Why we shut down charcoal company in Enugu, by NESREA
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has said that it decided to shutdown the multi-million naira...
Engineers want patronage for cable makers
Disturbed by the incessant cases of fire outbreaks in residential buildings and its devastating effects on the economy, the Nigerian Society of Engineers...
Pollution: Agency decries increasing use of generators
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…
Telecoms companies decry increasing tax burden, seek clarification on EIA
Telecommunications companies plying their trade in Nigeria, have cried out once again over what they described as, increasing tax burdens on their shrinking business.
FG to begin emissions control programme January 1, 2019
In a bid to enforce environmental laws, the Federal Government has concluded arrangements to begin implementation of national generator emissions control programme from January 1, 2019.
Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion on generators every year - NESREA
The Director-General, National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Lawrence Anukam, on Thursday said about 60 million Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion in buying and maintaining standby generators every year. Anukam disclosed during a media briefing in Abuja where the announcement of the implementation of the National Generator Emission Control Programme (NGECP), expected to begin…
Manufacturers lament over-regulation in petroleum products sector
Manufacturers operating under the Petroleum Product Sectoral Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) have decried over-regulation...
Government amends NESREA Act, set to tackle environmental crimes
President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a new National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA amended bill into law to tackle environmental crimes in the country.
Flood: NESREA cautions against indiscriminate dumping of wastes
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has advised Nigerians against indiscriminate dumping of wastes in drainage and waterways.
NESREA to establish new field offices in states, tackles waste
The National Environmental Standards Regulations and Enforcement Agency, (NESREA) is to establish three new offices in Abia, Ogun and Adamawa states as a measure for proper environmental monitoring. Director General of NESREA, Dr. Lawrence Anukam who stated this in Jalingo, explained that the decision would help to create awareness and help in addressing serious environmental…