Illegal Dump Sites are Ticking Time Bomb

The walls of the ancient Benin Kingdom, located in present-day Benin City, the capital of Edo State, Nigeria, were a combination of ramparts and moats called ‘Iya,’ Covering 6,500 square kilometres, they were the most extensive earthworks in the world, according to English author and journalist Fred Pearce in an article in New Scientistmagazine. In…

Eia: Okomu Has Fully Complied With Rules And Regulations Stipulated In Nigerian Law- Comrade Imasuen

BEING AN ADDRESS BY THE AGRICULTURE AND ALLIED EMPLOYEES UNION OF NIGERIA’S RESPONSE IN BENIN CITY TO ENVIRONMENTAL RIGHTS ACTION/FRIENDS OF THE EARTH NIGERIA (ERA/FOEN) FIELD REPORT AGAINST OKOMU OIL PALM COMPANY PLC. The Edo State Council of AAEUN is in receipt of allegations made by the Environmental Rights Action / Friends of the Earth…

One Year Anniversary: Obaseki To Lay Foundation For Industrial Park At Ologbo …Assures Massive Road Construction In Egor

BENIN CITY- Edo State Governor Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said that to mark his one year anniversary in office, he will lay the foundation for the development of an Industrial Park at Ologbo in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of the state. He made this known while speaking to party faithfuls at Idogbo the administrative headquarters…

UNFPA Restates Commitment To Zero Infant, Maternal Mortality By 2030

ABUJA- Dr Natalia Kanem, the Executive Director, UN Population Fund (UNFPA), has pledged the agency’s support to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) target of ending infant and maternal mortality in Nigeria by 2030. Kanem made this known while briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja. She renewed the commitment of UNFPA to assist Nigeria to…