Former Super Eagles Captain, Augustine Jay Jay Okocha, may have his residence sealed off by officials of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) for causing discomfort for his neighbours.
Thegazellenews.com learnt exclusively that one of his neighbours at his 9, Omodara Street, Awushe Estate, Opebi, a professor of Law, reported the former Super Eagles to the State Environmental Agency.
According to this medium’s exclusive investigation, the Professor of Law told LASEPA officials that emission oozing out of the former Bolton Wanderers’ captain is polluting the air in the neighbourhood while the heavy sound from his generator has been causing noise pollution in the area.
Thegazellenews.com learnt further that the former Super Eagles skipper has been invited thrice by officials of the agency for his own side of the story but he has shunned all the summons served on him.
“Having exhausted all legal means to get him come for consultation on the matter and he has shunned them all and the complains keep coming in, the agency will no other choice than to seal his residence to save the neighbourhood from further noise and air pollution,” a source told thegazellenews.com.
If the residence of the former Eagles skipper is eventually sealed off by LASEPA, it will be the second time the agency will sealed off property of former Eagles player.
Another former Skipper of the Super Eagles, Kanu Nwakwo, had his night club sealed off for dirty environment. The club was sealed off for one week after complying with the agency’s directives.