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OUTRAGEOUS: Many riverine residents still use streams as latrines- Rivers LG chair

OUTRAGEOUS: Many riverine residents still use streams as latrines- Rivers LG chair

July 24, 2018

ABONNEMA – The Exec-utive Chairman of Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State, Rowland Sekibo, has complained about the age-long defecation in rivers by most residents of riverine communities, who use them as lavatory, saying it was contaminating the rivers.  The post OUTRAGEOUS: Many riverine residents still use streams as latrines- Rivers LG chair appeared […]

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“Many Nigerian Youths Now Sniff Pit Latrines, As Substitute For Codeine” – Health Group Calls For Ban Of All Latrine Pit Toilets

“Many Nigerian Youths Now Sniff Pit Latrines, As Substitute For Codeine” – Health Group Calls For Ban Of All Latrine Pit Toilets

May 10, 2018

The Basic Registry and Information System in Nigeria (BRISIN) has called for urgent sensitisation against the use of pit latrine because many youths now sniff latrines as substitute for codeine. Dr Misbau Lawal, the Coordinator, Health and Environment in BRISIN made the call todayin Ilorin saying that the since codeine had been banned by the […]

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