In line with its commitment to achieve a cleaner, healthy and safer environment for residents, the Amuwo Odofin Local Government government would soon kick-off the distribution of waste bags to households, Markets, Residential areas across the Local Government Area through the Community Development Committee.
The Council Chief, Engr. Valentine Buraimoh while receiving officials of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative who brought the waste bags at the Council Secretariat, Festac Town, Lagos , affirmed that the current quest to clean up Amuwo Odofin LGA and indeed Lagos is not a one off exercise.
” The campaign for a cleaner environment must continue and it begins with you and i”, the Council helmsman stated.
He hinted that plans were on to ensure waste are collected weekly, adding that community involvement is important in achieving the goals of Cleaner Lagos Initiative.
The Area Manager of Vision Scape posited that “ When they use the nylon bags to hold their domestic waste, they will move it to the collection points where we have located nearest to them. And the CLI workers will take it from there”.
He encouraged all to treat the issue of a cleaner environment with all seriousness.