Wednesday, 31st May 2023


1 Dec 2022
In a bid to verify authentic waste pickers in Lagos and curb criminalities, the Association of Scrap and waste Pickers of Lagos (ASWOL) has captured no fewer than 3700 registered waste pickers on its newly launched website.    The association’s president, Comrade Friday Oku, stated this at the unveiling of the website during the Nigerian…
7 Nov 2022
To tackle cases of theft associated with local waste pickers, stakeholders have called for their proper identification to separate them from miscreants.
19 Oct 2022
Discarded electrical and electronic equipment (such as phones, laptops, fridges, sensors and TVs) is referred to as e-waste or Waste, Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and has continued
16 Oct 2022
Swiss Pharma Nigeria Limited, one of the pharmaceutical companies in Nigeria, recently embarked on a clean-up and education campaign on the adverse effects of improper waste disposal.
4 Oct 2022
A group, Recycling Scheme for Women and Youth Empowerment (RESWAYE), has asked coastal communities in Lagos to reduce the number of pet bottles, plastics, bottles, takeaway packs
22 Aug 2022
The Raw Material Research and Development Council (RMRDC) has advocated the full utilization of various agricultural wastes and by-products as substitutes for imported materials to reduce
22 Aug 2022
The project, undertaken through the Ecological Project Office (EPO) is one of the 18 ecological intervention schemes approved and awarded by the EPO. It is expected to check improper management
30 Jul 2022
The Oyo State Government has barred all former Private Sector Participants (PSPs) from engaging in any form of refuse evacuation in the state.
27 Jul 2022
Akwa Ibom State Government has sued the management of Golden Tripod International Limited, a Chinese company operating in the state, for not observing environmental standards.
25 Jul 2022
LAWMA Spokesperson, Folashade Kadiri, confirmed the development in a statement on Sunday in Lagos. The statement said that the ongoing operation of clearing the backlog of wastes was carried out largely through massive night operations.
20 Jul 2022
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, yesterday, assured us that the backlog of waste dotting the cityscape would be a thing
5 Jul 2022
North East Development Commission (NEDC) is set to build waste recycling plant in the region to engage the youths and discourage them from restiveness.


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In a surprising turn of events, hip-hop artists Saweetie and YG were recently spotted engaging in what appeared to be a cozy moment together while lounging in a pool. The images, which have been making rounds on social media, have sparked speculation among fans and media outlets about the nature of their relationship. The photographs…
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The French Minister of State for Development, Francophonie and International Partnerships, Mrs Chrysoula Zacharopoulou, accompanied by Head of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria,H.E. Samuela Isopi, visited Ilorin on May 30, to mark the growing cooperation of France with Kwara State in agriculture and culture,
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All parts of Nigeria – from the East to the West, North to South – were almost grounded to a halt in a jolt reaction to Monday’s President Bola Tinubu’s inaugural address where he declared that ‘petrol subsidy is gone.’
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Declaration by the Chairman of National Population Commission (NPC), Nasir Isa Kwarra, that the Commission had spent N200 billion on preparations for the 2023 Population and Housing Census before the exercise was cancelled has kept reactions coming.
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Expectations that President Bola Tinubu’s administration will stimulate activities in the nation’s stock market and restore the exchange on a path of sustainable growth triggered an unprecedented rally in the bourse yesterday, as investors gained N1.5 trillion, the highest daily profit in two years.