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Fire guts 250 shanties, 200 makeshift houses at Oko-Oba, Lagos

Reading Time: < 1 minutes A fire has destroyed 250 shanties, 200 makeshift buildings and 40 sawmilling machines at Oko-Oba in Lagos. The fire which broke out on Wednesday was confirmed by Mr Ibrahim Farinloye, Zonal Coordinator (Southwest) of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). He said the fire began at 11.40 a.m. but was put out by the combined Read More…

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Lagos Task Force gives 7-day quit notice to squatters in Oko Oba

Reading Time: < 1 minutes The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Task Force has issued a seven-day quit notice to squatters in  illegal structures at  Fagba on Abbatior Road in Oko-Oba, Agege, near Lagos. The Head of Public Affairs of the taskforce, Mr Taofiq Adebayo, issued the notice in a statement in Lagos on Sunday. Adebayo said the illegal structures Read More…