Solving Benin flood problems through Edo Storm Project

The perennial flood problems in Benin, the Edo capital, may soon become a thing of the past when the Edo Storm Project is completed. Residents of Okhuoro, Medical Stores Road, Upper Lawani, Ewa Road, Eweka, Upper Mission, Medical Road and Omogiate would not forget their horrendous experiences whenever it rained. A house owner, Mr Ogbemudia Ikhator, More...

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By Peoplesd On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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West Africa: Why Ebola outbreak is dangerous

An Ebola outbreak which is so far suspected of killing at least 83 people in Guinea has spread to Liberia, sparking concerns it could spread further afield in West Africa. But the World Health Organization says More...

By Peoplesd On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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West Africa: Why Ebola outbreak is dangerous

An Ebola outbreak which is so far suspected of killing at least 83 people in Guinea has spread to Liberia, sparking concerns it could spread further afield in West Africa. But the World Health Organization says More...

By Peoplesd On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Edo govt needs over N1.5 trillion to tackle gully erosion

The Edo state government yesterday said it would need more than N1.5 trillion to effectively address the menace of gully erosion in the state. The state Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Clem Agba disclosed this More...

By Peoplesd On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Bonga oil spill: Association demands payment of N433bn deprivation fee

The Artisan Fishermen Association of Nigeria on Wednesday, appealed to Shell Petroleum Development Company to pay its members N433 billon as compensation for depriving them of their livelihood. Mr Samuel Ayandi, More...

By Peoplesd On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Katsina reserves 150 hectares for establishment of 15 industrial plantations

Katsina state government said it has reserved 150 hectares of land for the establishment of 15 industrial plantations in 6 local government areas of the state. Special Adviser to Katsina state governor on Forestry, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 13th, 2014
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Senate and N1.4bn constituency projects

Environment Watch by Ambrose Inusa Sule, MNES globenviron@yahoo.com | 0703-441-4410 (sms only) The newly appointed Federal Minister of Environment, Madam Lawrencia Labaran Mallam, has barely spent one week in office More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, March 13th, 2014
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Beijing looks to bio-domes to protect itself from smog

A London –based architectural firm has proposed a desperate measure to protect the Beijing elite from its thick smog by literally bubbling off sections of the city and filtering the air. It’s a desperate proposal More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
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Government’s ineptitude over illegal mining

Environment Watch with Ambrose Inusa Sule, mnes globenviron@yahoo.com | 0703-441-4410 (sms only) For 40-year-old Surajo Baba, who lives in the midst of Darata gold mining fields in Zamfara state, poverty remains More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
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How to attract native bees to your organic garden

Learn how to attract native bees to your organic garden with insect hotels, bee-friendly plants and more. The planet’s best pollinators are in big trouble. Wildflower meadows where native bees once gathered More...