The United States Deputy Chief of Mission, Mr. David Young, has urged Nigerians to stop the trafficking and habitat destruction of Nigeria’s endangered species, including the Cross River gorilla and Nigeria-Cameroun chimpanzee.
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.
Lagos targets three million residents in new water plant contract
In its bid at providing improved water supply in Lagos metropolis, the State government has commenced the process of award of contract for the construction of Adiyan water treatment Plant Phase 11.
Demolition of waterfront communities in Lagos inhuman, violation of right to dignity, says court
A Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere has held that the demolition of Otodo Gbame, a Lagos waterfront community by officials of Lagos State Government was an inhuman and degrading treatment .