Lagos seal deal with Ogun on Adiyan phase 11 water project, commits to noise pollution reduction
The Lagos State government has completed negotiations with its Ogun State counterpart on ceding Right of Way for reticulation/laying of pipes for the Adiyan Phase II project.
LASEPA gets effluent treatment plant, monitoring station
To mitigate climate change effects and ensure environmental sustenance, the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LAESEPA) has inaugurated a mini effluent treatment plant.
Practitioners want government to tackle multiple taxation
Pest Control Association of Nigeria (PECAN), has called on the government and relevant regulatory agencies to tackle the challenge of multiple taxes encountered by its members, especially in Lagos.
LASEPA, experts want halt in activities depleting ozone layer
Environmentalists have called for caution in human activities and the use of substances that deplete the ozone layer. They stated the need to halt the use of unwanted substances in refrigerators
LASEPA, foundation partner to boost eye health among workers
The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) has partnered with Kingstripes Care Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, to boost clearer vision among staff in the agency. In a statement made available to The Guardian yesterday, 200 workers of the public health agency benefited from a two-day free eye screening facilitated by the partnership. Themed ‘Enabling Clearer…
LASEPA seals church, eatery, warns environmental violators
The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) has warned facility owners who flout the state environmental laws after the partial reopening of the socio-economic activities, particularly religious and hospitality sectors,
Reports about Lagos at par with global standards reportage, says Omotosho
Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso has said the quality of news reports about the state across Ministries, Departments and Agencies, (MDAs), rank at par with global standards...
How to prevent ill-health effects of cell phones, Wi-Fi, by experts
Until now, numerous recent scientific publications have shown that non-ionising electromagnetic fields (EMF) affects living organisms at levels well below most international and national guidelines. Effects include increased cancer risk, cellular stress, increase in harmful free radicals, genetic damages, structural and functional changes of the reproductive system, learning and memory deficits, neurological disorders, and negative…
LASEPA seals Farms City, others for violating COVID-19 rules
For the second time since the outbreak of COVID-19, the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) has, sealed up Farms City on Admiralty Way, Lekki and Ajah Quilox Pool and Bar for contravening different sections of the state environmental law and constituting a setback ...
Lagos, conservationists renew calls for environmental preservation
Seeking to preserve the environment for the sake of future generations, the Lagos State Government and conservationists have renewed calls for increased best practices to protect natural resources.
Lagos tasks residents on clean air quality, livable environment
To curtail environmental degradation and the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) and Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) have urged residents to sustain clean air quality and environment as one of the necessary measures to contain its spread.