Say What? Onitsha, Aba, Kaduna & Umuahia Are Among The World’s Most Polluted Cities, Report Says


Well guys, it’s time to rep your city.

According to a new report published by the World Economic Forum Onitsha in Anambra State is the most polluted city in the world.

The data obtained from World Health Organization (WHO) Urban Ambient Air Pollution Database also lists Kaduna, Aba and Umuahia in the top 20.

The report states that, “Of the 3,000 cities in the WHO’s air quality database, the most polluted at the time of measurement was Onitsha, a fast-growing city in Nigeria, which recorded roughly 30 times more than the WHO’s recommended levels of PM10 particles. Peshawar in Pakistan was in second place, followed by Zabol in Iran.”





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