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Lagosians need a change of attitude on waste disposal – LAWMA boss

Ibrahim Odumboni

Managing Director, Lagos State Waste Managment Authority (LAWMA), Mr Ibrahim Odumboni, has called for a change of attitude towards indiscriminate dumping of refuse to improve waste management in the state. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) The LAWMA boss made the call in Lagos on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, in his presentation at the Nordic-Nigeria Connect Conference ...

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Lagos to close Olusosun Landfill for 48hrs

Olusosun dumpsite

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) says the Olusosun Landfill at Ojota will be closed for a period of 48 hours from November 10, 2021 for maintenance. Scavengers at the Olusosun dumpsite in Lagos Managing Director, LAWMA, Mr Ibrahim Odumbomi, said in a statement on Monday, November 8 that the closure was to carry out palliative works on the dumpsite ...

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LAWMA vows to get rid of illegal dump sites in Amuwo Odofin

Ibrahim Odumboni

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr Ibrahim Odumboni, has vowed to clear illegal dump sites around FESTAC Town and the entire Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area of the state. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) Odumboni made the promise at a stakeholders’ meeting with residents and various interest groups, on LAWMA’s community ...

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LAWMA takes community clean-up campaign initiative to Epe

Ibrahim Odumboni

The Chairman of Epe Local Government, Ms Surah Animashaun, has promised to work with the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) by mobilising residents to pay their waste bills and dispose their waste properly. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) Animashaun said this at the Council Secretariat, Ita-Marun, Epe, when the Managing Director of LAWMA, Mr Ibrahim Odumboni, ...

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World Cleanup Day: LAWMA, NIMASA others evacuate 75,000 plastic bottles from Lagos beach

Ilashe Beach

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Saturday, September 18, 2021 commemorated the 2021 World Cleanup Day by evacuating 75,000 plastic bottles from Ilashe Beach, Lagos. Participants at the Clean-Up Initiative programme to commemorate the 2021 World CleanUp Day at Ilashe Beach in Lagos The five-kilometre Ilashe/Ibeshe beach area is on the outskirts of Lagos. The exercise was undertaken by ...

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LAWMA to ban single use plastic

Ibrahim Odumboni

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) is set to ban single use plastic materials across its formations, as part of its efforts to curtail the environmental menace posed by the item. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) This disclosure was made by the authority, in a statement issued on Monday, September 6, 2021 and made available to ...

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LAWMA to upscale operations for cleaner environment

Ibrahim Odumboni

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) says it is upscaling its operations across the state to ensure a cleaner environment. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) LAWMA disclosed this in a statement signed by Mr Akinleye Kayode, Assistant Director, Public Affairs of the agency, on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 in Lagos. The statement said it was working ...

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Waste management: Lagos invests N2bn on dumpsites rehabilitation

Olusosun dumpsite

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 said that it had invested over N2 billion towards the rehabilitation of dumpsites across the state for effective waste management. Scavengers at the Olusosun dumpsite in Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known during the unveiling of 102 new compactor trucks and 100 double dino bins at Lagos ...

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Waste management: Lagos unveils 102 locally assembled trucks

Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 unveiled102 locally assembled compactor trucks and 100 double dino waste bins, toward boosting waste management. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, inspecting a compactor truck during the unveiling of 102 waste Collection Trucks and 100 Double Dino Bins for LAWMA at Lagos House, Ikeja, on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021 ...

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LAWMA lauds Lafarge Africa’s sustainable waste management efforts

Ibrahim Odumboni

The Lagos State Waste Management Agency (LAWMA) on Friday, April 16, 2021 applauded the environmental sustainability efforts of Geocycle, Nigeria’s first full-fledged professional waste management service provider. Ibrahim Odumboni, Managing Director, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) This is contained in a statement signed by Mrs Folashade Ambrose-Medebem, Director, Communications, Public Affairs and Sustainable Development, Lafarge Africa, Plc. Geocycle is one ...

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