Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has restated the need for enhanced stakeholder collaboration
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned of soaring e-waste, which affects the health of millions of children, increasing risk of chronic ailments such as cancer and cardiovascular diseases,....
30 Dec 2020
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has said that its 2011 regulations on electrical/electronic waste was based on a life-cycle approach and has a provision on Extended Producer Responsibility Programme (EPR).
20 Sep 2020
The Zonal Director, National Environmental Standards And Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Mr. Larry Odeh Ineke, has said the constant burning of land surface during the destruction of seized illegal drugs
24 Jan 2020
National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), has raised concern over the danger of e-waste, saying it increases susceptibility to health conditions.
18 Nov 2019
With growing public health concern that the production and trade of lead-based paint is still wide-spread globally, especially Nigeria, stakeholders have called for far-reaching regulatory action ...
30 Sep 2019
Aquatic, environmental professionals and scientists have raised the alarm over the menace of plastic waste and dangers it poses to the aquatic wildlife...
12 Jul 2019
The Tincan Island Port Customs Command has generated N179.2billion between Jan. 2 and July 10, 2019, up from N172.5 billion realised in the corresponding period in 2018.
1 Jul 2019
An ambitious new project launched in Lagos last week is aiming to reform the electronics sector and put an end to the toxic toll improper management of electronic waste is taking on Nigeria. Over half a million tonnes of discarded appliances are processed in the country every year, threatening both the health of people in…
27 May 2019
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has said that it decided to shutdown the multi-million naira...
25 Mar 2019
Disturbed by the incessant cases of fire outbreaks in residential buildings and its devastating effects on the economy, the Nigerian Society of Engineers...
20 Mar 2019
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) says the increasing use of power generators across the country is a time bomb on the environment. Mr Daniel Wuave, the Coordinator of NESREA in Gombe State made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Wednesday. Wuave noted…