FG commissions Gully Erosion works in Adiabo Okutikang Beach, Cross River State

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Federal Government has recently commissioned and handed over completed gully Erosion Control Works of Adiabo Okutikang Beach in Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River State. Speaking at the occasion, President Muhamadu Buhari, who represented by the Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni expressed More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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NEMA denies requesting 12bn for rescue, relief effort

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said it attention has been drawn to publications that suggest that the Agency requested for N12 billion from the Federal Government out of which More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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Checkmating tobacco industry infiltration dominates debate as treaty talks begins in Geneva

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna Nigeria and 180 other countries meeting in Geneva, Switzerland for the Eighth Conference of the Parties (COP8) of the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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Flood update: Over 441,251 people affected in 50 LGAs -NEMA

The recent Kogi flood By Mashe Umaru Gwamna,Jennifer Joanh The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said over 441,251 people has been affected in 50 Local Government Areas by flood which was caused by heavy More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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FG collaborates with Research Institutes to assess climate action

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna, Jenniffer Joanh The Federal Government said it’s collaborating with relevant Research Institutes in the country to undertaking an assessment under the National Talanoa Dialogue on climate More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Edo promises intervention in gully erosion-ridden communities

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State said the state government would soon carry out intervention work in three gully erosion-prone communities of Iguosa, Evbuotubu and Erhumwunse.within the Benin metropolis. Obaseki More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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UN, partners support Nigeria’s response to flooding

The UN has announced that it is supporting the Nigerian Government-led rapid assessment and response to the flooding disaster in the country, in collaboration with its humanitarian partners. The UN spokesperson, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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How to identify artificially ripened fruits, by Nutritionist

Grace Olasumbo, a Nutritionist, has advised Nigerians to be wary of fruits and vegetables that do not have uniform colours, especially when they appear with yellow and green patches. Olasumbo gave the advice in More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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ERA/FoEN unveil tobacco Control Act Pictorial

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna, Abuja As part of efforts to sensitise Nigerians on the National Tobacco Control Act, the Federal Ministry of Health and the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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Hydrological service agency advises Nigerians on flooding

The Nigerian Hydrological Service Agency (NIHSA) has advised Nigerians to be ready to prevent and manage flood incidents as the country is now in the peak of rainy season. NIHSA gave the advice in a statement in More...