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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

Institute Establishes 160 Hectares Of National Mandate Tree Species

The Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN) has established 160 hectares of National Mandate Tree Species across ecological zones in Nigeria between 2017 and...

NOSDRA Moves To Criminalise Oil Spill

The Director General, National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) Mr Peter Idabor, last Tuesday called for assent to the agency’s amendment bill...

Activist Blames Shrinking Lake Chad Basin For Violence In N’East

An environmental rights activist, Mr Eugene Abels has blamed the upsurge in violent crime in the North-East of Nigeria to the shrinking of the...

2018: NEMA Records 42 Major Disasters In S’East …Floods, Erosion Top Chart

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it recorded 42 major disasters in three states of the South-East Anambra, Ebonyi and Enugu in 2018. The...

Nigeria Ranks High Among Nations With Open Defecation

A representative of the Federal Ministry of Water Resources, Mrs Chizoba Opara, has ranked Nigeria among nations on earth with the highest number of...

NGO Inaugurates Project To Support Climate Action

The Ambassadors of Dialogue, Climate and Reintegration, an NGO, says it has inaugurated environmental project “Chill the Climate” to support climate action in the...

Stakeholders Want Commitment To End Gas Flaring

Stakeholders in the Niger Delta region are urging for a firm commitment by the government to end gas flaring and other forms of pollution...

Expert Blames Fresh Water Disappearance On Oil Pollution

The former president of the Nigerian Environmental Society (NES), Engr Olu, Wai Ogosu has blamed the disappearance of Rivers State fresh water resource on...

LG Boss Warns Against Indiscriminate Refuse Disposal

Chairman, Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Michael Tidi, has warned residents against indiscriminate dumping of refuse in the Warri metropolis. Speaking...

Gully Erosion: NEMA Tasks S’East Residents On Tree Planting

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has called on residents of South East to imbibe the culture of tree planting to check windstorm and...
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