Residents of Mpape community in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have dragged the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) before an Abuja High Court sitting in Bwari Area Council, under Justice Abubakar Kutigi, following the proposed demolition of houses in the community.
The planned demolition exercise would commence on August 31, 2012.
Spokesman of Mpape residents, Emmanuel Afu, said the matter bothered on the infringement on the rights on the residents of the community, without proper plans for their resettlement before proposing the demolition of their residences.
According to Afu, the position of Mpape residents was that their houses should not be demolished without making proper provision for resettlement.
The case was fixed for hearing on Tuesday, 31st July, 2012.
Yes My People lets say no to any demolition.