The federal and Lagos state governments mentioned about 795 houses will likely be demolished, paving the best way for the development of the proposed 37 km fourth mainland bridge. The variety of buildings affected is about 9,000.
Nevertheless, the state authorities has assured that the homeowners of the broken properties will likely be adequately compensated. In Lagos, Surroundings Minister Mahmoud Abubakar mentioned there could be a dedication on the a part of the Lagos state authorities to compensate the homeowners of broken properties.
The Minister, who was represented by a director within the division, James Colauli, defined that though the undertaking would have about 16 alignments, the perfect have been chosen.
“There was an alignment that might have an effect on about 9,000 buildings alongside the hall, however we reviewed it and went for the alignment that might have an effect on about 795 houses, reasonably than the one that might accommodate extra houses. He mentioned it was an ongoing matter on how greatest to cut back the unfavourable affect. The State.