Computer Village Some shops have been demolished at Nigeria's most popular ICT market

Apparently, about 18 shops have already been demolished and there is armed security everywhere supervising the demolition.

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A section of the popular computer village play

A section of the popular computer village

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Demolition activities have reportedly begun at Computer Village, according to various media reports. 

Apparently, about 18 shops have already been demolished and there is armed security everywhere supervising the demolition. Sources also say the demolition was restricted to only a particular block of shops.

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Computer Village Ikeja

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Some sources who have spoken to media houses under the conditions of anonymity have said Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode plans to turn that location into a BRT bus park. However, this is unconfirmed.

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Computer village, Lagos.

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Last year, the Lagos State government announced plans to relocate the famous Computer Village from Ikeja to the Kotangowa axis of the city. The state government reiterated those plans a few weeks ago. It is unclear if this demolition is part of the state governments relocation plans. 

This is a developing story. More to come as it unfolds.

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