By Lekan Sani
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has signed 11,034 land titles, 4,602 Certificates of Occupancy (CofO), 6,118 Governor’s Consent and 314 Deemed Grant Consent and vowed to eliminate land grabbing in the state.
Daily Asset report that Governor Ambode released the figures on Thursday, while commissioning the newly upgraded and redesigned Lands Registry, saying “we will streamline the process of registering title.’’
The Governor on his twitter handle reel out government’s plan for land in the cosmopolitan city, noting that “Today, we have moved one step closer to the ideal situation in land administration and management in Lagos State.’’
“The whole essence of the land reforms is to unleash private enterprise as land is a very vital asset with which people can access capital,’’ the governor tweeted.
The essence of the reform, he explained was to increase economic activity in our State, create jobs and contributing to our “growing GDP.’’