We’ll not demolish official residences of Senate President, Speaker, says FCTA


By Salisu Sani-Idris

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says there is no plan to demolish the official residences of the President of Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

The Executive Secretary of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), Mr Ahmed Hadi, made this known when he appeared before the House of Representatives ad hoc Committee investigating the real estate sector in the FCT, on Tuesday in Abuja.

Hadi said that the official residents of the President of Senate and the Speaker did not in anyway contravened the extant Abuja Master Plan.

He also said that due diligence had been done in every bit of process for the construction of the structures.

” We want to use this forum to reach out to the leadership of the National Assembly that there was no any intention to raise the issue or embarrass the offices of the President of Senate, nor the Speaker or the Deputy Senate President.

” The issue is not a conclusive…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria