UK air pollution bigger than cigarette smoke threats

Nigerians who live in the U.K should now beware! That place is no longer what it used to be.

For example, see the vehicle on the street, posted in the picture here. Years ago, this vehicle, if it moves on the street in Lagos, it will be impounded. But imagine it moving freely on a street in the U.K!

Health officials in that country has labelled the situation as a deadly public health crisis which is responsible for as more death as smoking.

Exhaust fumes car van pollution smog air traffic
It is now suggested that places such as schools, hospitals, and care homes should be built far from major roads due to the danger of air pollution.

Right now, it is estimated that 29,000 deaths in the UK are caused by air pollution.