Gov. Sanwo-olu accepts Allison-Madueke property as Isolation Centre – – The Governor of Lagos Sate, Babajide Sanwo-olu on Friday, 15th May, accepted Diezani Allison-Madueke property from the EFCC as Isolation Centre.
Diezani Allison-Madueke was the former Minister of Petroleum Resources in Nigeria.
The property will be used by Lagos State government for use as an isolation centre for COVID-19 patients.
The property consists six flats of three bedrooms and a boys’ quarter which was forfeited by Mrs Allison-Madueke following an order of Lagos State Federal High in 2017.
Speaking during the handover ceremony, the Lagos Zonal Head of the EFCC, Mohammed Rabo, stated that the gesture was part of the Commission’s social responsibility efforts towards the fight against the spread of Corona virus.
“In addition to our mandate to fight economic and financial crimes, the Commission is committed and ready to render essential services that may be required of it in the fight against covid-19. Therefore, Lagos State should not hesitate to call on the Commission anytime the need for such essential service arises,” he said.
In his remarks, the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, thanked the Commission for the gesture, noting that it was a welcome collaboration between the Federal and Lagos State Government.