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External Sources » 11pm - Dec 13, 2012

The destruction of lives and property attendant on the unprecedentedly heavy rainfall of July 10, 2011, in Lagos surely vindicated Fashola's insistence all along that enhancing the beauty and safety of the environment is not simply a matter of aesthetic fancy. A well managed environment can indeed make the difference between life and death for a given community. But for the massive clearing and expansion of drainage channels across the state as well as the rigorous even if sometimes unpopular enforcement of environmental sanitation laws by the administration, the havoc wrought by last year's flood could have been more devastating.

 


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