Mother Nature: As mothers tend to children

By Ambrose Inusa Sule. The overriding environmental issue of our time is the warming of the planet. But, I’m not going to bore anybody about the definition or meaning of Climate change. But still, for those who would not have bothered to know what is climate change, it is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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Addressing flooding, conflicts and public awareness

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Globally, the devastating effects of flooding occasioned by excessive rainfall has become a serious threat to human existence. This is because the yearly increase in rainfall pattern especially More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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Muruako applauds FG for Ivo River Dam project

The acting Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC), Mr Victor Muruako, has commended the level and quality of work at the Ivo River Dam project in Enugu state. Muruako expressed the satisfaction during More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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UN Climate Summit: Ban Ki-moon urges more action from heads of state

Speaking to a United Nations climate summit that drew more than a hundred heads of state, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, recently urged the world’s leaders to “do their fair share” to protect the planet More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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Mining: FG to set up mineral retail centres

By Mohammed Kandi In a swift move to restrict the smuggling of mineral resources out of the country, the Federal Government has concluded plans to set up mineral trade centres in various states of the federation. Minister More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
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Ozone-Friendly Practices: FG trains 12, 000 air-conditioning practitioners

The Federal Government has trained no fewer than 12, 000 members of Nigeria Association of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Practitioners on various ozone-friendly practices. Mr John Akhabue, the president of More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Residents urge sanitation board to evacuate refuse in Kano

Residents of Sabon Gari in Kano state have called on the State Refuse Management and Sanitation Board (REMASAB) to evacuate heap of refuse dumped on some roads in the area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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FCTA disposes 31,000 tonnes of waste in July — Minister

By Mohammed Kandi In a bid to ensure regular environmental sanitation in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) the FCT Administration has collected and disposed 31, 166 tonnes of solid waste at designated sites in More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Minister directs forestry involvement in Great Green Wall project

The Minister of Environment, Mrs Laurentia Mallam, has called for the active involvement of the Department of Forestry in the implementation of the Great Green Wall (GGW) project. This is contained in a statement More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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NGO to host 1st Clean Energy Summit in Nigeria

By Mohammed Kand, with agency report In a bid to protect the environment from continuous pollution and degradation in Nigeria, The Global Power Shift (GPS) Nigeria, fixed August 27- 28, 2014, for a 2-day Clean Energy More...