1 dies, 3 trapped as another building collapses in Lagos

Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the…

*COVID-19: Lagos records six deaths, 519 cases in two days (Nation)*Lagos prosecutes man for alleged assault on LASBCA officers (Guardian)

COVID-19: Lagos records six deaths, 519 cases in two days (Nation) We have quite a long way to go and we do not know how many more waves of infections ahead.” With these words, the Lagos State government yesterday cautioned…

*Lagos marks 70 buildings for demolition (Punch)*Court remands driver over alleged vandalisation of railway track slippers (Leadership)

Lagos marks 70 buildings for demolition (Punch) The Lagos State Building Control Agency said it has demolished a partially collapsed building at No. 19, Church Street, Lagos Island, and its set to demolish 70 others. A statement on Friday by…

*Lagos seals 45 residential, commercial buildings in Lagos Island (Guardian)*FRSC impounds 835 articulated vehicles in Lagos (Sun)*Sanwo-Olu names new LASU governing council members (Guardian)

Lagos seals 45 residential, commercial buildings in Lagos Island (Guardian) No fewer than 45 residential and commercial buildings along Admiralty Way, Lekki, have been sealed by officials of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), for alleged illegal extension of development…

*Distressed building: Agency cordons-off 3-storey, issues 7-day evacuation ultimatum (Guardian)*Osborne Foreshore residents debunk rumours of planned violence (Tribune)

Distressed building: Agency cordons-off 3-storey, issues 7-day evacuation ultimatum (Guardian) The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) has cordoned off a distressed three-storey building in Oshodi with a seven-day evacuation ultimatum on traders and residents to save lives. The ultimatum…

Lagos: Only 8 tank farms have permits

The Lagos State government has said only eight out of the 41 tank farms in the state had planning permits. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr Idris Salako, made this known during a meeting with the operators…

*8 Lagos cops detained for extorting social media influencer (Punch) *Group sensitises Lagos youths on dangers of drug abuse (Guardian)

8 Lagos cops detained for extorting social media influencer (Punch) The Lagos State Police Command has arrested eight police personnel for their alleged involvement in the assault and extortion of a social media influencer, Olumide Bakare. Confirming the arrest, the…

*Lagos issues notice to demolish 102 distressed buildings (Guardian) *Outrage as police brutalise, extort man of N260,000 in Lagos (Punch)

Lagos issues notice to demolish 102 distressed buildings (Guardian) The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), yesterday, said 102 out of about 500 identified distressed buildings in the state have been marked for demolition. The state also advised all tenants/occupiers…

Police brutalise, detain Lagos officials during enforcement

Some riot policemen serving as security operatives on the site of an ongoing building construction on Olumide Madariola Street, Sea Side Estate, Badore Ajah, Lagos, have allegedly attacked a team of the Lagos State Building Control Agency. The PUNCH was…

Building collapse: Two churches, 17 houses shut in Ikorodu (Nation)

For violating town planning laws, officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) at the weekend shut down 19 buildings in Igbogbo Baiyeku, Ikorodu. General Manager, LASBCA, Mr Abiola Kosegbe, led the enforcement team of the agency, escorted by…

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