Date: 27th April, 2017
GOVERNMENT SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
It is hereby announced for the information of the general public, particularly Deltans that the monthly Environmental Sanitation Exercise will hold in Delta State on Saturday April 29, 2017, between the hours of 7am and 10am.
During the period of the exercise there will be restrictions on the movement of persons and vehicles except those engaged in essential duties and inter State journeys.
The State Commissioner for Environment, Barr. John Nani along with staff of the Ministry and other relevant government agencies will monitor the exercise, while officials of the State Waste Management Board and Local Government Councils are to evacuate the resultant refuse to approved government dump sites.
Chairmen and Councilors’ of Local Government Council are by this announcement advised to ensure that residents in their various Local Government Areas observe the exercise.
Defaulters will be sanctioned by an appropriate mobile sanitation court which will be on standby during the exercise.
Deltans and residents in the State are by this announcement advised to use the period of the exercise to keep their surroundings clean.
Director of Information