NEDC trains 150 youths in waste management, recycling

By Ibrahim Kado, Yola.   The North East Development Commission (NEDC), in collaboration with Adamawa State Government, has begun the training of 150 youths in waste management practices and modern methods of recycling.   Speaking at the onset of the…
Kwara govt. warns against waste management sabotage

The Kwara State Government has warned residents of the state to stop sabotaging its efforts in waste management and disposal.   A statement by Mrs Taiwo Okanlawon, spokesperson of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, said that the Commissioner for Environment, Mrs…
UNEP calls for better human waste management in Africa

The UN Environment (UNEP) on Thursday called for better human waste management in Africa, saying poor sanitation has posed major health, environmental and socio-economic risks in many African countries.   A joint study by UNEP and the International Water Management…