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LAWMA Academy Reaches Over 4,258 Pupils Through School Advocacy

THE educational arm of the Lagos Waste Management Authority, LAWMA Academy, has sensitised over 4,258 pupils of various public schools across the state, since its school enlightenment/advocacy programme began last month. This was disclosed by LAWMA’s Managing Director/CEO of LAWMA,…

Lagos, LAWMA And The Battle Against Filth

By Bolaji Israel THE city of Lagos, with its ever-increasing population and bustling economic activities, faces significant environmental challenges. With the ever-growing influx of people from all over the country into Lagos daily in search for greener pasture, coupled with…

Lawma Partners LASRRA For Sweepers LAG ID Cards

2,000 sweepers to benefit THE Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) partnered the Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA), to distribute LAG ID cards to over 2,000 sweepers. The event which took place at LAWMA headquarters, Ijora Olopa, followed a successful…

LASG Clears Illegal Squatters From Ijora Under Bridge, Over Environmental Concerns

IN a decisive move to halt  further environmental violation in the area, the Lagos State Government has commenced dislodgement of illegal squatters residing under Ijora Bridge. The  action which was carried out by the enforcement team of the Lagos Waste…

LAWMA, MAN Collaborate For Environmental Sustainability

Styrofoam ban in public interest THE Lagos Waste Management Authority, (LAWMA) and the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), have met to discuss ways of implementing sustainable waste management strategies, following the recent ban on usage of styrofoam packs in the…

Lagos Annouces Ban On Usages Of Styro Foams And Other Single Use Plastics

LAGOS State Government on Sunday announced a ban on the usage and distribution of Styrofoam and other single use plastics in the State with immediate effect. This was announced by the Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab…

LAWMA Rolls Out Additional Toll-free Number

THE Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has rolled out an additional dedicated toll-free number, 08000LAWMA, to streamline communication and improve residents’ accessibility to the organisation’s waste management services. Managing Director/CEO of LAWMA, Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin said the launch of the…

LAWMA Will Step Up Waste Management, Recycling Efforts In 2024 – Gbadegesin

THE Managing Director/CEO of the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin, has assured residents of the state, that the Authority would intensify efforts at entrenching effective waste management across the state in 2024. Dr. Gbadegesin, who gave the…

Sanwo-Olu Approves Bonus For LAWMA Sweepers

LAGOS State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has spread festive cheer among the city’s street sweepers and waste handlers, by approving an End of the Year bonus for them in appreciation of their critical role in keeping Lagos clean. The announcement,…

Yuletide Celebrations: LAWMA To Tackle Waste Surge

Vows to ensure clean Lagos during festivities THE Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has restated its readiness to ensure a clean and sustainable environment in the state during the Christmas and New Year festivities, despite anticipating a 100% increase in…