‘We are bent on stopping open defecation in Niger Delta’
Niger Delta region is a very peculiar area and the Niger Delta Basin Authority cover three states namely; Rivers, Bayelsa and Delta; if these various state governments...
Delta moves to end open defecation by 2025
The Delta State Government has restated its plans to end open defecation in the state by 2025, with the Clean Delta campaign that will commence in a couple of weeks.
Don decries open defecation
First Nigerian professor of Environmental Health Sciences, Godson Ana, has decried open defecation and poor hygienic practice in the country
Group engages the stage in war against open defecation
The World Toilet Day was commemorated recently across the globe to create awareness on the health implications of open defecation and other forms of environmental pollution
Oyo moves to end open defecation, kick-starts community-based waste management
Oyo State Government has said that it is putting in place measures to stop open defecation by providing mobile toilets and water in rural communities across the state.
Abuja suburb where open defecation is culture
Holding her nose with her left hand while using the right hand to chase away imaginary flies I assumed, I watched as the middle age lady carefully navigated her way through the bushy footpath.
UNICEF says Nigeria leads in global open defecation index
Nigeria has emerged the number one country in the world with the highest number of people practising open defecation, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) announced yesterday. With 47 million people still defecating openly, the country has overtaken India, which left the position early this month.
The private sector and open defecation
At nearly 200 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa. With a population of this scale, any progress or regression in development clearly has a significant impact on both African and global development indicators.
Lagos: Traders decry open defecation at Gatankowa Market
Some of the traders at Gatan Kowa Market in Lagos State had decried the rate high rate of open defecation around the market owing to lack of toilet facilities.