Did You Know Noise Pollution Hurts Our Health?
Every day we are exposed to a noise level that has significant adverse reactions to our health. According to WHO, environmental noise is one of the “top environmental risks to health” Road traffic noise alone affects over 100 million people every year. Too much noise affects blood pressure, which may cause hypertension and heart disease…
Why Lagos government finds it difficult to handle noise pollution
Determined to reduce the alarming level of noise pollution in the state, the Lagos State government, some years ago, took steps to tackle the menace.
Ambode, noise pollution and Ladipo auto spare parts market lawlessness
Sir: It was reported in 2016 that the Lagos State government under the leadership of Akinwunmi Ambode closed down 70 churches, 20 mosques and about 11 hotels, club houses and beer parlours in a move aimed at reducing noise in the state.