Science & Tech

Gas flare-out: Mallam commends Total’s commitment

// May 30th, 2014 // 520 views
  Mallam Minister of Environment, Laurentia Laraba Mallam, has commended French oil and gas giant, Total, over its determination to be the first multinational oil corporation to stop offshore... 
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Agric & Biotech

Prosperous tobacco farmer stories a myth, ERA/FoEN tells African govts

// Aug 23rd, 2014
Prosperous tobacco farmer stories a myth, ERA/FoEN tells African govts
As the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) approaches, the Environmental Rights Action/Friends... 
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Health

Scientists seek more understanding of Ebola virus

// Sep 17th, 2014
Scientists seek more understanding of Ebola virus
The current Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa has heightened the quest for a deeper understanding of the molecular biology of the virus, which scientists say could be critical in the development... 
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Human Settlement

Nigeria, UN-Habitat promote youth empowerment, safer cities

// Aug 15th, 2014
Nigeria, UN-Habitat promote youth empowerment, safer cities
The Federal Government has signed an agreement with United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) that aims at promoting urban youth empowerment and safer cities. The deal is coming... 
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Real Estate

OPIC weaves chain of homes around Ogun

// Sep 14th, 2014 // 136 views
OPIC weaves chain of homes around Ogun
The Ogun State Property & Investment Corporation (OPIC), which is presently celebrating its 30 years of existence with a flurry of activities, has been exploiting inherent benefits of the... 
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Sustainable Devpt

Ecocide emerges to tackle crime against environment

// Sep 7th, 2014
Ecocide emerges to tackle crime against environment
A new era in environmental protection has emerged in Nigeria and 94 other countries, where environmental violations by Transnational Corporations, especially those involved in oil and mineral... 
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Water & Sanitation

African Water Facility allocates funds for climate change

// Sep 12th, 2014
African Water Facility allocates funds for climate change
The African Water Facility (AWF) has allocated €16m to fund for proposals for the “Preparation of Water and Climate Change Investment Projects”. In a statement, the AWF said winning proposals... 
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Climate Change

Danger! Wild global weather looms

// Sep 7th, 2014
Danger! Wild global weather looms
In what looks like a doomsday prediction, meteorologists have said the weather is preparing to go wild before the end of this year, as the tropical climate system is primed for a big El Niño.... 
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TV Reports

Lagos Ebola containment: Govt. pledges to support affected hospitals

It has been two months the Nigerian government and the World Health Organisation shut down First Consultant Hospital to decontaminate... 

Cartoons

State of emergency

State of emergency

State of emergency on the environment     Cartoon by Francis Odupute  Read More »

Renewable Energy »

Tony Elumelu: Heirs Holdings will generate a quarter of Nigeria’s power needs

On Sep 14, 2014

Global business leader and chairman of Heirs Holdings, Tony Elumelu, has said that the group “has the... 

Lagos, Abuja host roadshows to promote clean energy financing

On Sep 07, 2014

Roadshows in connection with the launching of the proposals for the Second Cycle of the West African... 

Marine

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