The Director General BCA, Sir Anyaso Anyaso has enjoined Field Officers of National Environmental Standards and Regulations enforcement Agency, (NESREA) in the State, to always engage the services of relevant Government bodies, the media, critical stakeholders and opinion leaders in their sensitization programs.
Sir Anyaso who stated this when he played host to members of the Agency led by the State Coordinator NESREA Mr. Nwogu Obi the Agency is saddled with the task of Environmental Management, Animal/plant conservation and ensuring people’s culture does not go into extinction.
He further commended the Agency for the good job they are doing despite obvious challenges and assured them of the Corporation’s readiness to partner them.
Speaking earlier, the State Coordinator NESREA, Mr. Nwogu Obi who described the Agency as an enforcement arm of the Federal Government on Environmental Management also noted that the Cardinal policy of the Agency which is centered on Advocacy and sensitization require the support of the media in information dissemination.
In a vote of thanks, a Senior Engineer of the Agency, Mr. Oba Tamunodiepiriye, thanked the DG and Management of the BCA for the privilege given to the Agency to partner the Corporation in environmental management and commended him for the warm reception accorded them.
Correspondent, Simeon Kalu reports that the BCA Management and those of the Agency were present during the courtesy visit.