By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Jigawa State Environmental Protection Agency (JISEPPA) has launched a ten-day environmental sanitation exercise in four local government areas at Dutse zone.
The acting Managing Director of the agency Alhaji Umar Ahmadu made this known during the launching exercise in Birnin Kudu
Represented by acting Director Environmental helath of the agency Alhaji Masud Salisu Kazaure said the sanitation will be conducted in Birnin Kudu, Buji, Kiyawa and Gwaram local government areas.
He said the exercise has been divided into three phases which include clearing of culverts collection of refuse and spray of insecticides in boarding schools and hospitals.
On his part the zonal officer of the agency in-charge of Dutse Alhaji Habu Ibrahim called on the local governments to support self helps groups with working materials to encourage them participate fully in the exercise.