Some buildings within the premises of AIT in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, have been demolished by officials of the Federal Capital Territory Administration.
Africa News24 (AN24) learned that the stormed the premises with armed security operatives and demolished several buildings located on the premises.
AN24 gathered that the officials came from the development control unit of the FCT administration.
This online news platform reports that AIT is owned by DAAR communications. The communication outfit is the property of Raymond Dokpesi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party.
AN24 learned that the government officials came with bulldozers and commenced the tearing down at about 12 pm on Tuesday, April 16.
The demolition operation AN24 understands, was still on-going as at the time of filing this report.