The Oyo State government has lastly demolished a property belonging to standard singer, Yinka Ayefele.
Regardless of the protests by employees and followers of Yinka Ayefele, the property which is estimated at over N800m and homes the standard Contemporary FM and Ayefele’s music studio in Ibadan was demolished early this morning.
The state government had marked the construction positioned on the Problem-Toll Gate highway for demolition for allegedly contravening the state ’s planning legal guidelines.
”Having did not adjust to the earlier cease work/stop/ contravention discover (s) served in your improvement or as your construction is discovered to be structurally faulty/poses hazard or constitutes a nuisance to the occupier or the normal public, you’re hereby ordered to vacate the website and take away the construction thereon inside three days, failure of which the government shall impact the elimination and begin authorized motion towards you in accordance with Part 43 of the legislation.”the discover to Ayefele learn
They have been despatched a movement on discover earlier in the week that reads, “an order of interlocutory injunction restraining the defendants/respondents whether or not by themselves, their servants, brokers, privies or any individual performing pursuant to the instruction of the defendants/respondents from demolishing or trying to demolish the property of the claimants/candidates mendacity, being and situate at Plot 11A and 11B alongside hyperlink Ring Highway, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Ibadan, Oyo State, or in any method continuing to implement the discover of demolition dated August 13, 2018 with reference No. TF20181308/002, issued by the defendants/respondents pending the dedication of the substantive swimsuit already filed.”
In an interview with Punch a number of days again, Ayefele mentioned that the demolition of the edifice is politically motivated saying; “In the event that they demolish the Music House, it means they don’t have respect for the rule of legislation. The commissioner for data had advised us to alter a few of our analysts as a result of they’re too harsh on the government however that’s towards the ethics of our occupation on this radio station. The commissioner for data and tradition mentioned this about two months in the past earlier than all these began; so we weren’t shocked when the commissioner began making this transfer towards us. We have been prepared for the assault however we didn’t know the angle they might hit us from”.