Friday, 7th October 2022
Breaking News:


11 Apr
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, has challenged households in Lagos Island to acquire waste bins
9 Apr
Creating financial value around our wastes may be a way to reduce the country’s environmental filthiness, especially in Lagos, as majority of the solid wastes thrown into the streets and other parts of the environment...
29 Mar
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, has stressed the need for waste sorting for residents, hinting that come April, residents who comply would get reduction in waste bills and increase for those who don’t.
14 Mar
In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, the residents also decried the late response of the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) Private Sector Participation....
24 Feb
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, unveiled the Adopt-A-Bin programme with an initial 40,000 standard bins deployed to households and commercial entities.
15 Feb
The Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has commenced fumigation exercises at various dumpsites in the state, starting with the Solous landfill at Igando.
23 Jan
A sneak preview of what may play out in the days ahead presented itself during a briefing to announce the introduction of the N800 daily Consolidated Informal Transport Sector Levy
21 Jan
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has embarked on a two-day enforcement operation in Lekki axis, to clear the roadsides of illegal activities defacing the environment.
31 Dec 2021
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), yesterday, commenced clearing of heaps of refuse on an illegal dumpsite at Tin Can Island Port, on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, targeted at ridding the area of black spots.
24 Dec 2021
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has partnered West Africa ENRG, an environmental services company, for a thorough cleanup of heaps of refuse in black spots along the Lagos- Badagry Expressway,...
22 Dec 2021
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) in collaboration with its sister agency, the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK,), have used pet bottles and discarded old tyres, to build lovely eco-friendly Christmas trees.
9 Dec 2021
Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has commended some markets and business facilities in the state, for supporting its drive to sustain effective waste management...


3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
4 hours ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
5 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
5 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
6 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.