Lagos State government partners NARTO in Apapa clean -up
Lagos State Government said it would collaborate with the Nigerian Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) to ensure proper clean up of Apapa and environs.Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti , disclosed this at the tripartite meeting with the officers of the Ministry of the Environment....
Lagos seals fuel station for pollution
Lagos State Government has sealed a Total Filling Station in the Akoka area of the state due to alleged pollution of water sources.
‘Collective action will reduce plastic pollution’
Buoyed by the disruptive impact of plastic and the need to reduce its effect, environmentalists have called for a collective action against single –use plastic products.
Lagos to re- certify PSP compactors
The Lagos State Government says it is prepared to apply tough measures on owners of waste compactors, which usually cause delay at dump sites.The authorities say such waste vehicles will be made to go through re-certification process before they can be allowed to use any of the dump sites in the State.
We will address waste challenges before rainy season, says Lagos government
Relief may finally come for residents of Lagos as the state government yesterday said Waste Collector Operators (WCOs), otherwise known as PSP operators, have now been charged with the responsibility...
Lagos wades into alleged asphalt plant pollution
Sequel to reports and subsequent sealing of an asphalt producing company, righteous Construction Company Nigeria Limited, the Lagos State Government has mediated between the company and the host community to foster understanding and guide the abatement process. This intervention was at the instance of the Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti who met with…
Visionscape, environmentalists tour first engineered sanitary landfill in Nigeria
In commemoration of this year’s World Forest Day, the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI) has concluded a comprehensive tour of the engineered sanitary landfill located...
Assembly cautions LASG on financing Visionscape with state funds, summons three Commissioners
The Lagos State of Assembly has expressed dissatisfaction over the activities of Visionscape Sanitations Solutions limited introduced by the state government.
Lagos pledges support for water technologies expo
The Lagos state government has pledged to support the upcoming water technologies exhibition.Commissioner for Environment, Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti, indicated this when the organisers of the exhibition, a Turkey based firm, ElanExpo paid a courtesy visit at the ministry recently.