FCT to privatise dumpsites in Abuja


The FCT Satellite Towns Development Agency (FCTSDA) on Monday said that all dump sites in the territory would soon be privatised to boost effective disposal of wastes.
The FCTSDA Desk Officer, Okoh Abani, told newsmen in Abuja that privatisation was necessary to improve the well-being of FCT inhabitants.
He said that the administration had already commenced the issuance of licences to private contractors.
According to Abani, the privatisation when completed would reduce indiscriminate dumping of refuse.
The Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) had warned residents of the FCT against living around official dumpsites within the territory.
Joe Ukairo, the Head of Information of AEPB, said …Read More

Source:: New Mail