By Josephine Obute
Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obiadi has advised children to cultivate the habits of maintaining hygienic environment by properly disposing waste generated by them.
She told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at the end of an interactive session with over 200 school children in Ijegun, Ikotun, a suburb of Lagos that such a culture would help the society to avoid environmental degradation.
She was hosted by Holy Family School with supports from Prevailer Schools, Alex High School and Rising Star Nursery and Primary School in Ijegun, a Lagos suburb.
Some of the parents of the pupils, traders and artisans were also in attendance to grace the occasion.
Miss Nigeria alongside the pupils participated in a road carnival accompanied by drumming; dancing and the waving of the Nigerian flags.
The beauty queen said children would also be supporting government’s policy on healthy living for the citizens by disposing their wastes at approved…