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UN-Habitat, firm to convert Kenya dumpsite to waste-to-energy plant

Ngong dumpsite

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Politecnico di Milano in Italy to carry out a feasibility study for the closure of the Ngong Town illegal dumpsite in Kenya and to design and construct a modern integrated municipal waste-to-energy plant. Solid waste arises from a wide range of human activities including domestic, commercial, ...

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Jigawa agency disposes 50,070 tonnes of waste

Gov. Muhammad Badaru

The Jigawa Environmental Protection Agency (JISEPA) collected and disposed 50,070 tonnes of waste in the last eight months across the 25 Local Government Areas of the state. Alhaji Umar Amadu, JISEPA’s Acting Managing Director, said in Dutse on Thursday, September 7, 2017 that the exercise was done between January and August, 2017. He added that the exercise was part of ...

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