The Next Micro Finance in collaboration with Wastebuzz Recycling company are not relenting in ensuring that Lagos state, the centre of commercial activities in Nigeria is rid of dirt and ranked as one of the cleaniest city in the world.
The latest of their efforts at ensuring a cleaner Lagos is a street cleanup event which will hold at Ilaje Bus Stop, Mobile Estate Road, Before Ajah Bridge Saturday, August 3rd ,2019 between 7am and12pm.
The aim of these two organizations is to promote a sustainable development and give back to the communities in which they operate.
Next Micro finance is a microfinance institution that aims at providing financial inclusion by providing access to financial services to the less priviledged and the unbanked spanning from Nigeria to the rest of Africa.
“Every time you save with us, you help contribute to a fund that assists us tackle the pollution of our waterways caused by improper disposal of wastes, especially plastic wastes” says Segun Sodimu, Managing Director at Next Micro Finance.
Wastebuzz Recycling is dedicated to making an impact on the climate crises around the world, from this side of the world. Wastebuzz is known for tits CSRs and has organized many clean ups programs in the past.
Ola Seriki, Managing Director at Wastebuzz says, “Simply disposing of plastic wastes in the dustbin isn’t good enough. It is essential to see to it that it gets recycled. Doing this inevitably helps reduce the amount of plastic that end up on our streets, clogging our gutters and drainages, and in the ocean.”
There will be light refreshments served to our volunteers after the cleanup so we urge everyone in the Ilaje community to join us in this social effort to keep our communities clean.