Nigeria – To further reduce the inherent housing and land deficit in the State and in tandem with the second pillar of the T.H.E.M.E.S Agenda, preparatory works will soon commence on the creation of six new waterfront schemes across the three Senatorial Districts of the State.
The State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Arc. Ahmed Kabiru Abdullahi, made this known at the annual Ministerial Press Briefing to commemorate the 2nd year in office of the Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led administration.
According to him, the Ministry has obtained approval for preparatory work to commence on the creation of six new waterfront schemes at Idogun in Ibeju-Lekki LGA, Lepia also in ibeju-Lekki LGA, Alayande-Sangotedo in Eti- Osa LGA, Owode – Apa in Badagry LGA, Akodo in Ibeju-Lekki LCDA and Ibeshe in Ikorodu LGA.
Abdullahi added that the State Government has continued to work on its ongoing man-made estates at some locations during the period under review including Eko Atlantic City, Green Field Island where reclamation and provision of additional infrastructure of 100 Hectares of land, under Public-Private Partnership arrangement for the creation of manmade islands is taking place at the northern end of Chevron Estate in Lekki, Eti-Osa LGA.
He said others are King City Islands off north of Victoria Garden City (VGC), Ostia Island, FBT Coral Estate and Amuwo- Odofin Waterfront Scheme.