The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, has refused to submit himself for treatment from a team of Indian doctors in an Indian hospital where he had gone to receive treatment.Read More
Mr Mohammed Zakari, an environmentalist, on Friday called for more enlightenment of residents on dangers of dumping refuse in rivers.Read More
Chairman, Ikorodu Local Government area, Lagos state, Mr Wasiu Adeshina on Wednesday warned residents of Ikorodu against dumping of waste on streets.Read More
The Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAM), otherwise known as `PSP’, has commended the directive of the Lagos State House of Assembly asking them to resume refuse collection.Read More
Mr Babatunde Hunpe, Special Adviser to Lagos State Governor on Environment, has assured Lagosians that the state government is making efforts to ensure that refuse disappear in Lagos streets.Read More
Lagos State Government has warned against indiscriminate dumping of refuse in the sprawling city, pointing out that it has strengthened its environmental enforcement law to deal with environmental offenders across the state.Read More
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode had in 2017 signed into law a new legislation called the Environmental Management Protection Law aimed at sanitizing the environment.
The law is to limit government’s role to waste regulation. The waste management part has been left for an environmental utility company, Visionscape Sanitation Services Limited, VSS, to handle with a 10-year franchise.
HEAPS of refuse have taken over some streets in Owerri municipality and the adjoining communities.Read More
THE government of Lagos State yesterday pleaded with residents not to panic over the heaps of refuse in the state, assuring that it was already addressing the menace and issues that led to it.Read More
lagos—Pending the full operation of the new Cleaner Lagos Initiative, CLI, officials of the Lagos State Government, and 57 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs, yesterday, commenced immediate evacuation of heaps of refuse across the state aimed at ensuring a cleaner Lagos,Read More