Lagos waste authority to introduce new waste management method

The Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) is set to manage waste through characterisation, improved technology and partnering with global nations to achieve better goals.

The new Managing Director of LAWMA, Mr Abdulwahab Ogunbiyi, disclosed the new plans on Monday at a news briefing in Lagos.

“We want to design our own conveyor system with our engineers in the country in partnership with service providers of different professions to manage our waste, thereby making waste wealth,’’ he said.