THE JABI LAKE PARK, ABUJA; THE INSENSITIVITY OF THE FCT MINISTRY AND OTHERS.
On Wednesday November11, 2020 about 10am, a gaggle of individuals numbering over 100 (supposedly, taskforce) have been seen within the Jabi Lake Park destroying and confiscating items of poor/hustling Nigerians who’re legitimately fending for themselves and different members of their households.
We gathered that the motion was primarily based on the orders of the Minister of FCT, Mohammed Bello, his Schooling counterpart and the Director of the Abuja Environmental Safety Board, Mr, Hassan.
It was a pathetic sight because the invaders took away sports activities wears, fruits, fruit drinks and water belonging to the merchants. Some misplaced their fruit juice extractors and turbines.
The destroyed items, it would curiosity you to know are owned by widows, , single women and youths who’re with out authorities assist of any type. How depraved can the federal government be? Amidst the affect of COVID 19 hardship and the #EndSars protest that noticed lives and properties misplaced, the government nonetheless went forward to destroy the means of individuals’s livelihood.
By the way, the Jabi Lake Park has been a topic of litigation between the unique builders, Julius Berger and the Federal Capital Territory.
It’s subsequently shocking that the FCT Ministry will invade the place whereas the matter is pending in Courtroom.
That is positively not the way in which to deal with poor Nigerians after a COVID-19 period, who’re struggling to earn a residing.
The FG below President Buhari ought to see that the confiscated items are launched and people destroyed are duly and absolutely compensated.