ABUJA – The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), said on Sunday that 2,491 facilities and sites were sealed in the territory between January and April 2014, for non-compliance with Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Audit regulations.
According to the statement, a new FCT Policy Guideline on Solid Waste Management is being packaged.
The statement said that FCT Residents Sanitation Forum had also been resuscitated to increase general awareness and full participation of the residents in environmental protection programmes.
The statement quoted the minister as saying that FCTA officials inspected 3,195 premises, fumigated 93 and gave talks on the importance of sanitation during the period under review.(NAN)