Flood hits 99 LGAs in 30 states, dozens feared dead

24 September 2016

The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, said on Thursday that 99 Local Government Areas in 30 states had been affected by flood, which also killed  29 persons so far.

The Director...

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Flood Alert: NEMA urges communities along River Niger to relocate now

07 August 2016

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised communities around the River Niger to immediately relocate to safe zones owing to a likelihood of flooding in the area.

Muhammad...

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Lagos state govt shuts down Marine Bridge, Apapa for repairs

06 August 2016

The Lagos State Government has announced the closure of the Marine Bridge Road (Inward Ijora) preparatory to the commencement of repair works by the contractors of the Federal Ministry of Works. A... Read More...

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Damaging Earthquake to occur in 6 states in Nigeria - Researchers

01 July 2016

Some group of Nigerian researchers have called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to take measures that could reduce the effects of the earthquake that has been predicted for... Read More...

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NOA warns of imminent flooding along River Niger, urges residents to move

21 June 2016

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has issued an alert to the public, especially those living along the banks of the River Niger, of an imminent flooding and urges them to immediately move to... Read More...

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Towards preserving the environment in the Niger Delta

03 June 2016

By Ibim Semenitari

It is my pleasure and pride to make comments at this year’s World Environment Day (WED) celebrations. This is so because of the significance of this year’s celebrations... Read More...

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Akwa Ibom state orders ExxonMobil to clean-up Ndito Eka-Ibo oil spill

02 June 2016

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has ordered ExxonMobil to clean up the oil spill that occurred at Ndito Eka-Iba in Ibeno, Akwa Ibom on May 8.

Ibeno Communities’s youth president,...

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BREAKING: President Buhari aborts visit to Ogoni Land

02 June 2016

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled his widely publicized trip to the Niger Delta to inaugurate the cleanup of Ogoni land, Rivers State, scheduled for Thursday,... Read More...

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Ogoni Clean-up: Over 1,000 companies jostle for the job - Minister

29 April 2016

The Minister of Environment Amina Muhammad has confirmed that more than 1,000 company has indicated interest to undertake the clean up of oil impacted sites in Ogoni.

The Minister of...

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Prepare for excessive heat, NIMET warns Nigerians

29 March 2016

 The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has warned Nigerians to brace up for more hot days, warm nights and heat waves across the country. The agency in a statement signed by the Head of its Public... Read More...

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