The Lagos State Authorities has banned occupation of deserted buildings and properties underneath development, in a transfer to deal with insecurity.
Idris Salako, Commissioner for Bodily Planning and City Growth, introduced the order in a press release on Friday.
Salako mentioned the authorities clearly understands the hazard posed by the possible unfold of the “ugly scenario” in Nigeria.
He lamented how social miscreants continued to transform deserted buildings and undertaking websites to their bases, from the place they assault residents.
The ministry invoked its powers, underneath Part 73 of the Lagos State City and Regional Planning and Growth Regulation 2019 (as amended).
Salako advised house owners and builders of uncompleted or present buildings to all the time guarantee their properties have been in correct environmental circumstances.
“No deserted constructing will probably be allowed, for safety and security cause”, the commissioner burdened.
Additionally, no development employee ought to keep again past 6:00p.m. inside premises of buildings present process development.
Lagos warned property house owners and builders to conform inside 30 days or threat the seal of their buildings, amongst additional actions.
Lagos bans occupation of uncompleted buildings, offers house owners ultimatum