The agency received reports concerning a distressed 2 storey building at the above mentioned address. A joint response team comprising the Agency’s officials and LASBCA personnel observed that a residential building was showing visible cracks and defects.
The occupants of the building have been evacuated by the Agency’s officials. The building has subsequently failed the integrity testing and is undergoing a controlled demolition with LASEMA heavy duty equipment, with a go-ahead from the Honorable Commissioner, Ministry of Physical Planning.
Members of the public are urged to take necessary corrective action on their properties to safeguard property and lives from inclement weather conditions especially as the State’s resources are committed to battling the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu