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Lagos Waste Management Authority

18 Nov
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has partnered with the Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWN) to implement professional certification courses in waste and resource management.
22 Oct
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) and Shomolu Local Government Area have agreed on re-introducing monthly environmental sanitation on a voluntary basis, slated for the last Saturday
7 Jul 2021
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), yesterday, said it would conduct major enforcement operations at the FESTAC of Lagos over the next few weeks to stem cart-pushing activities
23 Mar 2020
The Lagos State Government has directed all scavengers in the state to vacate all dumpsites with immediate effect as a way of curtailing the spread of COVID-19
11 Oct 2019
To prevent accidents and equip its workers on the highways with the right health and safety techniques, the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has organised a three-day training programme for supervisors of highway sweepers in the state.
2 Sep 2019
A long stretch of the Agege motor road and Mushin-Itire road are becoming an eyesore to residents and motorists owing to the stench oozing from heaps of refuse littering the roads.
22 Jul 2019
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has commenced an intensive clearing to unclog the Adeniji Adele Road canal, while it is urging residents to think of making money from recyclable items, instead of dumping them in canals.
7 Jun 2019
In furtherance of the Executive Order against indiscriminate waste dumping signed by Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has begin an intensive waste evacuation operation tagged ‘Lagos at 4a.m.’, to tackle the menace of improper waste disposal in the metropolis. Public Relations Officer of LAWMA, Obinna Onyenali, said the…
8 Feb 2019
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) said on Friday that it might close Ladipo Market in Mushin, till further notice, if the waste situation continued unabated. LAWMA’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Obinna Onyenali, said that the attention of the authority had been drawn to the unwholesome environmental practices being carried out by traders at the…
1 Oct 2018
The residents of Apapa road in Lagos Mainland Local Government Area of Lagos State have appealed to the state government and management of the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) to relocated the Transfer Loading Station (TLS) situated in the area. The residents made this known at the weekend during a protest and picketing of the…
29 Jul 2016
The Authority may carry out its functions in association with any other person or body lawfully empowered to do so in accordance with the provisions of this Law.
8 Jun 2016
Another thing is we also monitor the volume of the wastes we evacuate through the number of compactors we load on a daily basis.


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