Aquatic wildlife, environment in danger from plastic waste
Aquatic, environmental professionals and scientists have raised the alarm over the menace of plastic waste and dangers it poses to the aquatic wildlife...
‘How Nigeria can maximise economic benefits of wildlife, ecotourism’
Nigerian scientists and wildlife professionals have called on the government, the private sector investors and ecotourism entrepreneurs to explore untapped opportunities in the wildlife subsector for national development, recreational and tourism promotion.
Mitigating climate change in Lagos with agroforestry of coconut, bitter kola trees
Lagos, the commercial hub of Nigeria, and by extension, West Africa, is becoming hotter, more polluted and more environmentally degraded. Industrial activities, tree felling, land clearing, and overpopulation have impacted negatively on the environment.
Entrepreneur urges LASPARK to plant coconuts, not ornamentals
A director of First African Cocoanut Company, Mr. John-Bede Anthonio, has urged the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK) to plant coconut trees instead of ordinary ornamental trees.
Lagos moves to check quackery in assisted reproductive technology practice
Lagos State Government has inaugurated a seven-man committee to monitor, regulate and enforce quality compliance in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) practice in the state.
Insurer, LASPARK seal pact on green Lagos
AXA Mansard has said it is a partnership with the Lagos State government through the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK) as they prepare to conduct the 2019 Tree Planting Exercise. The exercise is planned with the theme: “Clean and green is our perfect dream”, as the event will hold across all the 20…
Fun-seekers ignore economy, besiege Ikeja parks
Hundreds of fun-seekers yesterday besieged the Ndubuisi Kanu Park and Johnson Jakande Tinubu Park in Alausa, Ikeja area of Lagos State, to continue the celebration of Easter. Lagosians of all ages were seen catching their fun, and entertaining themselves with foods and drinks. One of the fun-seekers, Miss Vallery Alassan, said the holiday is a…
Haven Homes partners LASPARK on waste bins
Desiring to create values under its corporate social responsibility programme, one of the leading real estate developers, Haven Homes has donated refuse bins to the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK).