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22 Aug 2019
A Nigerian architect, environmental rights activist poet and award winning author, Nnimmo Bassey, has bagged an honorary doctoral degree at the prestigious University of York, United Kingdom.
16 Aug 2019
Angry women from 10 communities in Warri South-West Council, Delta State, yesterday shut three flow stations operated by Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC).
14 Aug 2019
Director, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Dr. Nnimmo Bassey and some medical practitioners have expressed grave concern on the dangers associated with the consumption of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) food, saying it’s unfit for healthy living.
26 Jul 2019
The Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) has faulted the claim that genetically modified (GM) crops remain the veritable source of food...
10 Jun 2019
Civil society groups and experts have examined the Buhari administration’s four years’ of environmental stewardship, saying that much needs to be done in the protection of the natural resources through conservation and sustainable practices. They believe that the Federal Government scored major point in the United Nations Environment Programme report and clean up of the…
9 Jun 2019
Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and over 40 Non-Governmental Organisations have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reject signing into law the recently passed bill to amend the National Biosafety Management Agency Act, 2015.
5 Jun 2019
As the United Nations (UN) mark the World Environment Day (WED) today, civil society and conservation groups have called on the federal government...
27 May 2019
The Lagos State Government and ecological Think Tank, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) have called for concerted efforts towards...
31 Mar 2019
Two Non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and We the People have joined forces with Ogoni people in Rivers State...
19 Mar 2019
The presidential directive to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to take over OML 11 from Shell to pave way for resumption...
19 Dec 2018
A coalition of civil society organisations has condemned the continuous influx of Genetically Modified (GM) crops and products into the country. The CSOs, comprising of Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), GMO- Free Nigeria Alliance, Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) and Bio-integrity and Natural Food Awareness Initiative, called for a ban on GMOs in…
21 Nov 2018
The GMO-Free Nigeria Alliance, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and over 35 other Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have called on Nigerian...


9 mins ago
On 5th November 2021, MTN and Airtel confirmed, through their social media handles, the Approval-in-Principle (AIP) by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for Payment Service Bank (PSB) license. The approval is a step towards fulfilling their long-standing wish. The telcos have never hidden their desire to get fully involved with financial services. The large…
26 mins ago
Ahead of the new year, the BBC has named Multiple Award-winning author and Feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie amongst its list of 100 inspiring and impactful women from around the world for 2021. Adichie is listed under the "Culture and Education" category, which consists of 31 women out of the 100 chosen. Under the post designated…
43 mins ago
The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of the Congo told the Security Council on Monday that “a lasting solution” to the violence “requires a broader political commitment to address the root causes of conflict.”  NEW YORK, USA, December 07, 2021,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-Bintou Keita argued that, for stability to return to eastern Congo, “the State must succeed…
49 mins ago
 The latest global passport index has ranked Nigeria 103 out of 116 countries with the most powerful international passports in the world. Nigeria is sharing the 103rd position with Ethiopia in the 2021 Henley Passport Index. A Nigerian passport, according to the report only guarantees visa-free access to 45 countries of the world. The…
1 hour ago
A Kenyan police officer on Tuesday shot dead six people, including his wife, and wounded two others before turning the gun on himself, police said.