The Baale of Imokun, Excessive Chief Suwaliyu Muritala, has referred to as on Lagos authorities to place an finish to the actions of land grabbers.
The group is inside Eredo LCDA of Epe.
The monarch on Wednesday lamented that the actions of the “Ajagun gbale” (grabber) had turn into insufferable.
He mentioned they invaded the city, destroyed properties and chased away authentic landowners.
“That is changing into insupportable and barbaric. The federal government ought to come to our support and put a cease to this turmoil. My individuals don’t sleep with their two eyes closed as a result of the land grabbers function day and evening,” NAN quoted him saying.
He urged the state authorities to behave urgently to keep away from full-blown violence.
Tunde Adedeji, a youth chief, recalled that Imokun by no means skilled assaults through the administration of Akinwunmi Ambode.
Ibrahim Adeola, a member of surveyors affiliation, Epe Division, mentioned land grabbers had induced a number of disputes.
Adeola listed communities invaded as Imokun, Eredo, Epe central, Ikosi-Ejirin, Agbowa, Ibeju Lekki.
He disclosed that petitions written to the Commissioner of Police, Police Stations in Noforija and Epe, Nigerian Military, Division of State Companies (DSS), and others haven’t yielded outcomes.