On 9ja news today, Makeshift houses and brothels in Daki biyu community, Jabi District, Abuja has been demolished by the Federal Capital Territory Administration(FCTA).
The demolition exercise was led by the Director, Development Control Department, Muktar Galadima, who was also accompanied by security personnel and vigilante groups.
According to the Director, the exercise was part of the 13-point Next level mandate of the FCTA to ensure orderliness and sanitation in the city.He added that the increase in security challenges also necessitated the demolition.
“This exercise is necessitated by the rising case of security challenges and in the course of our operation, we discovered some jackknives in one place called Sambisa. These can be used to lynch a person.”
Allottees of undeveloped plots in the area have also been urged to to develop them or risk revocation.
Speaking further, the Daki Biyu Palace Secretary, Mr Andy Sanga, said the operation is “very painful but we have to take it in good faith because we can’t fight the government.”