“Everybody that lives in Lagos State, their lives are worth more than the cost of any building or the cost anybody is going to make on it .
“This is because when a building is going to come down, it is not going to give you a notice that I am coming down,” he said.
Oki ,however, said all the identified buildings were beyond redemption while listing attributes of distressed buildings to include those already tilting at very bad angles as well as those with different kinds of cracks.
He stated that the government had made the process of obtaining building approvals easy by establishing LASBCA district offices across all divisions.
He advised Lagos residents with valid land documents and building plan approvals to visit or write LASBCA offices for authorisation to commence construction.
Oki said this would ensure effective monitoring and supervision.