05 October 2020 by Abdullahi jalaluddeen.
The National Environmental Standard and by Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) says it has achieved a lot of successes in terms of waste control and environmental sanitation Regulations in Kano.
The coordinator of the Agency in Kano, lukman Lawal stated this while briefing journalists in Kano .
He said NESREA, saddled with the responsibility of protecting and developing the environment was working asidiously in enforcing all environmental guidelines and standards aimed at addressing environmental challenges nationwide.
Mr Mohammad explained that NESREA office in kano had carried out series of oversight functions geared towards inspecting and monitoring companies that discharged waste with the aim of making sure that the companies make proper utilization of their waste treatment plants .
“We monitor industries like tanneries ,food and beverages companies , telecommunication mast among others, to make sure their operations tallied with the laws of the country” He stressed.
The coordinator encourged the general populace to always report cases of waste discharge in communities that could cause health challenges to the agency for proper measures to be taken.
Mr Lukman advised the public to desist from building Residential houses in areas meant for industries with the aim of curtailing environmental hazards.