happy as homeowners, and the quest to bring solutions to the nation's housing problems.
As the Managing Director, working with your Husband, can you describe an ideal workday?
My typical day running Tent Group Ltd with my husband is best described as exciting. The day usually starts with family morning devotion, then I set out to work at about 8:30 am after my house chores. At the office, I go through my daily schedule making sure all heads of the various departments are in high spirits for the day's task. Working closely with the boss (my husband) has afforded me the opportunity of meeting some of our high net worth clients and visits to various sites at some point. The most beautiful being around 3:30pm when I get to go for lunch with the boss (my husband), this time helps us to create big family bond even as the work goes on. I round up my work activities at about 4:30pm to return home.
What does integrity mean to your husband as a person?
Integrity is everything to my husband, this has kept our business on top. We ensure we deliver what we have promised. Integrity is one of the virtues we take seriously because it is a quality we imbibe in our children, and you know children learn faster by what they see, so my husband and I try to be examples to our children.
How would you describe the level of affordability in terms of the socio-economic groups that you target for your projects?
The level of affordability cannot be compared with what is in the open market, we put into consideration all cadres of workers and offtakes before embarking on any project. For us, value is key, we are looking at the satisfaction of our clients and longevity of our company, to achieve that we provide affordable and high standard properties.
What are the ambitions of Tent Group Ltd?
The ambitions of Tent Group Ltd is to provide housing for all using best standard practice, striving to be a household name in the Real Estate Sector across Nigeria and abroad
How do you envision the future?
I envision the future with tremendous growth beyond the point we are now. I see global spread with lots of giant achievement.
What’s your personal leadership philosophy?
My personal leadership philosophy is to always work as a team with my subordinates, encourage everyone to bring out their best potentials and being kind to all I come across.
What keeps you and your team motivated?
My team and I get so motivated by our quest for the best standard in every work.
What do you do for fun?
What I do for fun?, I read books a lot, I enjoy travel with my family.
What advice would you give home buyers?
My advice to homeowners is this, please keep buying houses from us as we have distinguished our self in providing affordable and high standard homes.
Who are your potential customers?
Our potential customers are Nigerians (within and in diaspora), individuals, corporate organisations who desire to have their own houses, average and high income earners, thrift societies, educational institutions, e.t.c.
Your final word
I give encouragement to everyone who can afford to own a home to do so now. Visit Tent Group Ltd for your quality and affordable homes. Stop procrastination, seize from being a tenant, you can be a landlord.
Thank you for your time.
Company Name: Tent Group Limited
Contact Person: Chizoba Charity Nwakamma
Phone: +234 907 777 7741
Address: Nicon Insurance Building 6th Floor Right Wing Plot 242 Muhammad Buhari Way Central Business District Abuja FCT
City : Abuja