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BUILDERS GUILD APPLAUDS LAGOS COMMISSIONER’S VISIT TO MAGODO WETLAND

The Building Construction Professional Guild has commended the Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako for the assessment visit to Magodo wetland on Tuesday, saying that the visit was consistent with calls for preservation of the buffer zone. The Coordinator of the Ikosi-Isheri Chapter of the Organisation, Surveyor Tayo Fifo, who gave the commendation in reaction to the Commissioner’s …

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LASG SET TO EMBRACE TECHNOLOGY FOR CITY TRANSFORMATION

The Lagos State Ministry of PhysicalPlanning and Urban Development has commenced the move to automate stage certification, monitoring and urban renewal processes through the Lagos State PhysicalPlanning Permit Authority (LASPPPA), Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) and the Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency (LASURA) respectively. The Honourable Commissioner for PhysicalPlanning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, disclosed this on Saturday at the Secretariat, Alausa, after he …

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COMMISSIONER VISITS MAGODO WETLAND, RESTATES ZERO-TOLERANCE FOR ILLEGAL PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT

Lagos State Commissioner for PhysicalPlanning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, on Tuesday, paid an official visit to the Magodo wetland for an on-the-spot assessment, just as he restated the State Government’s zero-tolerance for illegal property development across the metropolis. Speaking during the visit, Dr. Salako stated that the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, being responsible for the maintenance of an orderly, livable …

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COVID-19: LAGOS RELEASES GUIDELINES ON BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

Sequel to the gradual and controlled easing of the COVID-19 lockdown in the State, the Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, has released updated guidelines relevant to building construction sites in the State. The guidelines were is listed in a statement issued on Friday by the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, who said that it had become …

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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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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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LAGOS AUDITS PETROL FILLING STATIONS, EVENT CENTERS

In an effort to correct the distortions in the physical development of structures in the State and ensure compliance with the State Physical Planning Law, Lagos State Government through its Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development is embarking on data collation of Event Centers and Petrol Filling Stations to complement the ongoing screening of illegal gas plants in the …

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LASG URGES DEMOLISHED PROPERTY OWNERS TO SUBMIT TITLE DOCUMENTS

… Says Prompt Submission Will Fast Track Payment Of Compensation The Lagos State Government on Monday appealed to property owners affected by the ongoing removal of structures on the Right of Way of road expansion projects in various areas of the State to submit the relevant documents that will easy processing and payment of compensation, saying prompt submission will enable …

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