Why the Lagos State Government’s Ban on Styrofoam Is Both a Win and A Disaster

The devil is in the detail

Blessing Oluchukwu Awamba

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In 2022, it was reported that Lagos state contributes over 870,000 of the 2.5 million tonnes of plastic waste generated in Nigeria annually. That is about 5,511,556,554.6 pounds of plastic waste which mostly ends up in landfills and water bodies. With over 20 million residents, plastic…

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Blessing Oluchukwu Awamba

I write about life; as I experience it, as I know it; as it could be better.