Environmental Rights Action
ERA/FoEN leadership crisis boils over as factions take charge
• I remain ERA/FoEN Executive Director, says Ojo The leadership crisis in one of the foremost environmental groups in Nigeria - Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has taken a new turn as different factions lay claim to the executive directorship. At a General Assembly Meeting held last week in Benin City, Edo…
Factions emerge as ERA/FoEN leadership crisis deepens
The leadership tussle rocking the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), has taken a different dimension as a faction of the organisation urged Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT), Nnimmo Bassey, to abide by the General Assembly’s resolutions, which purportedly removed him as Trustee and BoT Chairman. In a statement issued by…
‘Niger Delta communities face extinction over coastal erosion’
Concerned that recurring ocean surge and coastal erosion is threatening several coastal communities in the Niger Delta, Environmental Rights Action (ERA), has raised alarm on the imminent extinction facing the people.
ERA faults proposed bill, canvasses $100b restoration fund for Niger Delta
Ojo, who addressed reporters during the World Environment Day at Abuja, also canvassed the need to put in place a $100 billion clean up and restoration fund for the entire Niger Delta.