Edo state to sanction developers converting residential premises to commercial use without permits

The Edo State Government has warned property developers against the practice of converting residential premises to commercial use without applying and obtaining the necessary Change of Use Permit from the Ministry of Physical and Urban Development.

In a statement, Secretary to the Edo State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., said the government will sanction property developers, who violate the state’s Extant Town Planning Laws and Regulations.

He said, “The Edo State Government has observed with dismay that some developers have continued the unwholesome practice of converting residential premises to commercial use without applying and obtaining the necessary Change of Use Permit from the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development.”

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