Press Releases

  • LASG SEEKS SUPPORT OF IKORODU DIVISION ON CLI

    In its continued efforts of seeking understanding and acceptance of Lagosians on the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI) as an innovation in solid waste management, the Lagos State Government has taken the advocacy and enlightenment programme to Ikorodu Division of the State. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of the Environment, Mr. Abiodun Bamgboye, said that the need […]

  • LASG EMPLOYS ADVOCACY TO SEEK COOPERATION OF CITIZENS ON CLI

    As the stage is now set for the grand launch of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative, The Lagos State Government has begun to seek the buy-in and understanding of the citizens on the new efforts in solid waste management through advocacy and enlightenment. ­­ The Lagos State Government has lined up series of advocacy programme to […]

  • LASG EMPLOYS ADVOCACY TO SEEK COOPERATION OF CITIZENS ON CLI

    As the stage is set for the grand launch of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative, The Lagos State Government has begun to seek the buy-in and understanding of the citizens on the new efforts in solid waste management through advocacy and enlightenment. Speaking at a Stakeholders meeting on Friday at NECA Hall, CBD, Alausa, the Commissioner […]

  • LASG GOES TOUGH ON ILLEGAL WASTE DUMPS

    -As a PSP operator is apprehended dumping with trucks The Lagos State Government has warned residents fond of deliberately dumping refuse in unauthorized places to henceforth desist from such act or face the full wrath of the law. This warning was issued by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr Babatunde Adejare during an Operation Deep […]

  • LAGOS PARLEYS INVESTORS ON CLI

    To ensure the success of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI) as an extensive and sustainable waste management system, the Lagos State Government has sought partnership with the private sector.   The Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare while speaking at the Cleaner Lagos Initiative investors’ roundtable in Victoria Island on Thursday, maintained that the […]

  • LASG TO DEMOLISH BUILDINGS ON DRAINAGE CHANNELS

    The Lagos State Government has directed owners of buildings that blocked the water channels in all the flood-prone areas, especially Dolphin and Ilubirin Estates to quit their buildings or face demolition by the Government. The directive was given by the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode while reacting to media enquiries on the efforts of […]

  • LASG ACTIVATES SANITATION INTERVENTION PROGRAMME

    To address the challenge of refuse littering some parts of Lagos State during the State’s transition to the new solid waste management system, the Lagos State Government has activated a sanitation intervention programme. The Sanitation Intervention Programme, which became necessary to ensure that no stone is left unturned in the effort to achieve a clean, […]

  • LASG DIVIDES LAGOS INTO ZONES FOR DRAINAGE CLEARING

    In furtherance of its Cleaner Lagos Initiative, the Lagos State Government has divided the State into five zones for effective all year round drainage cleaning and clearing.   This was disclosed by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare while addressing Newsmen in his office on Thursday.   The Commissioner who said that the […]

  • LASG MARKS A DECADE OF TREE PLANTING

    Plants 6.8 million trees in ten years   The Lagos State Government on Friday marked ten years of sustained commitment to tree planting campaign which has earned the State national and global recognition. In his welcome address at the 10th Tree Planting Day, the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, said that a total […]

  • FLOOD: OGOMBO RESIDENTS ACKNOWLEDGE LASG SUPPORT

    …As Environment Commissioner Assures Assembly members of Government’s proactiveness Residents of Ogombo community in the Lekki axis of the State have acknowledged the support of the Lagos State Government in the effort to cushion the effects of the flood experienced by the community last weekend. This acknowledgment was made by the chairman, New Town Estate, […]

  • LASG BUILDS RETENTION POND TO CONTAIN FLOODING

    The Lagos State Government has said that it is building a retention pond to assist in containing flooding in the State. The Commissioner for the Environment, Dr Babatunde Samuel Adejare disclosed this during the sensitization programme for the 2017 Water Technology and Environmental Control Exhibition and Conference (WATEC) held at Renaissance Hotel, GRA Ikeja on […]

  • NOISE POLLUTION: LAGOS STATE DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ENFORCEMENT

    Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency has said that it does not in any way discriminate in the discharge of its duties when implementing the Lagos State law on eradication of noise pollution across the State. This declaration was made by the General Manager of the Agency, Engr. Adebola Shabi while addressing newsmen in his office […]