Sunday, 29th January 2023
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23 Oct
Pangolins are the most trafficked mammals and are already facing extinction, but trading of the wildlife, including parts of elephants among others, still goes on freely
10 Sep
Five people are dead after a boat flipped over in waters off of New Zealand's South Island on Saturday, with "indications" the vessel capsized after colliding with a whale.
22 Jul 2022
First Greenwich Schools held its inaugural Science Fair on the school’s premises at Coker Estate, Shasha to showcase the pupils’ dexterity in the knowledge of animals and wildlife.
2 Dec 2021
The Comptroller-General of Customs’ (CGC) Strike Force, Team A, has decried the continuous degradation of Nigeria's forest and illegal extinction and exporting of wild life by foreigners from the Middle East.
24 Aug 2021
Nigeria has some of the most captivating wildlife on the planet but where can you see the best of the country’s creatures? Here are five locations that any wildlife enthusiasts should have on their lists of places to visit. Ogba Zoo and Nature Park This gorgeous state-owned zoological park, located in Benin City, was established…
18 Jan 2021
Nigeria's Conservationists have expressed concerns that the growing appetite for bushmeat among urban residents in Nigeria and surrounding countries threatens the wildlife population and increases the risk of zoonotic disease transmission. They called for the implementation of demand reduction and education campaigns on wildlife conservation, improving the communication of wildlife laws, strengthening law enforcement, providing…
14 Jun 2020
As animal or plant to man diseases, such as Ebola, bird flu, Lassa Fever, Coronavirus and others, continue to threaten humanity, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
6 Apr 2020
In a move to boost wildlife management and conservation, Imo authorities have announced plans to turn its zoological garden and wildlife park to an international ecotourism
4 Apr 2020
A delicate remote control operation to remove a tracking collar from a tiger on an epic 13-month trek through India has been carried out to avoid the device choking the animal.
23 Mar 2020
Scientists suggest that degraded habitats may encourage more rapid evolutionary processes and diversification of diseases, as pathogens spread easily to livestock and humans.
14 Feb 2020
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called for a concerted effort by stakeholders for the conservation of wildlife, insisting that their existence is very important to the survival of nature.
27 Sep 2019
Britain's Prince Harry on Friday walked through a cleared minefield in Angola, tracing his late mother's footsteps to draw attention to a country that remains plagued by land mines.


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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has extended the deadline for the exchange of old naira notes by 10 days. CBN governor Godwin Emefiele in a statement said the new deadline is Friday, February 10, 2023. Details later.
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Lagos State government, through the Public Advice Centre (PAC), has advised all residents to take advantage of the free advisory and referral services provided by PAC and other agencies in the state Ministry of Justice.
11 mins ago
Ondo State government has said 106 cases of Lassa Fever and eight deaths have been recorded in the state this year.
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Gunmen shot three policemen to death in Abakaliki on Saturday.
23 mins ago
The Ministry of Education will continue to show appreciation for the contributions of its staff both serving and retired because it is the totality of individual effort that culminates into the state’s landmark achievements.