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Garissa to launch clean-up to improve municipal hygiene

Garissa Deputy Governor Abdi Dagane flagging off the exercise yesterday
Garissa Deputy Governor Abdi Dagane flagging off the exercise yesterday

Garissa municipality board yesterday launched massive waste collection program to improve hygiene in Garissa town.

The Deputy Governor Abdi Dagane (holding flag) said the waste management program will improve environmental hygiene and reduce diseases as well as toxic and flammable materials within the municipality.

The deputy governor said the board will also embark on public awareness program to educate residents on waste disposal.

“Observing cleanliness is a personal responsibility every person has a right to leave in a clean and healthy environment,” Dagane said.