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 in Abuja for a national summit that will make advancements on achieving the human right to water in Nigeria and around the world. The summit, More...

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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...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019
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How to lose weight in three weeks

• With Dr Mosley’s delicious calorie-limited meal plans By Dr Michael Mosley For The Daily Mail Whether you were waiting for New Year to really galvanise yourself into losing weight, or you’re under doctor’s More...

By new On Monday, January 7th, 2019
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Are food additives causing celiac disease?

A new German study suggests that a food additive widely used to make products like deli meat and many white breads may cause celiac disease Widely used ‘meat glue’ may be driving rise in people who react to More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 4th, 2019
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The three-step cleanse a nutritionist swears by for ‘glowing skin, deeper sleep and weight balance’ after the festive season

By Matilda Rudd For Daily Mail Australia The holiday season tends to make even the most dedicated healthy eaters and gym-goers fall off the bandwagon. But if you’re looking to recommit to your body in 2019, Australian More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
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Sweet drinks put people at greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes

By Dailymail.Com Reporter Artificially sweetened drinks put people at a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes than other sugary foods, a new study warns. Products with added fructose introduce excess ‘nutrient More...