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Group Begins Environmental Education In Nigeria

Community Environment and Development Network, CEDEN, a Non-Governmental Organisation, yesterday in Port Harcourt, began environmental education for better management of the environment.Its South-South Coordinator, Mr Menidin Egbo, said this in a statement signed by Mrs Jenny George, the Project Coordinator

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Environmentalist Laments Use Of Interlocks In Houses, Proffer Solutions To Deforestation

Rahila Abdullahi, Kaduna An Environmentalist, Mr Yahaya Muhammad, has lamented the increasing practice of using        ’interlocks’ or ‘tiles’ as against planting of grass in houses. The Controller-General of Kaduna-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), ‘Safety Awareness and Environmental Support

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FG, Private Sector Strategize On Financing Mechanism To Revitalize Degraded Land

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Federal Government in collaboration with the Private sector and development partners at the just concluded fifteenth session of Conference of Parties of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) have began strategizing suitable financing mechanism

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Oyetola Reiterates Commitment To Environmental Protection

Richard Akintade, Osogbo. Osun State governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has reiterated his commitment to the protection of the environment. Governor Oyetola stressed this at the 2022 World Environment Day celebration with the theme, ‘Only one Earth, Living in Harmony with Nature,’

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Senior Lawyers Eulogise Late Environmentalist, Nwosu

Deborah Musa, Abuja Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen; former AGF, Kanu Agabi (SAN), NBA President, Olumide Akpata and other senior lawyers yesterday gathered at the Federal

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FCT: Tougher Times Await Owners Of Illegal Structures – Attah

Authorities of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have reiterated their commitment to ensure that the nation’s capital is free of all forms of illegal structures. The newly sworn-in Senior Special Assistant to the FCT Minister on Monitoring, Inspection and Enforcement,

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FMWR Appreciates CERI’s Call For Gender Mainstreaming Into Water, Sanitation Provision

Mustapha Suleiman  The Federal ministry of Water Resources (FMWR) has expressed appreciation to Community Emergency Response Initiative- (CERI) for stressing the need for gender consideration and inclusiveness in the provision of water, sanitation and hygiene-(WASH) services across the country.  CERI

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Five killed, Over 50 Houses Destroyed In Potiskum Town – SEMA

Buni Commiserates With Flood Victims Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu The Executive Secretary of Yobe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr Mohammed Goje, has confirmed that five persons died while other residents were missing after heavy downpours in Potiskum local government area

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Heavy Downpour Destroys 200 Houses In Bauchi Communities

Hassan Jirgi, Bauchi. Heavy rainfall has destroyed over 200 houses in 17 communities in Kirfi local government area of Bauchi State. The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, who went round the affected communities, sympathised with the victims, saying that his

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Gov Buni, LG Chairman Commiserates With Flood Victims in Damaturu Town

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu. The Damaturu Local Government, Chairman, Hon. Bukar Adamu, has expressed his sympathy to the people of Damaturu town and government over the flooding disaster which has destroyed houses and properties in Gaurawa, Usmanti and Kasaisa areas in

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