Efforts to end open defecation in Nigeria by 2025 received a boost, Wednesday, with the approval of measures to accelerate access to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) by the Clean Nigeria Steering Committee headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A meeting of the committee presided over by Prof Osinbajo virtually, approved prayers contained in the…
The Adolescent Girls Initiative for Learning and Empowerment (AGILE), says it has embarked on visitations to ascertain the implementation and progress of AGILE projects in beneficiary states.
The Kwara Government has threatened to sanction violators of its compulsory monthly sanitation programme. The state Ministry of Environment and Forestry warned that the violators would be sanctioned by mobile courts stationed at designated points across the state. This is contained in a statement signed by Mrs Okanlawon Taiwo, the Press Secretary of the ministry.…
26 Dec 2021
Kano State Task Force Committee on Sanitation on Saturday shut down two public conveniences in Kano metropolis for poor sanitary conditions.
26 Nov 2021
Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu has charged market leaders in the state, to ensure proper sanitation and security of the markets.
30 Jun 2021
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 2021
Enugu State Government says it has cancelled this month’s sanitation exercise scheduled for Saturday to enhance candidates’
21 Jan 2021
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