1,000 UniAbuja students now hygiene, water sanitation ambassadors


Executive Director Toilet Kulture Initiative Mrs Elsie Ozika, (in white T-shirt) and her guest during the unveiling of theme for the 2019 World Menstrual Hygiene Day – “It’s time for Action”

By Emmanuel Afonne

About  1,000 students from University of Abuja have been commissioned by Toilet Kulture Initiative, an NGO, to propagate the message of water sanitation and hygiene within the Federal Capital Territory.

Mrs Elsie Ozika, Executive Director of the Initiative, inaugurated the students as part of activities to commemorate the 2019 World Menstrual Hygiene Day.

She said that the ambassadors would be the voice of the Initiative within and outside Abuja.

Ozika who charged the ambassadors to bring the issues of menstrual hygiene and good toilet culture to the front burner, however, noted that water and hygiene must go hand-in-hand for cleanliness to be achieved.

“We chose UniAbuja because our programmes is targeted at toilet facilities in public institutions and…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria