Kano State shuts down rice mills over pollution
The Kano State Government has closed down Tiamin Rice Mill along Zaria Road due to complaints of air pollution.
Environmental experts back study linking air pollution to coronavirus vulnerability
Environmentalists have thrown their weight behind cutting edge study indicating some degrees of link between long time air pollution exposure, the vulnerability to covid-19 and death due to the pandemic.
Air pollution causing broken bones, weaker hips, spines
Researchers have found that living in polluted cities may cause the bones to be weaker and easier to break.
How air pollution causes sepsis, UTIs, kidney failure
The Harvard University researchers found that even short spikes in the harmful particles led to an increase of 5,692 hospitalizations and some $100 million in annual health care costs.
Tackling the scourge of air pollution in Nigeria
Air is an important and vital requirement for life. Air sustains life, but it can also snuff out life. With air one survives and lives; with air one could also die.
Stakeholders canvass support for renewable energy to tackle pollution
To mitigate the effects of air pollution, experts have called for the use of renewable energy solutions. Indeed, they argued that governments, industries, communities, and individuals should come together and explore renewable energy and green technologies to improve air quality in the society. The experts spoke during an event organised by the Lagos State Environmental Protection…
Experts urge reduction of air pollution through LPG
Experts have urged members of the public to reduce air pollution by using Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and avoid using biomass fuels, which pollute the air.
Environment: A neglected stuff in Nigeria
The annual ritual marked as the World Environment Day has no meaning in Nigeria since the day is merely used by government officials to deliver beautiful...