Friday, 19th August 2022
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20 May
The collapse of a two-storey building at ChrisIgadi Street off Ago Palace way opposite Kilimanjaro/AP filling station on Saturday, May 7, 2022, has again brought to the fore the need for more proactive measures to curb the menace...
12 May
Posed to address incessant building collapse in Lagos, the state government, yesterday, ordered immediate stop to approval for structures above three floors in Ebute-Metta East and West.
22 Mar
The Association of Town Planning Consultants of Nigeria (ATOPCON), Lagos State Branch, yesterday bemoaned recent attacks on officials of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) and Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority...
19 Mar
Lagos State Government has condemned the attack on its officials by thugs while on enforcement activities/removal of illegal PFS in Ajao Estate area of Lagos State.
22 Dec 2021
The Lagos State Government has urged developers and property owners with expired provisional planning permits to submit applications for final planning permits before the commencement of enforcement.
27 Sep 2021
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...
15 Sep 2021
Satellite Town residents in Lagos, yesterday stoutly rejected the siting of tank farms in the densely residential area created in 1976.
16 Mar 2021
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.
3 Mar 2021
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.


1 hour ago
Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom.
2 hours ago
A man was injured and a woman was in serious condition after a shooting in a shopping centre in southern Sweden on Friday, police said.
3 hours ago
South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who should ascend to the throne of the country's most influential traditional monarchy.
4 hours ago
NEW YORK, USA, 19 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Countries should consider giving a second COVID-19 vaccine booster to older persons, pregnant women, health workers, people with weaker immune systems and those at higher risk of severe disease, experts appointed by the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.  The recommendation comes in a statement issued by the Strategic…
4 hours ago
Some civil servants in the South East have called for the reform of the National Housing Fund (NHF) to make the agency meet up its mandate of housing provision.