On a sunny afternoon Wednesday 16th of February 2023 at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria, the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), Arc Gbolahan Owodunni Oki, received a beautiful handshake from the team involved in the deployment of aircraft for aerial mapping of Lagos.
The handshake was not just a gesture of appreciation but a recognition of the effort put in by LASBCA in ensuring the safety and integrity of buildings in the state. LASBCA is responsible for regulating and controlling the physical development of Lagos state, including the enforcement of building codes in the state.
The deployment of aircraft for aerial mapping is a critical step towards achieving a comprehensive map of Lagos state, which will help in identifying areas prone to flooding, erosion, and other natural disasters. The map will also aid in identifying ongoing development across the state.
The handshake from the team involved in the deployment of aircraft for aerial mapping is a testament to the commitment and dedication of LASBCA in ensuring the safety and well-being of the people of Lagos state.
It is also a call to action for other agencies and stakeholders involved in the development of Lagos state to emulate the standard set by LASBCA.
The handshake received by Arc Gbolahan Owodunni Oki is a symbol of hope and progress towards achieving a safer and more secure Lagos state. It is a reminder that collaboration and cooperation are essential in achieving a common goal of a better society for all.