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Residents of Enugwu-Agidi in Njikoka local council, Anambra State have cried out against activities of militia and thugs allegedly sponsored by a titled traditional leader in Awka South council, Ozo Jeff Nweke, to intimidate and forcefully grab the Mbanano community land.
Members of Abomiti, Yegunda and Eyin-Osa communities in Epe Local Council of Lagos State have protested against the activities of land grabbers in their areas.
Residents of Kara Nla, Kara Ewumi and Torotoro Ijere communities in Mowe, Obafemi Owode Local Council of Ogun State have urged security agents and other relevant authorities to rescue them from the torment of criminals and land grabbers in the area.
Ogun State government has reassured that it would not tolerate the activities of land grabbers in the state, vowing to deal with anyone found culpable with the full wrath of law.
Ogun State Police Command has arrested three members of land grabbing syndicate, terrorising Gbayunre village in Ado Odo Ota Local Council of Ogun State.
A construction engineer, Samuel Oladele has asked a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, for an order to protect his life from some operatives of the Nigeria Police and suspected land grabbers.
Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter has bemoaned influx of land grabbers in the nation’s headquarters, saying their activities are disrupting genuine developmental efforts.
The management of Shalom Nursery and Primary School and Cedar College, Baruwa, Ipaja, Lagos has raised the alarm over invasion of their school premises by people suspected to be land grabbers, who also allegedly assault some staff of the school.