Synagogue: Collapsed Building Had No Permit – Consultant

Must Read

Chelsea Consolidates On 4th Spot With Victory Over Tottenham At Stamford Bridge

Chelsea moves 4 points away from fifth placed Tottenham after defeating the latter two goals to one at Stamford...

Hanan Buhari: I Didn’t Ask DSS To Arrest Man Using Phone Line I Previously Owned

Daughter of president Muhammadu Buhari, Hannah has vehemently denied asking the Department of State Services (DSS) to arrest and...

Insurgency: What I Told Leah Sharibu’s Father: Saraki

Former Senate President of Nigeria, Senator Bukola Saraki has revealed that he spoke to Daniel Sharibu, father of Leah...

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 22nd February 2020

No Going Back On Social Media Regulation - Lia Mohammed The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that the...

I Have No Intention Of Joining Coronavirus Infected APC: Fayose

Former governor of Ekiti state, Peter Ayodele Fayose has stated that he has no intention of joining the ruling...

Synagogue-collapsed

A town planner who worked for Pastor TB Joshua, Bisi Adedire, told an inquest on Thursday that the building which collapsed at Joshua’s Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) and killed 116 people, had no planning approval.

According to him, the lack of approval did not mean the building was not solidly built, but he told the coroner that he warned church officials against ignoring regulations.

“I told the church they have contravened the law in a way by building without approval but they said they could regularise it,” he said.

Adedire stressed that having planning approval does not guarantee the quality of a building, arguing that the church’s failure to follow protocol was an administrative issue which likely had nothing to do with the collapse.

State Officials have alleged that other buildings at the SCOAN were not well built.

Joshua has claimed that the collapse was a result of sabotage, which several testifiers have dismissed. He has however ignored summonses to testify on three occasions.

- Advertisement -
Ad ==> Discover how a young Nigerian graduate now makes a consistent 40k per week doing a legitimate online business. You too can start yours now, click here!!!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -