Rivers state shuts down chinese company responsible for black soot

  • Chinese firm was burning asphalt which resulted in black soot

The rivers state government has shut down a company responsible for the black soot environmental hazard that has been plaguing the state’s capital, port-harcourt in recent times.

A statement signed by Austin Tam-George, the rivers state commissioner for information, reads;

This is to inform the public that a Chinese construction company, named CGC, located on the Obirikwere-Airport Link Road has been shut down on Friday, the 10th of February, 2017, by the Rivers State Task Force on the Black Soot.

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