With urbanisation posing more challenges for cities, planners under the aegis of Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Lagos chapter have reiterated the need for physical development plans and its implementation to control traffic...
Satellite Town residents in Lagos, yesterday stoutly rejected the siting of tank farms in the densely residential area created in 1976.
Worried by the incessant cases of building collapse and loss of lives, Lagos State Government has again pulled down two distressed buildings in Lagos Island.
To stop distressed buildings from causing major havoc in the state, the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LABSCA) and the state’s Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) yesterday...
16 Oct 2020
The Lagos State government has declared zero tolerance for siting gas and petrol stations in densely populated residential areas across the state.
17 Aug 2020
Better days may be in the offing for young professionals in Lagos as the State Government is planning a new homeownership scheme to solve their peculiar housing challenges.
17 Sep 2018
The Lagos authorities have issued 150 fresh notices to private developers in Oyingbo area, urging them to regularise their building approval permits.The notice was given by the State’s Building Control Agency in collaboration with the Physical Planning Permit Authority and the Ministry of Information and Strategy.
11 Jun 2018
The Lagos authorities have begun clampdown on property owners that converted their residential buildings into commercial purposes.
16 Mar 2018
The Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) yesterday said it plans to bring about 500,000 duly registered new building permit entries into the agency’s data bank within the next 6-months.
29 Dec 2017
The job of the ministry first and foremost is to initiate, formulate policies, ensure compliant, review the physical planning environment, urban planning development...
20 Mar 2017
Experts have warned developers and engineers against sharp practices to avoid further building collapse in the country.
12 Dec 2016
As part of measures towards restoring sanity and safety in the built environment in Lagos State, the State’s Building Control Agency (LASBCA) has embarked ...