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31 Jul 2016
Excessive bureaucratic huddles could be hindering the speedy implementation of the United Nations Environment Programmes (UNEP) report on Ogoniland.This is just as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Governing Council and Board of Trustees...
18 Jul 2016
In recognition of its role, the federal government has resuscitated the environmental health officers through sanitary inspectors who would make the enforcement...
10 Jul 2016
For residents of this community, especially, the young ones, they have grown to see this act as the norm. The excuse residents often give for such open defecation is that they are sitting on a rocky environment, so, having a sewage tank to house their excreta might be difficult.
3 Jul 2016
The actual implementation of recommendations by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Ogoniland might not commence till next year.
21 Jun 2016
Amid fears that Nigeria has adopted Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has urged the people not to panic, saying they are not currently officially grown in the country.
20 Jun 2016
The Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed, while delivering a lecture at CIBN’s yearly lecture titled “SDGs and Financial Services Sector: The Meeting Point”, said development is about...
8 Jun 2016
Both 2014 and 2015 were declared the hottest years on record. 2016 may well be hotter still, judging by the unusually high temperatures we’ve been experiencing particularly since February.
6 Jun 2016
In line with the United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Nigeria has announced plans to commence national preparation towards signing and ratification of the Paris Agreement in September.
4 Jun 2016
Mr Celestine Akpobari, a human rights and environmental activist is also the former Chairman of Gokana Council Area. He has been in the forefront of Ogoni struggle since the demise of Ken Saro -Wiwa.
30 May 2016
The Federal Government has expressed optimism that the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report on Ogoniland would reduce crime and violence in the area.
27 May 2016
A few weeks ago, Fortune, a New York-based multinational business magazine published by Time Inc., officially released its annual ranking of the world’s 50 greatest leaders for 2016.
24 May 2016
Amidst speculations on why President Buhari cancelled his scheduled official visit to Lagos, the presidency yesterday insisted it had nothing to do with an illness.


The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognizing or accepting ad hoc delegates produced by Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s faction of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo.
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Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey is facing sexual assault charges in the UK, police and prosecutors said on Thursday, after a review of allegations against him. The two-time Oscar winner for "The Usual Suspects" and "American Beauty" was artistic director of The Old Vic theatre in London between 2004 and 2015. Allegations against him first emerged…
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Elon Musk notified US regulators on Wednesday that he will rely less on loans in his bid to buy Twitter, as he and partners put $33.5 billion into the deal.
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned the alleged pension fraud trial involving former Head of Service of the Federation, Stephen Oronsaye until Oct. 5.
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Chief Bartho Igwedibia, Chairman Accord Party, Anambra, says the resignation of Mr Peter Obi from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has became a blessing in disguise for smaller parties in the state.