Thursday, October 17, 2019

Over 100 buildings marked for removal in Magodo

The Lagos State Government has marked over 100 buildings for removal in Magodo area of the state following the collapse of a building which killed a mother and her three children.

The woman and her three children died last Saturday after a house built on a hill collapsed on another at Otun Araromi area of Isheri – Magodo-Isheri.

Officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, led by the General Manager, Engr. Abiola Kosegbe were at Otun Araromi area of Isheri – Magodo-Isheri on Thursday to monitor illegal development in the area, especially Orisha waterfront where the collapsed building that killed four people occurred.

It was discovered that over 100 illegal buildings have been marked for removal in the waterlogged area to avert disaster. Residents were seen paddling canoe to get to their destination as flood had taken over the road and hundreds of properties.