Collapse Building: Lagos court remands MD of Lekki Gardens, Contractor in prison

11 March 2016

The Ebute-Meta Magistrate Court has remanded the Managing Director of Lekki Gardens, Mr. Nyong Richard, and a contractor, Odofin Taiwo, in police custody for their role in the collapse of a five-... Read More...

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Tanker fire burns 4 houses in Ojuelegba, Lagos. See more pictures

05 December 2015

At least 4 houses were on Saturday razed by fire from a fallen petrol tanker at the Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos. Reports say that about 3am, the tanker fully laden with 33,000 liters of petrol lost... Read More...

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Ondo takes precaution against flooding, dredges waterways

24 November 2015

In response to warnings by the authorities of likely flooding to be occasioned by late rains, the Ondo State government has begun clearing of waterways particularly in coastal communities. 

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Group demands $2m each for victims of Agip oil spill fire

16 September 2015

The Environmental Rights Action, Friends of the Earth Nigeria has asked the Nigerian Agip Oil Company to pay the sum of $2million compensation to each of the bereaved families of the 14 persons... Read More...

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FCT comes hard against Cattle Grazing within the city

16 September 2015

The Federal Capital Territory administration has warned herdsmen against grazing cattle in and around the Federal Capital City  or face the full wrath of the law.

Statement issued in Abuja...

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NEMA raise fresh flood alarm, directs river-rine communities to relocate

08 September 2015

The National Emergency Management Authority has warned communities located along flood prone areas to relocate immediately as the threat from heavy flooding is becoming more imminent. 

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Imo state declares environmental sanitation forth-nightly

29 August 2015

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha earlier on Saturday drove round the state capital and environs to monitor citizens’ compliance to the monthly environmental sanitation exercise.

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Gov. Dickson warns residents to prepare for impeding flood

12 August 2015

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has called on the people of the state to be alert and  to gear up for the impending flood in the state.

Gov. Dickson stated this in an interview...

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Flood after an early morning rains keeps Abuja residents indoors for hours

09 August 2015

Early Sunday morning heavy downpour in the Federal Capital left in its trail tales of flooding in many parts of the City. 
It is reported that may residents could not attend church services... Read More...

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NEMA warns of likely flooding along River Benue

06 August 2015

Planned release of excess water from Lagdo Dam in Cameroon will likely lead to flooding in states along the River Benue, National Emergency Management Agency has warned.

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