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Patience Jonathan’s property demolished in Abuja

A property allegedly belonging to the former first lady, Patience Jonathan, was on Tuesday demolished by the Federal Capital Development Control Department.

The building is situated on Shehu Yar’Adua Way along Mabushi–Kado–Life Camp Expressway, Abuja.

“Sometime before, people from Development Control came to the site, alleging that there was no approval for the building.

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“We met them at their office and showed them the approval, which they accepted. We thought that the matter was over.

“They had earlier gone to court with application for forfeiture of the property to the government which they failed to achieve at the Lagos High Court.

“Also, we were not served with any notice for demolition, they just came in now and started the demolition of the structure,’’ he said.

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Responding, Muktar Usman, Director of Development Control, Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), stated that a notice was served for the demolition of the property.

He said the building was not the only one affected by the demolition in the area as there were others that were also demolished.

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