by ACI Admin. African Clean-Up Initiative (ACI), an environmental Non-Governmental Organisation has launched ‘RecyclesPay’ – a Back2School initiative that allows parents pay their children’s school fees with recyclable materials. Do you know that Nigeria is ranked as having the highest number of Out-of-School children in the world? It is imperative for all relevant stakeholders to […]
The renowned Cameroonian football legend, Roger Milla through his association named “Coeur d’Afrique” has since 2015 been actively involved in the recycling of plastic waste that pollutes the environment of Yaounde, Cameroon into ecological pavings. The pavings have been alleged to be more resistant than the cement-made pavings. For the past two years, the association has […]
It was a dark afternoon yesterday for residents, passersby, and commuters as one of the biggest dumpsites in Nigeria, Olusosun, located in Lagos caught fire. The cause of the fire which was still burning till late night yesterday was not immediately known but reports from various sources confirmed the intervention of the Lagos State Fire […]
The City of Yaoundé has called for an international invitation to tender for waste management services in a bid to upgrade the city’s waste management solution. According to a recent report by Tchaptchet published in Tunza Eco Generation, solid waste generated in Yaoundé varies in quantities, types, humidity, and density based on days of the week and […]
Waste management is the collection, keeping, treating and disposal of waste. In every metropolitan city around the world, proper waste management has always been a subject of concern, so is the case of Agege Local Government. Congested areas like Pen Cinema, Oja, Otubu, Stadium, are few examples of areas with the lack of a proper […]
When Visionscape invited licensed Private Sector Participators (PSPs) for outsourcing of short-haul transportation of municipal waste within Lagos yesterday, Monday, the 12th day of February 2018, they advertised their incompetence, their inability to fulfill their contractual obligations for which they are celebrated as experts and to which our State Assembly unprecedentedly passed a law exclusive […]
At the moment, there is no dedicated waste management information dissemination platform in Africa. Hence, we want to bridge this gap and open up the waste management sector and its opportunities to those interested and especially to attract investors. We want them to have a relaxed feeling knowing that they can trust the information we […]
Waste Watch Africa is a community-oriented organisation focused on researching, implementing, and disseminating sustainable waste management solutions in Africa. Our MISSION is simple; we are out to eliminate waste from the streets of Africa. And our GOAL is to quicken the establishment of efficient and effective waste management solutions across Africa.