According to reports, the Ogun House of Assembly on Tuesday passed into law a bill proposing 25 years imprisonment for anyone found guilty of fraudulent conduct and forceful takeover of landed property in the state.
The Majority Leader of the assembly, Mr Adeyinka Mafe, moved the motion for the third reading of the bill which was seconded by Mr Adebowale Ojuri.
The bill had sought to prohibit forcible entry and occupation of landed properties, violent and fraudulent conduct in relation to landed […]
Some land grabbers and their thugs have invaded the Federal Housing Estate in the Alagbado area of Lagos State, killing Jamiu Olipede, the son of Oba Musiliu Olipede, the Olorile of Itori Oke Egba land, Ogun State.
It was learnt that Jamiu’s death was the culmination of a land crisis in the estate, as the land grabbers had claimed that part of the land on which the Federal Government built the estate belonged to them.
It was gathered that 29-year-old Jamiu, who […]