FG investigates alleged trafficking of Pangolin Scales, Ivory Tusks to Vietnam, Hong Kong

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Federal Government has initiated investigations into the seizure by the Vietnamese Customs Service of over 2,500 kilograms of Pangolin Scales and 600 kilograms of Ivory Tusks as well as seizures by the Hong Kong Custom Service of 8,200 kilograms of Pangolin scales and 2,000 kilograms of Ivory alleged to have originated from More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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FG commissions gully erosion project in Enugu communities

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Federal Government has commissioned and handed over the completed erosion project meant to arrest loss of lives and properties at Ekulu and PRODA communities of Enugu state. During the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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FG investigates alleged trafficking of Pangolin Scales, Ivory Tusks to Vietnam, Hong Kong

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Federal Government has initiated investigations into the seizure by the Vietnamese Customs Service of over 2,500 kilograms of Pangolin Scales and 600 kilograms of Ivory Tusks as well as More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 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 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 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...