KASUPDA orders removal of “uninhabitable” structures in Kaduna


Kaduna State Urban Planning and Development Authority (KASUPDA) has issued two weeks notice to owners of structures it had marked as “uninhabitable”, to remove them.

According to authority, directive is to save lives in view of recurring collapse of buildings across country.


Mallam Isma’il Dikko, Director General of authority, made this known Tuesday in a press release issued to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna.

He said all buildings identified the authority as uninhabitable have been served with the removal order.




Dikko said the affected structures are located in Oriakpata, Badikko Bus Stop, Jos Road and Unguwar Mu’azu, all within Kaduna.

He warned that KASUPDA would sanction defaulters after the expiration of the two weeks order.(NAN)