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The Historical Background Of Sanitary Inspectors In Nigeria

Known as ‘wole-wole’ in Yorubaland, ‘Nwaole-ala’ among the Igbos and ‘duba-gari’ among Hausa people, sanitary inspectors are government officials saddled with the responsibility of overseeing the sanitation of houses and neighbourhoods in every part of Nigeria.   The office of the sanitary inspector was established during the colonial era of Nigeria. At the dawn of […]