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LASG seals 19 more buildings in Banana Island over planning permit

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As part of the on-going efforts to control physical development and promote a sustainable living environment, the Lagos State Government (LASG), on Thursday, sealed 19 additional buildings in the highbrow Banana Island, Ikoyi. The sealed buildings violated the physical planning laws of the state in terms of structure and locations, and also failed to obtain the required building permit. The ...

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LASG orders building owners to conduct structural stability tests

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In response to the partial collapse of a 3-storey building at Alagomegi-Yaba on Monday, the Lagos State Government (LASG) has ordered owners of buildings in the state to immediately carry out structural stability tests on their properties. This is expedient, given the onset of the rainy seasons, and the presence of statistics to show that many buildings collapse during the ...

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Lagos Begins Construction Work On Creek Road, Apapa

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LAGOS – To maintain an effective transportation system across the Lagos Metropolis, the Lagos State government has announced the temporary closure of Creek Road, from Mr. Biggs to Warehouse Road junction, in Apapa from Friday, May 8, 2020, to Friday, May 15, 2020, for the resumption of the on-going construction by HITECH. A statement issued at the weekend by the state ...

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Test materials before building, LASG tells residents

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The Lagos State Government has urged residents to test materials before embarking on any construction work to reduce the spate of building collapse in the state. A statement on Wednesday said the acting General Manager of the Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory, Olalekan Ajani, spoke during a meeting with officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency. Ajani, according to ...

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Gridlock: Lagos takes action against property owners, religious, event centres, clubs

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The Lagos State Government on Sunday, cautioned operators of event centres, property owners, religious centres and other places of attraction to desist from compounding traffic gridlock on roads around their locations. The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, in a statement, read the riot act to owners of event centres and places of attraction to desist from activities that could ...

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LASG harps on effective management of construction, demolition, disaster waste

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LASG – Mr. Tunji Bello, the Lagos State Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, said this on Thursday, during a Stakeholders’ Forum on Construction, Demolition and Disaster Waste (CDDW) Management in Lagos State. The forum, organised by the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), has the theme: ”Creating Value Through Responsible Management of Construction and Demolition Waste in Lagos State.”  Represented ...

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Lagos Ilubirin Foreshore scheme ready in 2020 –LASG

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The Lagos State Government has said the Ilubirin Foreshore Housing Project on the Lagos Island that seemed abandoned by the immediate past administration and revived by current administration will be fully delivered in 2020. The State Government in collaboration with the developer of the project, First Investment Development Company (FIDC), has expressed commitment that points to the completion and delivery of ...

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LASG plans clampdown on illegal structures

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The Lagos State Government has declared zero tolerance for illegal  structures without building permit in the state. The Chairman, House Committee on Physical Planning and Urban Development, Nureni Akinsanya, on Thursday said the state planned to sanitise the building construction industry and would no longer tolerate illegal structures. Akinsanya, who made this known at a stakeholders’ workshop on ‘Physical Planning ...

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Lagos launches e-Platform to curb fraudulent practices in Real Estate

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Lagos State Government, on Wednesday, launched a Real Estate Transaction portal to curb fraudulent practices in the real estate business. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu unveiled the portal at a stakeholders’ meeting held at Eko Hotel & Suites in Victoria Island. The portal, the Governor said, will secure investments in property market by checkmating unscrupulous dealings in transactional process. It will also ...

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LASG calls for registration of real estate practitioners

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The Lagos State Government (LASG) has called on Real Estate Agents, Properties Developers and all stakeholders in the housing sector across the State to register their operations with the Lagos State Real Estate Transaction Department, LASRETRAD, a Directorate under the State Ministry of Housing. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Housing, Mrs. Toke Benson-Awoyinka, who made the call during ...

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