Environmentalists advocate preventive methods to curb malaria spread

By Ochiaka Ugwu A coalition of environmental professionals in Abuja, under the aegis of Association of Registered Pests Control Companies in Nigeria, have called on the Federal Government, to seek preventive solutions, through pest control, in its quest to mitigate the spread of malaria and other avoidable diseases. Speaking at a rally to commemorate More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Campaigners demand urgent implementation of Ogoni UNEP report

Plants are gone, and the aquatic environment is going off, the flora and fauna is actually going off too. The clean-up should start, not coming around to make announcement and make a minister to visit that is not More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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How to best address population problems

By Usman Aliyu s a result of the recent slump in the price of crude oil in the global market, stakeholders have been underscoring the need to diversify Nigeria’s economy, which is hitherto oil-based. Economists More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 17th, 2016
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Foundation calls for review of National Water and Sanitation Policy

Bread of Life Development Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has called for review of Nigeria’s National Water and Sanitation Policy, to align with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Programme More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 17th, 2016
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Oil Spill: Expert wants FG to sensitises producing communities

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna, with agency report An environmentalist, Prof. Sylvester Egwu, has urged the Federal Government to sensitise communities in oil producing areas on the dangers of oil spill on their environment. Egwu, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
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Unchecked Eco – terrorism in our forests

The diversity of life in tropical forests is often likened to a living library, but it is one in which most of the “books” are yet to be opened. What makes this environmental loss especially sad is that More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
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AU ECOSOCC, Ministry of environment collaborate on Green Heritage Guards

By Albert Akota As part of efforts to cushion, the effect of Climate Change in Nigeria, the African Union, Economic, Social and Cultural Council, (AU ECOSOCC), and the Federal Ministry of Environment are set to More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
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Agency plans massive tree planting in areas affected by insurgency

The National Agency for the Great Green Wall (NAGGW) says it will embark on massive tree planting in the North-East region in 2016 to restore green society lost to insurgency. The Director General of the agency, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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ICAN condemns North Korean nuclear test

ICAN condemns North Korean nuclear test By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), has strongly condemned the nuclear test announced by North Korea recently. A statement More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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Global Dimming – A Case of ‘Every Coin Has Two Sides’

By Ambrose Inusa Sule Many of us are already familiar with the issue of global warming that has continued to generate intense debate and speculations round the world. It could be said that most people are today More...