The Lagos state Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, has resigned.
This was disclosed on Monday by Gbenga Omotoso, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy.
According to a press statement Omotoso; “The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has accepted the resignation of the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako. This is a prelude to the restructuring of the Ministry and its agencies.
“Governor Sanwo-Olu thanks the Commissioner for his services to the State and wishes him success in his future endeavours.
“The Governor warns all players in the sector to respect the law or face the consequences of any indiscretion, no matter who the perpetrators are.”
NewsWireNGR recalls that the state has in recent times experienced numerous building collapse.
The most recent is a seven-storey building which collapsed close to the Sand field bus stop, in the Lekki area of Lagos State on Sunday.