The Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAMN) was registered in 2008 as a membership- based organization with over 2000 members across Nigeria.

The membership cut across various value-chain actors/ practitioners within the waste management industry, from waste collectors, to Recyclers, academics and Consulting Companies in Nigeria.

The Association is the authoritative voice on waste management,resource recovery etc in Nigeria and seek to achieve positive development in the industry through the establishment of mutually benefitting partnerships and strengthening relationships, collaboration, knowledge sharing and championing the implementation of international best practice and standards.

The Association has a Ten-person board of trustees duly registered in accordance to the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

We are devoted to protecting the environment through the means of education, action programmes and community involvement.

Meet The National President

Mr. Adebola Olugbenga is the CEO of Richbol Environmental Services Limited. He has over 30 years cognate experience in the field of waste/ environmental management.

The National Executive Committee

These are elected through an election by members, The EXCO is the supreme policy and decision implementation organ of the Association for the Association by the Association.

Becoming a Member

Becoming a member of AWAMN has benefits for you and your company. Join today and start gaining an extensive network of professional contacts in the waste management industry. AWAMN openly welcomes new and young professionals.

Current National Executive Committee Members

The Committee is responsible for the day to day running of the Association in conformity with the provisions of the constitution. The EXCO performs her duties through various statutory and standing committees.


The Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAMN) was established to professionalize the waste management industry by promoting international best practices that will protect the Environment and the people. It is a non-profit making organization and its income and property are applied solely for the promotion of its objective.

Contact AWAMN

25 Oyetayo street, Oshodi, Opposite the Oshodi Local Government Secretariat, Oshodi Lagos.

Tel: +234 708 244 6093,
+234 802 330 0065

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