ASEPA Manager, Ikwuano Zone, Chief Jerry Awah has warned residents of Government College and its environs to desist henceforth from dumping refuse along Government College main gate down to the stretch leading to the college second gate.
In a release, Chief Awah disclosed that the warning has become imperative due to the ongoing beautification work along the College road.
Chief Awah stated that dumping of refuse along the axis is now prohibited as the Agency has mounted surveillance to apprehend defaulters, pointing out that the landscaping and beautification work is to enhance the aesthetics of the area.
He also implored transporters and passengers who ply the road not to throw away waste from the vehicle as any person or persons caught in the act will be prosecuted according to the provisions of the Abia State Basic Environmental Law.
The Ikwuano zone ASEPA Manager urged residents of Government College and its environs to package their trash and dump them at Government designated site.