Lagos State Government To Demolish Lekki Houses Built With No Building Plan
Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said his legislature will obliterate structures hindering government’s Right of Way (RoW) at Lekki in Eti-Osa Local Government Area.
Sanwo-Olu said this during a street evaluation on Saturday in Lekki, saying that individuals had assembled structures without arranging endorsement, in this manner blocking government’s RoW.
Sanwo-Olu said that houses based on the RoW and blocks on the arrangement of the Lekki Regional Road were the significant reasons for flooding around Lekki hub.
He said that the Lekki provincial street was intended to be a help get to street for the Lekki-Epe express street.
“We have gone adjust and have seen that there are places where the arrangements are as yet kept, individuals still kept the arranging endorsement of the state government.
“Be that as it may, a significant spot of concern is the place individuals have totally perverted the option to proceed, where individuals have manufactured structures around the spot, without endorsement.
“We will train the Ministry of Physical Planning to come and request their arranging endorsements. The ones that don’t have, we will check every one of those structures for destruction.
“We need to likewise draw in them since we should ask them what different choices they need to give us. What choices are they going to accommodate government.
“On the off chance that individuals that are intended to be enlightened will come and create on government’s option to proceed for future advancement of streets, I think it addresses the spirit of everyone,” he said.
The senator said that expanding on RoW was an elevated level of recklessness by residents and dismissal for the state’s urban arranging masterplan.
As per him, government won’t approve it or kick back and give individuals a chance to exploit the state’s arranging laws.
“So let us take them to open courts, let us take them to the open area, individuals need to perceive how crazy individuals can likewise live and they show that they are working with high dividers with high entryways.
“This administration won’t yield, we will do whatever it is for us to do, with the goal that we can protect the holiness of the state, of the city and individuals that are decent should have relief,” he said.