Category: Enviroment

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Illegal disposal of sewage: Lagos begins clampdown

  The Lagos State Wastewater Management Office (LSWMO), in collaboration with the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental Offences, has commenced the clampdown on...

Indonesia floods, landslides: Death toll hits 84

…More than 100 still missing The death toll of the floods and landslides triggered by Tropical Cyclone Seroja in the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara...

ERA/FoEN urges the new HYPREP Governing Council to establish Centre of Excellence for Ogoni clean up process

The federal government of Nigeria recently inaugurated a new Governing Council and Board of Trustees for the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP). Recall...

Nigeria to experience sunshine,haziness across northern,southern regions – NiMet

    The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and cloudiness from Sunday to Monday in the North and southern parts of the country....

We won’t give herdsmen any land for grazing – Obaseki

  The Edo State Government has said it will not cede any part of its lands for cattle grazing. Osarodion Ogie Esq., the Secretary to the State Government, made this...

Magodo residents cry foul over plot to cite residential estate on flood plain

  …Says Sanwo-Olu’s intervention is needed to avert clear and present danger Residents of High Brow Magodo GRA Phases One and Two in Lagos State have...

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LASG seeks synergy with NIMASA on waterways, ferry services

•Lagos is best in Maritime safety, security – NIMASA boss   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday expressed his administration’s...

Woman steals he-goat

Justice for four Nigerian fishermen, no hidding place for Shell

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria welcomes the recent judgement by the Netherlands court of appeal that held Shell liable for the oil spills...

Mass housing: Sanwo-Olu woos private investors, promises enabling environment

  Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, has promised a conducive business climate for investors participating in the mass housing initiative of his administration...

Ogoni to FG, Shell: Pay compesation, our land, people have suffered

  By Chijioke Chijioke The Ogoni community in Rivers State, has urged the Federal Government and Shell petroleum to pay compensation to cushion the effect of land...