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NESREA seals off three facilities in Ondo, eight in Osun, seven in Rivers and Enugu

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The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, sealed off three factories in Ondo State, for illegal operations and violations of environmental laws of Nigeria. NESREA officials sealing off a facility in Rivers State Speaking in Ore, shortly after the operation, Mr Kolawole Joshua, Head, Conservation Managing Division, NESREA, said that owners of the ...

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NESREA seals 12 industries in Kano, five in Adamawa, two in Kwara

Aliyu Jauro

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has sealed 12 erring industries in Kano for violation of environmental safety standards. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA Mr Musa Shehu-Usman, the Deputy Director of the Agency, stated this while reviewing progress of the nationwide enforcement exercise embarked by the Agency, on Monday, August 9, 2021 in Kano. Shehu-Usman said ...

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Waste management: Stakeholders urged to collaborate for effective implementation

Sharon Ikeazor

The Federal Government on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 urged all environment stakeholders to collaborate for effective implementation of the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) programme, to ensure strong waste management practices in the country. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor Chief Sharon Ikeazor, Minister of State for Environment, said this at the 11th National Regulatory Dialogue on Implementation of National Environmental ...

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NESREA seizes endangered birds from illegal wildlife traders in Abuja

NESREA

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) on Thursday, July 15, 2021 seized endangered birds from alleged illegal wildlife traders in Abuja. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General, NESREA, inspecting the siezed birds The agency also warned against illegal wildlife trade in the country. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General, NESREA, while briefing  newsmen on the enforcement action carried out against illegal ...

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We can prosecute churches, mosques for noise pollution – NESREA

Aliyu Jauro

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) says it has the power to prosecute for noise pollution, churches and mosques that use loud speakers without control while worshipping. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA made this known on Sunday, June 27, 2021 in Abuja. According to Jauro, noise is one of the ...

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NESREA advocates tree planting to control erosion, initiates measures for effective waste management

Tree planting

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has called on Nigerians to plant trees, and shrubs to mitigate flooding and erosion in the country. Tree planting The Director-General of NESREA, Prof. Aliyu Jauro, made the appeal in an interview on Sunday, June 27, 2021 in Abuja. Jauro noted that the agency had a special regulation on erosion control. ...

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NESREA, NAN to partner in tackling Nigeria’s environmental challenges

Aliyu Jauro

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) on Thursday, June 24, 2021 sought partnership with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on effective implementation of environmental programmes for the country. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA Director-General of NESREA, Prof. Aliyu Jauro, made the request in Abuja when he paid a courtesy call on the Managing Director of ...

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SON, NESREA collaborate on environmental standards

NESREA and SON

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) will strengthen collaboration to regulate electronic waste in the country. DG SON (left) presenting the organisation’s plaque to DG NESREA (right) The organisations expressed their desired collaboration in a statement issued by SON’s Head of Media, Mr Maji Aileku, on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 ...

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Govt partners organisation to deploy technology for air quality monitor

Aliyu Jauro

The National Environmental Standards and Regulation Enforcement Agency (NESREA) says it is collaborating with Clarity Movement Co. to deploy new technology to monitor air quality in the country. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA Director-General of the agency, Prof Aliyu Jauro, disclosed this in a statement on Friday, June 11, 2021 in Abuja. Jauro explained that using the clarity sensors ...

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NESREA tasks public, govts on ecosystem restoration, safe environment

Aliyu Jauro

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has tasked members of the public and government at all levels on ecosystem restoration to save the environment. Prof. Aliyu Jauro, Director-General of NESREA Director General of the Agency, Prof. Aliyu Jauro, made the call on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in Kano, at a forum organised by the agency in commemoration ...

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