The Lagos State government today sealed Havillah Event Centre, Oniru where kegs of fuel were distributed as souvenirs for contravening Public Safety Rules.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s aide, Jubril Gawat who revealed this today, said, “Lagos State Government through the Lagos Safety Commission and the Rapid Response Squad has sealed Havillah Event Centre, Oniru, for contravening Public Safety Rules (fuel souvenir).”
According to Gawat, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police has ordered the arrest of culprit involved.
A statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Glenga Omotoso added that Lagos state government will probe the distribution of petrol as souvenir at the party.
It stated that “there is no doubt that this action is dangerous and can lead to loss of lives and property. It is blatantly against all safety measures in such places.
“The Lagos State Government through the Safety Commission is investigating this matter and will ensure that all parties to this reprehensible action are made to account for it.”