Lagos Govt Seals Churches, Mosque, Nightclubs, Others Over Noise Pollution

Adoga Stephen By Adoga Stephen - Editor-In-Chief
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The Lagos State Government has taken action against noise pollution and other environmental violations by sealing churches, hotels, a mosque, and other hospitality centres.

This was announced by the Lagos State Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab, on his official X (formerly Twitter) account on Thursday, December 7, 2023.

The affected establishments include Ifelodun Mosque, Children of God Healings Deliverance and Adoration Ministry, City of Testimony Church, Cherubim & Seraphim (Ayo ni), Station of Relief Christ Ministry, Redeemed Christian Church of God (Sanctuary of Favour), and Euphoria Night Club.

Others are Mainland Leisure View Hotel, House 46 Hotel and Suites, Selino Hotel, Lady B Gold Bar, Da-Villa Hotel, Perch Hotel & Suites, and Avro Supermarket.

Taking to his official X Account (formerly Twitter), Wahab  said,

“Ifelodun Mosque, Children of God Healings Deliverance and Adoration Ministry, City of Testimony Church, Cherubim & Seraphim (Ayo ni), Station of Relief Christ Ministry, Redeemed Christian Church of God (Sanctuary of Favour), Euphoria Night Club, Mainland Leisure View Hotel, House 46 Hotel and Suites, Selino Hotel, Lady B Gold Bar, Da-Villa Hotel, Perch Hotel & Suites, and Avro Supermarket were yesterday sealed by the #LasepaOfficial enforcement team over noise pollution and other environmental infractions.“

Confirming the incident, LASEPA stated that the operation is in accordance with their mandate to protect the environment from noise pollution and other violations.

‘’Children of God Healings Deliverance and Adoration Ministry, City of Testimony Church, Cherubim & Seraphim (Ayo ni), Station of Relief Christ Ministry, Redeemed Christian Church of God (Sanctuary of Favour), and Ifelodun Mosque were also sealed.

‘’These measures were put in place to address the identified instances of noise pollution and other environmental violations.’’

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