Recyclan, in partnership with the Lagos State Ministry of Environment and humanity Nigeria, is in the 30-day race to recover and recycle 400 metric tons of plastic bottle waste across Lagos State. This exercise attempts to set a new Guinness World Record for the ‘Largest Volume of Plastic Bottles Collected for Recycling by a Team.’ This…
NEWMAP’s duty is to entrench culture of erosion management, says Ivenso
We plan to engage state’s Department of Works, Physical Planning Board on planning our cities, because if we continue to build indiscriminately without respect for community development rules and regulations
Dangote partners NCF on ecosystem restoration
Towards achieving a safer ecosystem, the Dangote Group in collaboration with the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), has commenced a tree planting campaign.
Participants seek establishment of Lagos climate change foundation
Participants at the 8th Lagos International Climate Change summit have recommended the establishment of a multi-sector driven foundation to address climate change issues in the state.
Ministers endorse new measures to combat environmental degradation
The bureau of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) has recommended several measures to address climate change, biodiversity loss, plastic pollution....
FG launches HCFCs phase out plan for ozone depleting substances
The Federal Government is working towards the implementation of the Montreal Protocol with the aim to achieve phase out of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) such as refrigerants in the foam and refrigeration sector of the economy.
Ondo partners World Bank on mitigating Aiyetoro sea surge
Ondo State government has reiterated its commitment to partner relevant stakeholders in finding lasting solution to the sea surge ravaging Aiyetoro community and other affected areas in Ilaje council of the state.
Kebbi, others to benefit from USAID’s N4.12 billion WASH grant
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has empowered United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) with $9.98 million (N4.12 billion) for three years to support Federal Government...
Yobe to plant 3 million seedlings
The Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni has distributed three million tree seedlings to fight desertification and other environmental hazards.