The Kwara House of Assembly has directed the contractor handling refuse evacuation in Ilorin metropolis to rid the state capital of dirt.
The assembly made the call in its resolution after adopting a matter of general public importance on the indiscriminate dumping of refuse littering various parts of the state capital.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the motion, moved by Owolabi Rasaq (APC-Share-Oke), enjoyed the support of all the lawmakers at the plenary, presided over by the Speaker, Mr Yakubu Danladi.
Owolabi, in his submission, expressed displeasure with what he described as indiscriminate dumping of refuse in several parts of Ilorin.
The lawmaker, who is the also the Chairman, House Committee on Health and Environment, observed that indiscriminate dumping of refuse in the state capital could pose environmental hazard to residents.
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