19 Jun 2020
The Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has announced the immediate termination of all street-sweeping briefs awarded to some companies involved in practices that violated the terms of their contracts. LAWMA in a statement disclosed that the termination of the contracts was informed by "established cases of unethical behaviour." The unethical behaviour, LAWMA said, was…
12 Jun 2020
As part of efforts to ensure a cleaner state, the Lagos State government is set to launch a waste management academy. This was disclosed by the acting Managing Director of Lagos Waste Management Authority
5 Jun 2020
To ensure sustainability in its waste management and disposal efforts, the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) had begun rehabilitation of its five legal dumpsites.
10 May 2020
A recent order by the Lagos State Government asking scavengers to vacate refuse dumpsites as part of strategy to curtail spread of the deadly Coronavirus is timely and thoughtful. And so, those concerned should comply in public interest.
4 May 2020
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.
24 Mar 2020
Lagos State Government in its bid to curb the spread of the Coronavirus has directed scavengers to immediately vacate all refuse dumpsites.
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
6 Mar 2020
Following the increasing traffic gridlock in Lagos State, some of which are linked to the activities of street traders and consequent fatalities those trading on walkways and setbacks...
17 Feb 2020
The Lagos State Government has pledged to support Edo State in its efforts to entrench a robust waste management system.
16 Feb 2020
The Special Committee on the Clean-Up of Ikoyi and Victoria Island said that it had impounded 215 vehicles, arrested and prosecuted 98 persons for various...
27 Jan 2020
In a new offensive drive aimed at tackling the environmental challenges, the Lagos State government would soon begin a campaign to recognize efforts of individuals whose activities promote environmental cleanliness in the state.
19 Jan 2020
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), will soon begin a campaign tagged: `Hall of Fame’ and `Wall of Shame’, to recognise efforts of individuals whose activities promote and contravene environmental cleanliness respectively in the state. Mrs Folasade Kadiri, Assistant Director, Public Affairs of LAWMA, made this known in a statement in Lagos on Sunday. According…