FG worries over environmental challenges, assures effective implementation of projects.
Written by News Room on February 1, 2022
The Federal Government on Monday expressed worry over environmental challenges but assured of effective implementation of projects, programmes and policies that would address such challenges appropriately across the country.
Chief Sharon Ikeazor, Minister of State for Environment, gave the assurance at a ministerial briefing organised by the ministry in Abuja.
Ikeazor said that the ministry would continue to strive in achieving the set mandates despite all challenges while repositioning the agencies in the ministry for effective implementation of policies, regulations and projects.
She said the purpose of the briefing was to update the public on the ministry`s priority areas of focus in 2022, adding that the challenges are adversely affecting the lives and livelihood of the people.
Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Mr Hassan Musa, said that the environment was one of the most dynamic of all sectors in the life of humanity.