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Friday, 1 January 2016

Gov Ambode ruined widow's new year's eve by Wale Ojo Lanre

Gov Ambode destroyed widow’s property on New Year’s Eve despite court process
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwumi Ambode on December 31, the eve of a new year dispensed sadness and sorrow into the entire family of one of the foremost Pharmacists in Nigeria Late Kayode Fashina popularly called Biode Pharmacy when he deployed the state apparatus to demolish and pull down the only property left behind by the late pharmacist there by leaving his widow to gnash her teeth in misery and tears in the new year   
The property, located on Karimu...Giwa Street , South West  , Ikoyi has been the subject of legal action arising from the intention of the Lagos State  Government , Lagos State Development and Property Corporation , LSDPC ,in particular  at depriving the Late Fashina’s wife and family of their property .
Subsequent to the various act of trespassing, threat and unlawful attempts to forcibly take the property from the true owner , the Lawyer of the Late Fashina , Chief Bolaji Ayorinde wrote and dispatched  a letter  on 22 September 2015 to  Governor Ambode , in the letter which was received and acknowledged by the Governor on 23 September 2015 , the lawyer stated how LSDPC has been making attempt at occupying and depriving its clients of a property which he has owed in the last 40 years  on ground of purported state acquisition of the land .
In the letter the attention of the Governor was called to the fact that “ We have in view of the above instituted an action at the Lagos High Court  in respect of same wherein we are challenging the act of trespass , unlawful interference with possession and purported acquisition of pour clien’t property by the Lagos  state government “
The letter affirmed that in view of the fact that the matter has been taken to court, parties are enjoined to maintain status quo ante pending the determination of the suit before the Court.
However, Ambode in flagrant abuse of the Court process and in defying court view o ordered the state apparatus to demolish and pull down the said property on a day to New Year.
Pictures show how the state demolitions machinery occupied and pulled down the building of the widow despite court process. There by subjecting the widow and the entire family of Late Fashina   into sorrow, sadness and anguish in the New Year.