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Lagos sets date for relocation of Okobaba Sawmill residents


The Lagos State Government says the relocation of residents of Okobaba Sawmill in Ebute Metta to Agbowa- lkosi  will kick off before the end of first quarters of 2020.

The government appealed to the stakeholders of Okobaba Sawmill to cooperate with the government in its effort to relocate the market to a more suitable and business friendly environment in Agbowa.

The call was made by the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako in a statement issued in Alausa on Wednesday.

Salako, in the statement urged the Saw millers, residents and the Oloto family to exercise restraint and allow peace to reign in the community, while reiterating that Government would continue to interact with all stakeholders for a lasting solution while the relocation process was on-going.