Delta To Demolish Buildings Violating Asaba Master Plan –Ossai

The Commissioner for Lands and Surveys, Delta State, Hon Chika Ossai said there be no going back on the demolition of buildings on natural waterways, following the increasing flood, occasioned by blockage
of the water channel
The commissioner, who stated this while speaking to newsmen, in Asaba, yesterday on the commitment of the ministry towards retaining the original master plan of the Capital Territory, noted that activities of some persons had resulted to flooding in Asaba, which according to him would no longer be tolerated by the state government.
on Ossai said that those who built on natural waterways without approved
building plans and are building
against the master plan of Asaba, Capital Territory.
He added that the ministry of lands, surveys and urban Development will continue to ensure that developers did not go contrary to the Asaba master
plan, saying anyone found to have contravened the original plan will be sanctioned.
Ossai, who charged developers to desist from building on waterways, said the state government will not hesitate to demolish such structures.
The commissioner urged residents of Asaba and other major towns and cities across the state to report any structures blocking water channels and obstructions on the road.