FCTA Clears Illegal Settlers, Scavengers, Traders In Gwarinpa

FCTA clears illegal settlers, scavengers, traders in Gwarinpa FCT News

As part of efforts to maintain the fidelity of the Abuja Master Plan, the Federal Capital Territory Administration FCTA has cleared hundreds of shanties hitherto used for residential and commercial purposes, mainly by scavengers, traders and settlers.

Mostly affected were illegal structures and scrap materials sitting on the right of way around Angwan Beriberi, off Efab Estate, and behind Kado Fish Market, near Lifecamp axis of Gwarinpa District of Abuja.

Also removed were illegal settlers inside an undeveloped plot beside the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Efab Road, by Adebowale Gas Station, in the area.

The exercise was carried out by FCTA officials under the umbrella of its Security Command and Control Centre with over two hundred joint security personnel and field officers drawing from Development Control Department, Abuja Environmental Protection Board AEPB and other relevant agencies.