The Lagos State Authorities has banned the usage of all types of amplifiers at motor parks throughout the state.
Particular Adviser on Transportation, Oluwatoyin Fayinka, made the announcement at a Lagos State Environmental Safety Company (LASEPA) briefing.
Fayinka lamented the indiscriminate use of megaphones and audio system to draw passengers.
From now, anyone caught utilizing any noise producing machine could be sanctioned in accordance with the legislation.
The official mentioned the Park Monitoring Committee has been mandated to observe parks for whole compliance and restore sanity.
Everlasting Secretary, Ministry of the Atmosphere and Water Assets (OES), Tajudeen Gaji, lamented that noise air pollution was in extra of permissible limits.
Gaji mentioned other than the transport sector, spiritual, industrial and leisure industries have been additionally culpable.
“Adults present nice issues from issues related to noise air pollution, however youngsters are fairly weak as there are not any identified seen signs at early age,” he famous. NAIJATABLOID