Thursday, 21st October 2021
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27 Sep
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
Satellite Town residents in Lagos, yesterday stoutly rejected the siting of tank farms in the densely residential area created in 1976.
16 Mar
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
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 ...


23 mins ago
The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has been brought to court by officials of the Department of State Security (DSS) for his trial. Kanu was brought into the courtroom amid heavy security at exactly 8:00 am but journalists were denied access to film or take pictures of the IPOB…
27 mins ago
Nicki Minaj scored a minor victory in the ongoing court case between her, her husband Kenneth Petty and his accuser Jennifer Hough. Rolling stone reports that a federal clerk for the Eastern District of New York had determined that Minaj had responded to Hough's lawsuit against her for harassment. As such, the court denied Hough's…
3 hours ago
The United Kingdom-based Nigerian-born prime property agent and Managing Director and Founder of Daniel Ford International, Yemi Edun, is again in the news for all the good reasons. The top property maestro, who recently clocked 50 years old, which was stylishly marked with pomp and panache amongst his inner cycle, friends and family aboard the…
6 hours ago
“There is so much injustice in this country, the police are under-paid and have not learnt any lesson from #EndSARS….” These were the last words of a Canadian-based protester, Patriot Patrick Eholor, yesterday, while speaking with journalists...
6 hours ago
Visiting Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has raised the alarm over presence of a terror group hibernating in Nigeria, Fetullah Terrorist Organisation (FETO), as both nations, yesterday, signed eight critical bilateral agreements on energy, defence and hydrocarbon, among others.