Sunday, 3rd December 2023

Plastic Pollution

20 Nov
Plastic pollution is a universal problem and expansion and changing human lifestyles are major contributors to the high volume of waste disposed.
13 Nov
The latest negotiations towards a global treaty to combat plastic pollution open in Nairobi on Monday, with tensions expected as nations tussle over what should be included in the pact.
28 Aug
Vancouver, Canada (August 23rd 2023)- In a record-breaking feat to tackle plastic pollution and advance youth development in Nigeria, U-recycle Initiative Africa
13 Aug
Nigeria LNG Shipping and Marine Services Limited (NSML) has launched its Clean Waterways Initiative to raise awareness on the dangers of plastic pollution and advocate for action to address the issue.
28 Jun
Sterling Bank Plc, in collaboration with other stakeholders, has mobilised volunteers to clean and restore Elegushi Beach in Lagos to its pristine state to commemorate World Environment Day
12 Jun
Governments, businesses, groups and individuals are gearing up for the celebration of World Environment Day (WED) today, while finding solutions to the scourge of plastic pollution, which is a visible threat that impacts every community around the world.
6 Jun
A non-governmental organization, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) on Monday reiterated the need to ensure reduction in plastic waste to minimize the damage done to the environment following the menace of plastic pollution. Director, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) Nnimmo Bassey, who led other environmentalists to celebrate the world Environment Day , noted…
6 Jun
• Environmentalists take awareness to markets in Rivers Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, yesterday, reiterated the need for multi-sectoral effort and technological innovations to protect the environment, calling on stakeholders to continue exploring innovations to solve pressing environmental challenges. The governor said this in commemoration of World Environment Day, which is marked every year…
6 Jun
In commemoration of World Environment Day (WED), yesterday, Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre) has canvassed immediate ban on Styrofoam plates and utensils in Nigeria.
22 May
Ahead of a second round of negotiations in Paris, next week on a global agreement to beat plastic pollution, a new report has revealed that plastic pollution could reduce by 80 per cent by 2040 if countries and companies make deep policy, as well as market shifts using existing technologies.
17 Apr
The world is in a struggle with plastic. It can’t seem to do without it and definitely can’t live with it. It litters the landscape, cloaks the drains and gutters and fills the canals, rivers and oceans.


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Following a successful first season of Showmax Original telenovela, ‘Wura’, the telenovela, is back and promises more intrigue, drama, suspense and scandalous moments. The highly anticipated second season will premiere tomorrow, Monday, December 4, 2023, with four new episodes every week from Monday to Thursday. ‘Wura is the Nigerian adaptation of the hit South African…
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The dynamic nature of federalism manifested last Tuesday November 28, 2023 at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA) when The Guardian publicly presented a book titled, ‘Federalism Is The Answer...
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ActionAid Nigeria has warned that the current decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to lift Forex ban on rice importation will significantly affect government’s plan to achieve self sufficiency in rice production.
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Low voter turnout marred the local council and councillorship election held, yesterday, across the 2,196 polling units of Ekiti State. In many of the polling units in Ado-Ekiti, Ikogosi-Ekiti...
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Jarrell Miller, who once came close to fighting Anthony Joshua, does not think that Otto Wallin will be an easy fight for the Brit, writes
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The November 11 off-season governorship elections in Bayelsa, Imo and Kogi States brought to the fore a discourse that has continued to resonate in Nigeria’s political environment. Former president Goodluck Jonathan....
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Germany, yesterday, shrugged off the disadvantage of playing one-man down when Winners Osawe was red carded to beat France 4-3 through penalties after a 2-2 regular time to win the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Indonesia.
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It’s another week of exciting activities. The Guardian Life in its regular manner refreshes your mind with that event that you didn’t know happened. Tonto Dikeh Accuses Mohbad's Father Of Charging Money For Interviews About Son's Death Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, is not pleased with Mohad's father and has had a lot to say about…
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The two wiper blades of the commercial bus Tajudeen Onileola drives are gone. Also, one of the vehicle’s side mirrors has disappeared. According to Tajudeen, who plies the Mile 2-Oshodi route, his vehicle’s parts did not disappear deliberately.
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President Bola Tinubu says Nigeria is taking significant step towards a sustainable and eco-friendly future by pioneering initiative to deploy a fleet of 100 electric buses.