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Nnimmo Bassey

25 Feb
Health for Mother Health Foundation (HOMEF), has declared that said the ruling of the Dutch Appeal Court against Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over environmental offences offers the people some hope that their fight for justice is yielding results.
19 Oct 2020
The Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) says the nation’s economy may dwindle further, if government does not wake up to its responsibilities in providing basic environmental safety for its citizens.
8 Oct 2020
The Board of Trustees of the Environmental Rights Development Foundation (ERDF) has announced the appointment of Chima Williams as Acting Executive Director of Environmental Rights Action/Friends...
17 Aug 2020
The Director, Health Mother Earth Foundation, (HOMEF), Nnimmo Bassey has charged the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) to ensure less pollution in the Niger Delta region.
18 Jul 2020
The long-running saga of sleaze in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has set off outrage in the Niger Delta region.The palpable frustration in the region is because since the establishment of the NDDC in 2000 as an interventionist agency to reduce poverty and foster development
12 Jul 2020
Environmentalists have urged the Federal Government to urgently establish modular refineries in Niger Delta; following report that fuel produced by artisanal refiners in the region was of better quality than those imported from Europe.
22 Jun 2020
A virtual meeting on freshwater and marine ecosystems has called for the creation of a marine protected area that incorporates territories in Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Cameroon.
1 Jun 2020
Environmental experts have expressed worry that oil polluted Ogoniland is likely to be vulnerable to COVID-19 pandemic due to prolonged delay in the clean-up exercise...
8 May 2020
Environmentalists, members of FishNet Alliance, and people in the Niger Delta region has called on relevant government agencies to investigate the actual cause of sudden death of fish being washed ashore across the Niger Delta coastline.
18 Mar 2020
The Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and other civil society groups (CSOs) yesterday demanded a ban on genetically modified organisms (GMO) foods in the country and repeal of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) Act.
16 Dec 2019
With scientists making conflicting assertions on the safety of Genetically-Modified (GM) crops, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) has accused them of concealing...
15 Nov 2019
The Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) has again called on the Federal Government to carry out an environmental assessment of the Niger Delta to give room for a wholesale clean up of the region.

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Nigeria’s worsening food insecurity, which has pushed the cost of food importation to over $10 billion and has escalated foreign exchange scarcity to a record high, may be significantly doused thanks to a new seeds technology.
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Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has lifted the ban on mobile telecommunication network in the state.
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Former President Goodluck Jonathan, has urged Nigerian leaders to value the interest of every section of the country in order to build a united nation devoid of agitation, disunity and disenchantment.
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Germany on Saturday confirmed its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19, in travellers who arrived at Munich airport from South Africa, regional officials said.
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Britain on Saturday announced tougher entry rules for all arriving passengers and the return of a masks mandate, after confirming its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid-19.