Ondo residents lament as refuse litters major streets

Heaps of refuse now litter major streets of Akure, the Ondo state capital in the new year.

Medical experts have expressed worry over the danger it pisses to the health of citizenry of the city which used to pride itself as one the cleanest in Nigeria.

It won’t. be an understatement to rate Akure as one of the dirtiest states in the Federation.

When our correspondent moved round the city, heaps of refuse dotted areas like Oba Adesida, Arakale, NEPA, Oyemekun, Democracy Park among others.

This development has continued to give many residents sleepless nights as they urged the state government to engage more companies in clearing of refuse in the state.