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22 Mar 2020
As the world celebrates the 2020 World Water Day, Michael Ale, geo-scientist, hydrologist, and the National President, Association of Drilling Rig Owners and Practitioners
10 Jul 2019
Association of Water Well Drilling Rig Owners and Practitioners (AWDROP) has commenced the profile of water well drilling rig operators in the country to control drilling of boreholes, which experts have alluded to be responsible for the earth tremors being experienced in the country recently. The exercise, according to the group, would enable it have…
10 Jan 2018
The Association of Professional Rig Owners and Borehole Drilling Practitioners (AWDROP) has procured a new Intelligent Automatic Mapping Geo-physiological prospecting...
29 Nov 2017
The President, Association of Waterwell Drilling Rig Owners and Practitioners (AWDROP), Michael Ale, has called for the speedy passage of the Water Resources Bill, to curb the current indiscriminate drilling, which has led to uncoordinated operations in Nigeria.
11 Jul 2017
The group, which, said that about 70 per cent of Nigerians are lack access to safe drinking water, urged government to establish a commission that would regulate the activities of extracting the underground water resources.
29 Jun 2016
Experts have warned of an impending damaging earthquake in the South-West region and other parts of the country in the next four years, precisely before year 2020.


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Investigations have revealed that over 8,000 stranded overtime cargoes, valued at about N3 trillion, are currently littering the country’s three major seaports – Apapa, Tin Can and Onne – with little or no effort made to find a lasting solution to the nuisance caused by the scraps.
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After another fence-mending session at the weekend between presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, who has remained estranged since the party concluded its convention in May...
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It was not cheery news on the trading floor of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), as activities on the stock market took a negative turn last Tuesday following the increase of the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) for the third consecutive time to stabilise prices.
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Faced with the grim reality of a world in which up to 163 million poor people now live in cities and urban areas - without income, decent housing and access basic services, governments around the globe are today pausing to marshal forces against the growing plague called urbanisation.
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Acting Federal Controller of Works in Anambra State, Seyi Martins, has promised that the second Niger Bridge will be ready for use by December this year to ease movement into the South East.