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SANWO-OLU URGES LAGOSIANS TO EMBRACE ‘BLUE BOX’ PROGRAMME

… As Lagos State Marks World Habitat Day Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has urged Lagosians to embrace the ‘Blue Box’ programme and ‘Community Clean-Up’ Campaign initiatives of the government, designed to strategically manage solid waste in the State. The Governor, who gave the charge today in his keynote address at an event organised to mark the World Habitat Day …

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LAGOS COMMISSIONER PROMISES BETTER DEAL IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

The newly appointed Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako has promised a better deal for the built environment in Lagos, saying that he would strive to attain a liveable, organised and prosperous city in line with the mandate of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration. Salako made the promise on Tuesday in Ikeja while speaking at …

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Dr. IDRIS OKANLA SALAKO —HONOURABLE COMMISSIONER

Idris Okanla’ Salako, Managing Director of Crawford Synergy Limited, an urban regeneration consulting firm and Technical Director at Infrastructure Multi Project partners Limited was born on October 11, 1968. He obtained the national Diploma, Town and Regional Planning at The Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, from where he proceeded to the Federal University of Technology, Akure for his Bachelor of Technology in …

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LASG PARTNERS INSTITUTE OF TOWN PLANNERS ON LIVABLE CITY

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday engaged members of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) in a bid to consolidate institutional support for the attainment of its livable city goal. Receiving members of the Institute on a courtesy visit to the Ministry at Alausa, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Arc. Foluso Dipe noted that …

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LASG URGES DEVELOPERS TO FOLLOW LAID DOWN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION RULES

The Lagos State Government has urged all stakeholders in the built environment to follow standard steps and procedures in construction of buildings in Lagos State. A release signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Arc. Foluso Dipe emphasised that developers must adhere strictly to laid down procedure and inculcate the habit of building right in …

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LAGOS WARNS AGAINST USE OF THIRD-PARTY AGENTS IN SEEKING PLANNING PERMITS

  The Permanent Secretary of Lagos State Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mrs. Boladele Dapo-Thomas has cautioned the building public to desist from engaging the services of agents or third parties in seeking planning information and obtaining planning permits in the State. Speaking as a panel discussant at the FIABCI–NIGERIA International Real Estate Federation Business Forum held on …

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