27th January, 2017.
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 January 28, 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 Honourable John Nani will lead staff of the Ministry of Environment and other relevant government agencies to monitor the exercise in the State.
The authorities of the State Waste Management Board and Local Government Councils are to evacuate the resultant refuse to the appropriate dump sites.
The Chairmen of Local Government Councils are to ensure compliance in their respective Local Government Areas.
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