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22 Nov 2021
The review is necessary because we are talking about 2004 till date, which is almost 20 years and a lot of things have changed in Nigeria. Definitely, the law has to change.
22 Aug 2021
Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), in collaboration with other agencies; Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) and Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency (LASURA) have agreed to work with Obalende residents to give the area a new look that befits a metropolitan city. During a meeting with the executives of Obalende Landlords Association at…
26 Jul 2021
On the heels of the relocation of saw millers at Okobaba to Agbowa-Ikosi site, the Lagos State Government plans to embark on a comprehensive regeneration of the old site in Ebute Metta.
22 Feb 2021
A Novel scheme to tackle the proliferation of slums in the Lagos metropolis will come on stream later in the year, raising hope for the urban poor, who dwell in environments that fall short of human dignity.
24 Aug 2020
There is a silver lining regarding efforts at regenerating Lagos Island Central Business District (CBD) as the authorities have begun revaluation of the scheme.
26 May 2020
Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwolu, has appointed Faidat Shomade, as the General Manager (GM) of the Lagos State Urban Renewal Authority (LASURA).
18 May 2020
The Lagos State Government has commenced the automation of the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, especially its stage certification
17 May 2020
Lagos State Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has commenced the process of using digital technology for certification, monitoring and urban renewal processes...
18 Nov 2019
A property developer; ASUCON and Company Nigeria Limited has accused the Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency (LASURA) of forceful eviction and allege breach of leasehold agreement on a property located at Tinubu...
2 Sep 2019
The Lagos State Government may have ignited a new vigour in building approval process following the decision of the new Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr Idris Salako to fast track the system in the state.
8 Apr 2019
The legal battle for the soul of a property located at 23 Breadfruit Street, Lagos Island between a limited liability company, AJ Missri and Company Limited and a businessman and developer, Alhaji Hakeem Kosoko has been adjourned till May 24 for hearing of parties applications. Justice Jumoke Pedro fixed the date at the last hearing…
23 Jul 2018
A decade's worth of new hotel supply in Lagos is cause for concern for operators and authorities.


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Iran has scrapped its morality police units after more than two months of protests triggered by the arrest of Mahsa Amini for allegedly violating the country's strict female dress code, local media say. "Morality police have nothing to do with the judiciary" and have been abolished, Attorney General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri was quoted as saying…
36 mins ago
Young Athenians sharpen their shooting skills under the dazzling white lights of an outdoor basketball court, forever dreaming of emulating local hero and global star Giannis Antetokounmpo. The sport offers the tantalising hope of obtaining Greek nationality -- and the promise of an easier life -- for the children of African immigrants born or raised…
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Liberian President George Weah's long absence from the country has raised eyebrows and prompted criticism, leading one opposition figure to ask if the West African nation is running on "autopilot". Weah went abroad at the end of October for a string of political gatherings in numerous countries -- and to watch his footballer son represent…
1 hour ago
Brazil head into Monday's World Cup last-16 tie against South Korea preoccupied by the health of the great Pele and with coach Tite wondering whether to recall Selecao's current number 10 Neymar after an ankle injury after an ankle injury. Tite used his press conference prior to Friday's final group game against Cameroon to wish…
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Tyson Fury said 2023 would be "the "biggest year of my career" as the Briton looks to unify boxing's fractured heavyweight division. Fury, unbeaten as a professional, retained his WBC version of the title with a 10th-round stoppage of Derek Chisora on Saturday -- the third time he has defeated his compatriot. The 34-year-old Fury…