The authority of Oshodi-Isolo government, Lagos has sealed a newly constructed petroleum liquid service station located at 6b, Oluyeye Street in Mafoluku as a result of non-compliance with environmental/public health protocols by the gasoline station.
The Head of Department (HOD) of the Environmental Services of the authorities Sanitarian, Akeem Adeoye said the action was taken within the interest of public health and safety because the supervisor of the station was unable to supply some vital documents in relevancy the approval of the premises.
The HOD, therefore, warned liquid petroleum gas retailers within the regime area to befits regulations and safety precautions which include obtaining valid documents, possession of approved device, spacious environment to avoid combustion, and putting other vital measures in situ so as to save lots of the community from the fireplace incident.
He said the regime Environmental Services would soon be bent prosecute those that have turned the environment to illegal markets, automobile workshops, and parks He appealed to people to prevent converting residential buildings within the community into commercial outlets like gas stations, saying most of them negate the protection and well-being of the people.
He enjoined everyone to take care of a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment “especially as we move in the season and folks mustn’t hesitate to report anyone or group of individuals who violates the environmental regulations to the regime authority. “We shall do all we are able to to make sure the community is safe. Businesses like gas outlets should be monitored properly to avoid fire explosion,” He said.
He informed that Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse Ariyoh led administration places a high premium on the protection and health of the residents.