The Federal High Court in Lagos has granted an interim injunction restraining Lekki Gardens Estate Limited and Foreshore Waters Limited from constructing, developing, building or carrying out any further construction, development or building activities in Osborne Foreshore Estate II, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Justice Nicholas Oweibo made the order following an application by the Registered Trustees of Osborne and Foreshore Residents Association through their counsel, Mr Kemi Pinheiro (SAN).
Pinheiro prayed the court to halt the construction process on the properties situate on Block II, Plot 2; Plot 7, Block 7; Plot 5, Block 6; Plot 17, Block 9; Plot 23, Block 9; Plot 17, Block 10; Plots 1A, 1B, 1C, Block 6; Plot 19, Block 6; Plot 12, Block 6; Plot 9A, Block 6; Plot 14, and Block 11, Plot 2.
Other projects affected are Signature One on Royal Palm Drive; Signature Two, Le Chateau; Insignia and Foreshore Towers on Acacia Road.
Justice Oweibo restrained the two defendants from acting on any approvals granted by the fourth defendant, the Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority, pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice for interlocutory injunction.
After granting the interim order, the judge adjourned the case till July 26, 2021.
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