The Rivers State Authorities has threatened to seal off the Accord Celebration secretariat in Port Harcourt, the state capital, for allegedly altering the usage of the property from residential to semi-public.
The state, in a discover signed by the Commissioner for Bodily Planning and City Improvement, Austin Ben-Chioma, addressed to the occasion chairman within the state, ordered the occasion to return to the unique use of the property or threat being sealed off.
The federal government defined that the alleged change of the usage of the property positioned at No 5 Ndoni Avenue within the GRA space of Port Harcourt and not using a allow from the Ministry of Bodily Planning and City Improvement violates Article 43 of the Land Use Regulation 2010 of the River State Official Gazette No. 1 Quantity 48 of twenty fifth January 2012 and the Govt Order 22 of 2022.
The federal government additional acknowledged that the unilateral change of use of the constructing constitutes a nuisance to residents and different customers within the space.
The ministry gave the occasion seven days ultimatum to revert to the preliminary use of the property or threat being sealed off.
Confirming the discover, a member of the Media Sub-Committee of the occasion marketing campaign council in Rivers State stated that the occasion has acquired the message and can reply sooner or later.