On the 21st of February 2018, the Cleaner Lagos Initiative met with community and market leaders, in an event held at City Hall, Onikan, Lagos Island, and hosted by the Oba of Lagos; His Royal Highness, Oba Rilwan Akiolu.
The event was aimed at introducing the Cleaner Lagos Initiative and the aims of the scheme to market women, market leaders and residents at the grassroots level. The amiable Iyaloja of Lagos State, Yeye Folasade Tinubu-Ojo also addressed the crowd.
Branded bin liners were freely distributed to everyone with the aim of sensitizing people on proper methods of waste disposal, reducing fly tipping, and eradicating other poor waste disposal habits.
At the end of the event, Market women broke into song and dance in appreciation of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative, and the overall achievements of the Lagos state government.