Ogoni clean up: Forestry Institute role vital, says Zarma

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Minister of Environment, Hassan Suleiman Zarma has said that the Forestry Institute of Nigeria Ibadan, (FRIN,) has a very vital role to play in the cleanup of Ogoniland especially in the re-establishment of the Mangroves and general restoration of remediated land. The Minister who stated this at the recently during his working More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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Yes, you really can beat heart disease: Dr Laura Corr shares 21 mouth-watering recipes that will help boost the cardiovascular system, curb obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol

By Dr Laura Corr For The Mail On Sunday Hunks of bread with bacon, sugar in coffee… cakes, puddings and potatoes served just about any which way. When I was younger, I ate them all without a thought. Today, though, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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When stakeholders brainstorm on workable water supply scheme

Participants at the National Water Summit held in Abuja for Two days By Mashe Umaru Gwamna On Tuesday, participants from over 150 countries across the globe converged on Abuja for a two-day National Summit on the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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Ogoni clean up: Forestry Institute role vital, says Zarma

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Minister of Environment, Hassan Suleiman Zarma has said that the Forestry Institute of Nigeria Ibadan, (FRIN,) has a very vital role to play in the cleanup of Ogoniland especially in the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 24th, 2019
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Global movement against water privatisation set to hold summit in Abuja

World Water Day: Groups protest Lagos govt’s planned water privatisation By Mashe Umaru Gwamna On 29-30 January 2019, global activists, thought leaders, labour unions and human rights advocates will congregate More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 24th, 2019
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UK mining company may be liable for pollution by Zambian subsidiary

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna British mining company’s appeal to Supreme Court to prevent Zambian pollution case being tried in UK to be heard on 15th and 16th January in London. The hearing will be met with protests More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 24th, 2019
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ERA/FoEN cautious Lagos government on new IFC infrastructural deal

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has cautioned the Lagos government from going ahead with any deal with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 18th, 2019
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Where ordering cannabis is easy as booking a taxi

Where ordering cannabis is easy as booking a taxi Click on an app, choose your preferred product, pay for it and then sit back and wait for it to be delivered to your door. Eaze is just one of several firms taking More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 10th, 2019
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Community involvement, key to conserving natural resources

Human activities have encouraged the depletion of wildlife through deliberate attempts to poach and hunt for profit, progressively making many of the animals to be extinct and lost forever. Alhaji Ibrahim Goni, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 10th, 2019
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Brazil’s environmental chief resigns after president’s criticism

The head of Brazil’s environmental protection agency, Ibama, resigned recently after far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, in his latest attack on the agency, criticised the amount of money it spends to rent vehicles. An More...