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Land Grabbing

29 Nov
The traditional ruler of Obeagu-Ugwuaji Autonomous Community in Enugu South Council, Enugu State, Igwe Christopher Ikenga, yesterday, dismissed allegations of land grabbing and intimidation leveled against him
12 Oct
Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Enforcement Agency (Task Force) has arrested a five-man land grabbing syndicate, who operates at the Command Secondary School, Ipaja axis, Ikola Junction, for trying to forcefully take possession of 12 hectares of land belonging to the state Ministry of Housing.
23 Sep
Justice Serifat Sonaike of a Lagos High Court, Ikeja, yesterday, remanded a businessman, Gabriel Okafor Uzondu, in Ikoyi Correctional centre for alleged land grabbing.
18 Sep
Chief Taiwo Hassan. Esq, The Legal Adviser to the APC leader in Lagos State, Cardinal James Omolaja Odunmbaku (alias Baba Eto), has refuted claims levied against his principal. According to him, the much-revered politician and cleric is a good-standing member of society with an impeccable record as well as qualities that rank as an elderstateman.…
5 Sep
Oyo State Government has declared that land grabbing will no longer be tolerated in the state as offenders now face up to 15 years jail term.
4 Aug
Operatives of Rivers State Police Command, yesterday, arrested four police officers at Cedar Wood Estate, off SARS road, in Obio/Akpor Local Council of the state for alleged involvement in land grabbing and collection of illegal levy from developers in the area.
19 Apr
For a second time, the Commanding Officer, 174 Battalion, Nigeria Army, Odogunyan Ikorodu, Lt Colonel Seyi Sholotan, has ignored an invitation extended to him by the Lagos State Taskforce on Land Grabbers.
5 Dec 2021
The shock on their faces was visible, just as their countenances mirrored the pain they were undergoing over the demolition of their houses by land grabbers.
4 Aug 2021
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, commended the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, for his support and collaboration with the government on the new property protection law to check ...
12 Oct 2020
Some months after the death of the founder of First Foundation Hospital, Dr Olutosin Ajayi, a lawyer, Mr. Akinjide Isola, has called on the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) to intervene over intrusion on the deceased’s property by land grabbers, destroying structures erected on the land in Opebi area of Ikeja. According to the…
30 Sep 2019
The Baale of Candoso area of Ipaja, a Lagos suburb, Chief Moroof Owonla, a.k.a. Kaka, yesterday said he was not involved in land grabbing activities...
24 Sep 2019
Following the protest by the residents of some communities in Ayobo area of Lagos State against the activities of land grabbers, the state government has set up committee to investigate the allegations.


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