The Minister of FCT, Nyesom Wike has carried out the first demolition of an unapproved structure in Abuja.
According to pmnewsnigeria, a bulldozer of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) demolished a multimillion naira duplex in Wuse Zone 6, built on an unapproved land on Monday.
Mr Mukhtar Gidado, Director, Department of Development Control, said that the building was illegally developed against all warnings by the agency.
He stated that his team had carried out extensive investigation to ascertain the original owner of the plot, given varying claims that were being put forth by the parties.
He also said that investigation revealed that the developer was not the owner of the plot, adding,”that is why we had to remove the building.”