Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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30 Jun
To ensure a cleaner market, leaders at the Ladipo auto spare parts market, Mushin, Lagos State, at the weekend, embarked on sanitation exercise to rid the market of filths and pollution
25 Jun
Enugu State Government says it has cancelled this month’s sanitation exercise scheduled for Saturday to enhance candidates’
21 Jan
Convener of Clean Up Nigeria Campaign, Adepeju Jaiyeoba, yesterday, declared that Nigeria loses about N455 billion to poor sanitation practices, stressing that 70 million Nigerians live
15 May 2020
Buhari, 11 African Heads of States of Governments and leaders from United Nations (UN) agencies have canvassed prioritisation of water, sanitation and hygiene in response to COVID-19.
9 Mar 2020
The Plateau Government will resume its monthly sanitation in May, according to the Commissioner of Environment, Alhaji Yakubu Usman. Usman, who made the disclosure in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Jos
27 Dec 2019
The Kano State Government on Friday shut down a slaughterhouse at the Sharada market for its poor sanitary conditions. The Chairman of the state’s Sanitation Committee, Dr Kabiru Getso
11 Dec 2019
The Rotaract Club of Agege, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Agege, District 9110, has partnered with the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service
8 Dec 2019
A coalition of Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs) for Persons With Disability (PWDs) said they have been marginalised in the provision of sanitation services, especially toilets.
2 Sep 2019
Poised to transform waste management system and tackle the backlogs of refuse in the state as a result of policy summersault of the last four years, the state government is to inject 200 new trucks into the efforts.
16 Aug 2019
As part of its commitment to a clean environment, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nigeria is partnering with the Lagos Waste Management Agency (LAWMA), Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), states and local councils to clean...
14 Jun 2019
Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has frowned at the poor approach to environmental sanitation in Ibadan metropolis and appealed to residents of the state to properly dispose their waste. Makinde made the appeal in a statement made available to newsmen in Ibadan on Thursday by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa. The governor,…
31 May 2019
Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday said his administration would go back to the people of the state on whether to return the monthly sanitation exercise. Sanwo-Olu said this during a visit to the Olusosun dumpsite in Ojota area of the state, in company with his deputy, Dr Obafemi Hamzat. The State…


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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.