Do not sign water sector Bill labour civil rights groups urge plateau governor

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE) and the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (AUPCTRE) have asked Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State not to sign the Plateau State water sector law which was passed by the Plateau State Assembly More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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48 African CSOs write Senate, seek strong Tobacco conntrol regulations

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna Forty-eight groups on the platform of the Africa Tobacco Control Civil Society Organisations have written to the Nigerian Senate asking it to adopt strong Tobacco Control Regulations to protect More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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160 communities benefit from FG’s share of Ecological Fund -SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Gida Mustapha (Centre) being aided by to the PS , EFO, Dr. Habiba Lawal, Director DDC& CZM, Mr. Addy Yusuf ( in white left), Director SEFC. Engnr. Felix More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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Tobacco Control Regulations: Groups urges national assembly leadership to resist industry overtures

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Nigeria Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA) and Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth, Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has urged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and House of Representatives More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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We’ll partner relevant agencies towards developing Nigeria’s environment -Odusote

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Environment, Mrs. Ibukun Odusote, has expressed the commitment of her Ministry to partner relevant agencies in implementing developmental projects More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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Nigeria, Finland pledge commitment to promote circular economy, fight climate change

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Nigerian Government and Federal Republic of Finland have pledged to strengthen bilateral tie in the areas of circular economy, climate change and other environmental issues affecting the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 16th, 2019
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160 communities benefit from FG’s share of Ecological Fund—SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Gida Mustapha (Centre) being aided by to the PS , EFO, Dr. Habiba Lawal, Director DDC& CZM, Mr. Addy Yusuf ( in white left), Director SEFC. Engnr. Felix More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 16th, 2019
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NESREA seals Chinese company for illegal charcoal export

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, (NESREA) has sealed one of the facilities of a Chinese company, Kwo Chief Investment Limited, located at Obimo in Nsukka More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 16th, 2019
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ERA/FoEN, Groups Urge Senate to Approve Strong Tobacco Regulations

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) and other public health groups have called on the Senate to approve the draft National Tobacco Control Regulations that More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 4th, 2019
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ERA,NTCA tasks NASS for speedy approval of NTC draf

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environment Right /Friends of the Earth( (ERA/FoEN)and the Nigeria Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA)has tasked the Senate President of National Assembly Sen.Bukola Saraki and the Speaker More...