Sanwo-Olu signs bills to regulate real estate, others | Dailytrust

Sanwo-Olu signs bills to regulate real estate, others

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu Monday assented to three bills during the weekly State Executive Council meeting at Lagos House, Ikeja.

The bills included the law regulating real estate transactions and the law to provide for the registration of Cooperative Societies in Lagos State.

It also included the law to regulate ownership, licensing and sales of pets and to prohibit and restrict people from having in custody dangerous animals in public places.

Sanwo-Olu said the new bills would strengthen government and citizens’ engagement and relationships.

The governor said the law to regulate real estate transactions would protect unsuspecting Lagosians from falling prey to dubious real estate professionals.

“We believe this law will be the very first in the country that has taken a deep dive into what is happening in that space, and it further strengthens our intervention in housing through the Ministry of Housing,” he said.

“The new bills assented to will strengthen government and citizens’ engagement and relationships as well as allow residents of the state to continue to live in an atmosphere where the rule of law is enshrined for the people,” the governor added.

Dear Reader,
Every day, we work hard to provide readers such as you with the most accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information. Quality journalism costs money. Today, we're asking that you support us to do more. Your support means that Daily Trust can keep offering journalism to everyone in the world. Sign up for as little as N1,000 to become a member. Learn more about our membership here

Bank transfers can be made to:
Zenith Bank
1017257739
Media Trust Ltd


Please send details of your bank transfer to the email or Whatsapp number below so that we can contact you.

If you have any questions, please let us know.

Inquiries:
Email: membership@dailytrust.com
Whatsapp: +234 806 990 3410