Olososun dumpsite explosion: The danger of short term solutions

 

On Wednesday the 14th of March, fire erupted at the Olusosun dumpsite engulfing the vicinity and environs with thick smoke.
The smoke from the fire has still not stopped in the 100-acre dumpsite, said to be the largest in Africa and one of the largest in the world and receives up to 10,000 tons of waste every day. Waste from about 500 container ships are said to be delivered to the site.

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