Kaduna to spend $182 million on water projects
Realising the importance of safe water on health and productivity of individuals in the state, Kaduna State Government has borrowed a total of sum of $182 million to finance key water projects in the state.
Experts, bank mark Earth Hour Day
He noted that the Industrial Revolution in Europe many years ago set the tone for the increase in pollution of the atmosphere which now stands at about 400 points, resulting into an increase in the planet’s temperature to almost one degree .
REDAN, housing finance institutions to meet
With the recent signing of the $2 billion deal by the Real Estate Developers’ Association of Nigeria (REDAN), all is now set for members of the association to fast track the provision of affordable housing for Nigerians.
Epidemic looms as Lagos wastewater plant overflows
There seems to be an air of trepidation about the abandoned Oke -Afa Wastewater Plant, located at Jakande Housing Estate, Isolo, with residents fearing an outbreak of epidemic in the area.
Our worries about UNREDD scheme, highway project, by communities
The last is yet to be heard over a dispute surrounding the development of the 260 kilometre superhighway from a planned deep sea port in Esighi in Bakassi Local Government Area northwards via Obudu to Katsina-ala in Benue State, valued at $3.5 billion.
National action plan for Sendai Framework implementation underway
Disaster risk reduction experts have ended round of talks to fix benchmarks of success in curbing the impact of natural and man-made hazards through to 2030.
‘Underground space holds key to ever-growing cities’
The British Tunnelling Society (BTS), an associated society of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has been in existence since 1971, now we have Tunnelling Association Nigeria (TAN).
FG begins contaminated soil centre in Rivers State
There was a sudden change of gear last week, which saw the Federal Government setting up an Integrated Contaminated Soil Management Centre, in Bori, Rivers State.
NCF partners Nigerian firm on renewable energy education
As a means of enhancing environmental education, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has entered into strategic partnership with a firm to promote awareness drive for renewable energy in schools.