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"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Commission Donates Drugs To Flood Victims In Nine States

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has donated typhoid vaccines, anti-malaria drugs and other medical consumables to flood victims in nine states of the...

Onitsha Records First Rain

Onitsha, the commercial nerve centre of the South-East and South-South, witnessed its first rain in 2013 that lasted for 40 minutes on Monday. Our correspondent reports...

Ministry To Combat Climate Change

The Federal Ministry of Environment said last Wednesday that it would work with stakeholders to proffer strategies and plans to combat the impact of climate...

‘N1bn Dam Projects Abandoned Nationwide’

The House Committee on Water Resources has expressed shock that dam projects worth more than N1 billion across the country have been abandoned. The Chairman of the committee Alhaji Aliyu Pategi,...

SON Seeks Accreditation For Water Labs

Accreditation of water laboratories is imperative in ensuring efficiency in monitoring the Nigerian Standard for Drinking Water Quality, which will soon be implemented. An official of...

2012 Flood: Enugu Farmers Receive Compensation

The Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation (NAIC) says it has paid over N10 million claims to farmers affected by the 2012 flood in Enugu. The Acting Chief...

UNEP Alerts On Risks Of Mercury Exposure

Communities in developing countries are facing increasing health and environmental risks linked to exposure to mercury, according to new studies by the United Nations...

Fun Seekers Decry Neglect Of Jabi Lake Resort

Fun seekers in Abuja last Thursday decried the continued neglect of Jabi Lake Resort, a popular recreational facility in the Abuja capital city. Our correspondent...

FG, Kaduna Plan New Dam

The Kaduna State Government  said it was collaborating with the Federal Government to construct a new dam to generate power and boost water supply in...

Borno Govt Distributes 3,000 Waste Bins

The Borno State Envi ronmental Protection Agency (BOSEPA) said on Friday that it had distributed 3,000 waste bins to enhance sanitation in the state. The General  Manager of the Agency,...
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