Patrick Naagbanton death a big loss to Nigeria, world at large -ERA/FoEN

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has expressed shock at the death of human rights activist – Patrick Naagbanton , describing his demise as a loss to the Niger Delta, the nation and the global human rights community. He was a member of ERA/FoEN Advisory Board.Patrick was hit by a vehicle More...

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By new On Thursday, September 26th, 2019
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More pacific salmon are showing up in western arctic waters

A few Pacific salmon caught as far east as Cambridge Bay, in addition to the recent catch of a salmon shark near Kugluktuk, are some of the latest signs that the waters in the western Arctic have changed with the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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Medical waste ready soon -NESERA DG

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA),said the regulations in the area of medical waste will soon be ready. The Director General/chief executive More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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FG commits to tackling climate change, seeks states’ collaboration

The Federal Government regards the challenge of climate change as inimical to its national sustainable development that must be squarely addressed, the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Environment, Mrs. More...

By new On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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The fear that a nuclear bomb could ignite the atmosphere

Early on in the Manhattan Project, the scientists taking part knew that they were pursuing a weapon that could give humankind the unprecedented ability to destroy itself. What they didn’t know, however, was how More...

By new On Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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Geologists found links between deep sea methane emissions and ice ages

Since 2012, researchers at the Division of Bedrock Geology in the Department of Geology of Tallinn University of Technology Aivo Lepland and Tõnu Martma have been engaged in the research of an international research More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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We have over 600 environmental consultants -NESREA DG

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), has revealed that the agency has over 600 environmental consultants . Speaking yesterday at the 4th induction More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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ERA/FoEN entices youth with Tobacco Control rap challenges

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna Less than a week of the opening of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) Tobacco Control Rap Challenge, more than 50 entries have been recorded and it is still More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 5th, 2019
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Paris Agreement: Nigeria adopts approach to reduce emissions

In line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change signed in 2015 by 195 countries, Nigeria has inaugurated a set of steps aimed at reducing its carbon emissions and conforming with the global pact. Participants More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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Ministry to partner UN on climate change

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar has expressed his commitment to work with relevant stakeholders to ensure environmental protection and facilitate a quality environment conducive More...