In a statementon Tuesday, January 5, signed by the State Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Bolaji Oyeleye, he enjoined market men, women, and residents of Ota township and its environs to ensure that their environments are kept clean at all time.
He maintained that environmental laws of not dumping garbage on the medians or drainages are still intact, assuring that,it will be enforced now.
The commissioner warned that government would strictly enforce environmental laws, enjoining residents to maintain a healthy and clean environment.
Oyeleye warned residents and traders in Ifo township, Mowe/Ibafo in Obafemi/Owode local government area and Ijebu Ode township to ensure compliance with the laws ,as the areas are next destinations of the government’s team.
He declared that government would not hesitate to wield the big stick on anyone who violates the rule.