Kogi residents kick as council chairman demolishes houses without notice


The people of Ugboluma in Angwa Ayegba Community, Idah Local Government Area of Kogi State have condemned the chairman of the council, Abu Odoma for demolishing of their houses without prior notice.

Narrating their ordeal, one of the victims and a retired police inspector, John Idakwo, told reporters that they were never notified about the demolition nor was their place ever marked for demolition until last week when he suddenly saw a tractor that came for the demolition.

He said, “Actually, what is happening, I’m not aware. There was no notice. There was no letter. There was no marking. Only that I just sat down at the front of my house and saw the caterpillar and they said…

Source: Nigerian Tribune