The Lagos State government has warned against noise pollution and environmental degradation during the yuletide season and advised operators of event centres, and entertainment facilities in the state to avoid noise pollution.
The General Manager, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA), Dr Babatunde Ajayi who stated this in Lagos, congratulated the Christians in the State for witnessing another celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, praying that God will grant them long life to witness more celebrations in good health.
Ajayi offered the prayer in his special media chat with journalists on the importance of the celebration and the lessons there.
He called on the residents to continue to live in peace, love one another and celebrate the season in the best way that will not affect their health or impact negatively on the environment.
LASEPA boss warned the residents to always remember that the State Environmental Laws prohibiting pollution, loud music and noises from worship centers, club houses as well as other environmental infractions that can negatively impact on human health are still in force.