The Head of waste Management,Niger State Environment protection Agency (NISEPA),Bida Zonal office, Mr. John Ada Sunday has called on Bida residents to always dispose waste at the appropriate channels in other to ensure healthy living.
He made this Call in an interview with our reporters at well being.com in his office yesterday.
According to him,dispose of waste in an open environment is very harmful to the health and can also lead to increased risk of infections. “When you refuse to maintain your environment and dispose refuse carelessly, diseases such as cholera, will surely visit you”,he asserted.
NDA Sunday further stated that, proper waste management from dumping to collection and hygienic practices such as using washrooms and toilets, hand washing and community sanitation are tasks that requires every body’s participation, as individual, community and government.