The Special Adviser to the Governor on Environment and the Chief Executive Officer of the Ogun State Waste Management Authority (OGWAMA), Mr. Ola Oresanya, has told waste operators that there would be no Xmas and New-Year break for them.
Mr. Oresanya who made this known at a meeting with waste operators in Abeokuta, said that government arrived at the decision, in order for operators to tackle upsurge in waste management, which may occur due to the festive seasons and by extension taken the interest of the State and their businesses at heart.
He directed them to shelve any pre-planned break to tackle upsurge in waste, in the interest of the State and their businesses.
“You must also be at your best by devising more waste management strategies to move waste faster from households and carnival grounds, so that streets and public places are sparkling clean during these twin celebrations”, he added’’.
Mr. Oresanya added that their performances would be used to measure work effectiveness for the outgoing year, and counselled them to put in their best to justify the confidence government repose in them.
Responding, the Secretary of the PSP Operators in the State, Mr. Femi Okulalu, promised member’s readiness for the special end of year assignment and sought resident’s support through dropping of wastes in covered bins and other designated places for easy evacuation.