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The State Government in a statement signed by the Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Mr Tunji Bello, asked all traders under Bridge including those not affected by the fire incident of last Sunday to move from the present location

Lagos directs scavengers to immediately vacate dumpsites

In line with measures introduced to curb the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Lagos State Government has directed scavengers to immediately vacate all dumpsites.
Following persistent gridlock in some parts of Lagos occasioned by the activities of street trading and hawkers, the Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC), has vowed to step up its operations by ensuring total clampdown on street traders.

Lagos vows to clampdown on street traders

Following persistent gridlock in some parts of Lagos occasioned by the activities of street trading and hawkers, the Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC), has vowed to step up its operations by ensuring total clampdown on street traders.
The Managing Director-CEO of LAWMA, Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin, in a statement, disclosed that bearing in mind the anticipated 100 per cent increase in waste generation during the period.

LAWMA: We are ready for festive season

With the Christmas and New Year festivities around the corner, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has affirmed its readiness to meet the waste management needs of residents during the season and to consolidate on its year round vision of establishing a cleaner and healthier Lagos.
Traders at the popular Oyingbo Market in Lagos have been counting their losses following its closure by Lagos State government over environmental infractions.

Traders count losses over Lagos market closure

Traders at the popular Oyingbo Market in Lagos have been counting their losses following its closure by Lagos State government over environmental infractions.
The Lagos Waste Management Authority on Saturday said plans had been concluded to decommission its Olusosun and Solous landfill sites. The Managing Director of LAWMA, Dr Muyiwa Gbadegesin, said in a statement that the decommissioning was due to urban encroachment and increased human activities around the areas.

LAWMA: Lagos to close Olusosun, Solous landfill sites

The Lagos Waste Management Authority on Saturday said plans had been concluded to decommission its Olusosun and Solous landfill sites.

LAWMA employs persons living with disabilities as sweepers

The Lagos Waste Management Authority said on Wednesday that it had engaged the services of 20 physically-challenged persons as sweepers of pedestrian bridges across the state.
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Why Lagosians must imbibe waste sorting culture – LAWMA chief

The Managing Director of the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin, has urged residents the state to imbibe the culture of waste sorting at source by dropping all recyclable items in one bag and other waste items in another.
Moshood Oshun representing Lagos Mainland Constituency 2 in the Lagos State House of Assembly has appealed to his constituents to comply with all the environmental laws of the state, as a major way of addressing environmental issues in the state.

Why Lagos residents must comply with environmental laws – assemblyman

Moshood Oshun representing Lagos Mainland Constituency 2 in the Lagos State House of Assembly has appealed to his constituents to comply with all the environmental laws of the state, as a major way of addressing environmental issues in the state.

Why residents must comply with environmental laws – Lagos assemblyman

Hon. Moshood Oshun representing Lagos Mainland Constituency 2 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, has appealed to his constituents to comply with all the environmental laws of the state, as a major way of addressing environmental issues in the state.

Lagos assembly ad hoc committee drills eight commissioner-nominees

The Lagos State House of Assembly ad-hoc on screening of commissioner and special adviser nominees on Thursday began its assignment, attending to eight nominees.
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Sunday urged residents to embrace the habit of recycling waste products.

LAWMA urges residents to embrace recycling waste

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Sunday urged residents to embrace the habit of recycling waste products.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Governor Sanwo-Olu: Youths will be trained to convert waste to wealth

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that the Resource Centre at the Olusosun Dump site, near Ojota will soon be available for training and retraining of youths on how to convert waste to wealth.
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Lagos Assembly to pass law empowering LAWMA

Lagos Assembly is set to pass a law that will restore the constitutional powers of the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) to carry out refuse collection, disposal and management.
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LAWMA decries defecation, bathing on roads at Apapa, environs

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Friday decried the ongoing defecation and bathing on the roads at Apapa area and its environs by articulated vehicle operators.

LAWMA: Traffic gridlock preventing waste removal in Apapa

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has said the traffic gridlock along Apapa-Shodi Expressway is hampering the removal of waste by its personnel in Apapa area of Lagos State.
Traders at Ladipo Market in Lagos have appealed to Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to construct pedestrian bridge at Toyota Bus Stop to stop people from being knocked down while crossing Oshodi-Apapa Expressway.

LAWMA threatens to shut down Ladipo market

The Lagos Waste Management Authority said on Friday that it might close Ladipo Market in Mushin, till further notice, if the poor waste management situation continued.

Lagos doctors decry appointment of non-doctor as commission’s permanent secretary

The Medical Guild has decried the appointment of a non-doctor as permanent secretary in the Lagos State Health Service Commission by the state government.

Environmentalist: Review of Lagos State Environmental Law overdue

An environmentalist, Mr Taiwo Adewole, says the review of the Lagos State Environmental Law 2017 is long overdue.

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