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Kwara govt warns merchants against indiscriminate dumping of refuse

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Kwara –

Monday, June 13, 2022

Kwara Mutter Commissioner for Environment, Remilekun Banigbe [Photo Credit: KSG]

The authorities of Kwara has warned merchants at the Sunday-Sunday market, Kulende/Sango House of Ilorin, to desist from dumping refuse on the boulevard medians and drainages.

Mutter Commissioner for Environment, Remilekun Banigbe, gave the warning throughout a talk over with to the market to invent particular that the tell keeps hobble with world environmental standards.

“The Ministry is not going to condone any accomplish of misbehaviour from defiant merchants that will mar the authorities’s efforts in sustaining its tell on the sector blueprint,” Ms Banigbe said.

The commissioner and her crew, in the firm of the frequent supervisor of Kwara Environmental Protection Company (KWEPA), Sa’ad Danmusa, participated in addressing the setback.

Ms Banigbe explained that the trouble used to be to invent particular that indiscriminate dumping of refuse did not provoke a virulent disease of ailments.

She well-known that such an perspective may possibly possibly furthermore station off drainage blockage and heavy floods that may possibly possibly furthermore jeopardise thousands and thousands of lives and properties.

“I make use of the merchants to invent effective use of the waste disposal bins on hand in the market as effective use of the bins will pave a huge form of strategies for a sane market atmosphere,” she said. 

The commissioner frowned at the merchants that suppose their items on the roadside, pointing out that such an act can invent them susceptible by exposing them to mechanical and human dangers on the boulevard.

Ms Banigbe reiterated her dedication to guaranteeing that the tell conforms to world allege via proactive measures to alternate the of us’s lackadaisical perspective in direction of a orderly atmosphere.


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