Afi Mountain Sanctuary comes under community protection
The Drill Ranch, which has a natural habitat at the sanctuary for its chimpanzees and drills has done much to protect and help to reduce the threats besides.
Nigeria skeptical as new urban agenda, reform of UN-Habitat top UN talks
The plot thickened still last week on the unfolding controversy over the reform of UN-Habitat, as the General Assembly kicked off a high-level meeting on a new UN approach to the rapidly urbanizing world.
Delta spends N530m for NEWMAP erosion control
To accelerate intervention at erosion sites identified by the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP), Delta State Government has released its counterpart fund of N530 million.
Minister seeks collective action on climate change
Convinced that the world’s response to global warming will define the legacy left for future generations, the Minister of State for Environment has reiterated the need...
Rivers releases N100m counterpart funding for EU water projects
“Water and sanitation remains key because they are close to the health of our communities. After this project, we expect the EU to give the state more grants, so that we can extend this to more local government areas “, Governor Wike said.
NESREA to implement national vehicular emission scheme
The agencies that would involve in the implementation include Nigeria Customs Service, the Nigeria Police, the Federal Road Safety Corps, the Vehicle Inspection Officers and National Union of Road Transport Workers that...
‘Mountains of noxious e-waste can be turned to humanity’s advantage’
“The challenge of re-using, recycling and properly disposing of electronic waste is already enormous, and will grow – be it in individual households, in the private sector or in countries around the world.
USAID targets six states for $65m water, sanitation grant
The would-be benefitting states are expected to attain certain criteria for pre-selection process for the 24 months scheme aimed improving their water supply and sustainable sanitation hygiene.