Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has renewed his call for the provision of better and affordable housing for all.
In a statement to mark the Day, the governor stated that;
“As the world celebrates Habitat Day, we are reminded of the socio-economic imperative of housing for all. The theme for this year which is ‘Housing For All: A Better Urban Future’ brings to the fore our policy to create a sustainable mega city where our people will have affordable shelter.”
The governor also noted that, “since assumption of office, we have completed a number of housing estates and various other housing projects are at different stages of completion. To increase our stock of available housing in Lagos, we are also partnering with private sector developers.”