Stay Away From Government Owned Properties – Board Chairman, Osun Water Corporation Warns
By Olayemi Olojede,
The Board Chairman, Osun State Water Corporation, Hon. Olayinka Oyedotun has warned residents involved in encroachment and sales of lands belonging to Water Corporation to desist from such acts or be sanctioned.
Hon Oyedotun gave the warning during a working visit to the new Ede Headworks opposite Adeleke High School, Ede
He stated that the government would no longer tolerate people encroaching on its property, stressing that a task force will always be on the lookout to ensure that government’s property is not tampered with.
The board chairman warned those infringing on government land to have a rethink before it is too late for them, warning that all land acquired by the agency remains the property of government and there is no room for any form of trespassing.
He echoed that no matter how long the illegal occupants stay on the property, government would definitely recover its land at the appropriate time.
In the same vein, the Commissioner for Water Resources, Hon Sunday Oroniyi warned the illegal occupant not to take the government for granted.
He therefore warned that, government would not hesitate to allow the law to take its full course , if those engaged in the activity remained recalcitrant.