Akwa Ibom State Holds Environmental Sanitation , May 29

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Akwa Ibom State Holds Environmental Sanitation, May 29

* AKSEPWMA assures of prompt evacuation of refuse.

By Ubon Marcus.

The Akwa Ibom State Government has announced that the monthly environmental sanitation exercise for the month of May shall hold on Saturday the 29th of May, 2021 between the hours of 7.00 – 10.00am.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Hon. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Com. Ini Ememobong.

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While stating that there shall be no restriction of human and vehicular movement, the state government enjoins all residents of the state to participate in the exercise which shall focus on waste evacuation.

In a related development, the Akwa Ibom State Environmental Protection and Waste Management Agency, (AKSEPWMA) has assured residents of prompt evacuation of refuse generated during the exercise.

This was made known by the Chairman of the agency, Prince Ikim in a chat with newsmen in Uyo the state capital.

Prince Ikim explained that immediately after the sanitation exercise, the agency usually embarks on post sanitation which aims at evacuating refuse generated during the sanitation exercise across the state.

In readiness for tomorrow’s exercise, Ikim stated that AKSEPWMA has already gotten her machinery ready.