Environment

Rivers Govt Signs Contract To Produce 330,000 Cubic Meters Of Potable Water Per Day

Governor Nyesom Wike -

The Rivers State Government has signed contracts for the rehabilitation and upgrading of water supply for Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor Local Government Areas. It is expected that when executed, the projects will upgrade 496 kilometres of pipeline and will produce 330,000 cubic meters of potable water per day. Also, the move is expected to create 1,200 direct jobs and 5,000 ...

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NiMet Predicts Thunderstorms, Cloudiness Monday to Wednesday

NiMet logo thunderstorms

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted thundery, cloudy weather activities from Monday to Wednesday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja predicted pockets of thunderstorms over the north on Monday to affect parts of Sokoto, Yelwa, Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Maiduguri in the morning. According to it, cloudy skies are expected to prevail over the north-western region. “There ...

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Governor Inuwa Yahaya visits Federal Ministry of Environment

Governor Inuwa Yahaya visits Federal Ministry of Environment

…Canvases Support to Address Environmental Challenges in Gombe …As Minister Describes Governor’s Afforestation Programme as One of Most Organized in Nigeria Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya says his administration will continue to work in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Environment and relevant agencies to address teething environmental challenges confronting the State. Governor Yahaya stated this when he ...

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NiMet Predicts Cloudy, Thundery Weather Activities Monday to Wednesday

NiMet Cloudy weather Predictions

Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorm and cloudiness from Monday to Wednesday across the country. NiMet`s weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja predicted cloudy skies over northern region on Monday morning with chances of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Jigawa, Bauchi, Gombe, Kano, Katsina, Sokoto and Kebbi. According to the Agency, there are prospects of few thunderstorms over ...

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Gombe Goes Green Project: Governor Inuwa Yahaya Vows to Protect Ecological System

Gombe Goes Green Project 3G tree planting

…As Gombe Targets Tlanting of 1.2 million Trees this Year Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has reiterated his administration’s commitment towards making environmental sustainability the cornerstone of its development agenda. The Governor stated this at the flag-off of 2020 Gombe Goes Green (3G) Tree Planting Campaign in Wajari district of Yalmatu Deba Local Government Area of the State, ...

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Intersociety’s Simplified Template Of Anti-Coronavirus Fumigation to Anambra People

Willie Obiano

The International Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law (Intersociety) has said that with obvious incapacity and inability of the Government of Anambra State to put in place realistic control measures, including fumigation of all residences and public facilities and arenas, to ward off further spread of Coronavirus across the State, the civil rights body has, “with most humility ...

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COVID-19 Scare: Enugu State Fire Service Men Storm Metropolis

Enugu State Fire Service Men Storm Metropolis and Environs

…As Enugu State Fire Service Continues Decontamination of Enugu Metropolis, Environs By Chris Ugwuja, Nsukka In keeping with the directives of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, men of the Enugu State Fire Service have stormed the metropolis and the environs in continuation of the fumigation of the state as part of the proactive safety measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus Disease ...

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Coronavirus Lockdown Another Opportunity for Official Corruption – Intersociety Raises Alarm

Coronavirus Lockdown Another Opportunity for Official Corruption - Intersociety Raises Alarm 1

…Accused Security Agencies of Extortion under the Guise of Coronavirus Lockdown By James Ezema The Coronavirus lockdown in Nigeria is likely to have provided another opportunity for official criminal enrichment and state sadism, the International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (Intersociety) has said. The civil rights body based in South East of Nigeria noted that Nigeria, since ...

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