Challenges of building an environment- friendly nation
Nigeria is currently faced with many environmental problems such as climate change, deforestation, urbanisation, desertification, erosion, overpopulation and all kinds of pollution
Does section 2(a) of Public Officer’s Protection Act apply to cases of contract?
The 2nd respondent was the plaintiff before the High Court of Bauchi State sitting in Bauchi in a suit he filed on March 6, 2007 against the 1st and 2nd appellants and the 1st respondent.
FG commits to ozone depleting substance phase-out
Towards implementing the Montreal Protocol’s programme, the Federal Government has achieved its target to phase-out the use of Halons, Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) Methyl Bromide and Carbon Tetrachloride
Akwa Ibom government warns against illegal mining
The Akwa Ibom Government has warned against illegal mining in the state to avoid an environmental hazards. The Commissioner for Environment and Petroleum Resources, Mr Ekong Sampson
Cleanup of Ogoni, other polluted areas shouldn’t last for eternity, ex-minister cautions
Former Minster of Environment, Mrs. Hadiza Mailafia, has said the cleaning up of Ogoniland in Rivers State, Nanka in Anambra and other polluted places should not continue for eternity.
How rising seas may wipe off Lagos, others by 2050
The dividends accruing to Nigeria from its 853-kilometer coastline may be reversed as a new report warns that rising seas could affect three times more people and submerge some of the world’s coastal cities by 2050.
Children call for change in attitude towards environment
Taking their future into their own hands, the pupils of Banana Island School, Ikoyi, Lagos, have called for urgent action to check the threat of global warming. The children were following the example of 16-year-old environmental activist, Greta Thunberg,
Breastfeeding for longer could help save environment from damage caused by infant formula
Breastfeeding for longer could help save the environment, scientists have said as they reveal Britain’s poor rates cause the equivalent of 77,000 cars worth of damage. Experts at Imperial College London have for the first time calculated the harm to the planet from infant formula.
How microplastics in drinking water impact human health, environment
The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for a further assessment of microplastics in the environment and their potential impacts on human health, following the release of an analysis of current research related to microplastics in drinking water.