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The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Abisola Olusanya who inaugurated the Task Force in Lagos when she received the Working Team from the Veterinary Council of Nigeria explained that the Task Force is expected to inspect, register and license veterinary premises that meet set requirements.

Speaking during the unveiling at the Lagos House, Ikeja, Sanwo-Olu said the trucks and waste bins were unprecedented interventions put forward to address logistical and operational shortfalls in collection of waste across the state.

The NTD (Neglected Tropical Diseases) National Coordinator at the Federal Ministry of Health, Dr Nseobong Akpan, who made the remarks at a media dialogue on NTD control in Nigeria, said most Nigerians are not aware of NTDs and urged the media to educate people on the diseases and the dangers they constitute to human life.