Environmental sustainability is very vast, it does not mean living without luxuries, but being aware of your resource consumption and reducing unnecessary waste.
20 Sep 2019
How much can be achieved in 100 days? Or to be broken down in hours, how much can one achieve in 2, 400 hours? Much is expected from leaders everywhere and it has become a kind of tradition to access the 100 days of many new leaders.
27 Jun 2019
It is 48 hours shy of a month since Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, was sworn-in into office. In the last one month, the governor has been very visible, though without a cabinet yet, in stamping his imprimatur on governance in the state.
1 Apr 2019
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the positive economic rating of Lagos State despite the defaulted debt of Visionscape Sanitation Solutions (VSS), which halted the waste management agreement.In a statement dated March 28, 2019, Fitch said the state.....
1 Apr 2019
A global credit rating agency, Fitch Ratings, has affirmed the positive economic ratings of Lagos State despite the missed contracted services payment by Visionscape Sanitation Solutions as a result of halting of the waste management agreement.
19 Dec 2018
Barely three years into its 10 years contract, Visionscape, a private foreign-owned waste management company, contracted by Lagos state government, appears to be preparing its evacuation from Africa’s most-populated city.
18 Dec 2018
Barely three years into its 10 years contract, Visionscape, a private foreign-owned waste management company, contracted by Lagos state government, appears to be preparing its evacuation from Africa's most-populated city. In a landmark move that took many by surprise, Governor Akinwumi Ambode had, after the enactment of the Lagos State Environmental Management and Protection Law…
16 Nov 2018
In apparent resort to self-help, traders at the Ladipo auto-spare parts market along Toyota bus-stop, Oshodi-Apapa expressway, have embarked on burning their waste, majorly e-waste materials
1 Nov 2018
Lagos State Government has been urged to give Visionscape Sanitation Solutions more time to prove its capacity in the implementation of the new integrated waste management policy encapsulated in the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), rather than hastily terminating its contract. The Cleaner Lagos Initiative is designed to effectively manage and dispose over 13,000 tonnes of…
28 Oct 2018
The controversy over who should be in charge of waste collection and disposal in Lagos State reared its ugly head again recently, when the state’s House of Assembly penultimate week directed local councils and Local Council Development Areas ....
25 Oct 2018
After a series of failed efforts to secure his second term ticket on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Akinwunmi Ambode...
18 Oct 2018
Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday ordered Private Sector Partnership (PSP) operators in all the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) of the state to resume refuse collection and disposal with immediate effect. The PSP operators had been disengaged by the state governor Akinwunmi Ambode following the introduction of a…