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Reducing Carbon Footprints

Reducing Carbon Footprints

  By Ogunjobi Muyiwa As discussions about Climate Change and its effects across all spheres increases, there is an urgent need to refocus Nigeria’s approach to Climate Action. One of the plausible ways will be to ensure homes, companies and all stakeholders understand the meaning of ‘Carbon Footprint’ and how they contribute to it.   […]

Fuel Scarcity Bites Harder In Northern Nigerian City Of Kaduna [Pictures]

Fuel scarcity bites harder in northern Nigerian city of Kaduna – motorists spend hours on queue at filling stations to buy the product at the official N145. The price of the product at some filling stations outside the city costs as high as from N230 – N250.              

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Investigation: Elano: Manager Of Indorama’s Host Communities’ 7.5% Shares Plagued By Controversy

  Elano Investment LTD is the manager of shares meant for the seven host communities of Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals LTD. In one week of investigating the operations of the Elano in the host communities, Odimegwu Onwumere uncovers that despite some public projects being embarked upon by Elano in the communities, there is rancor surrounding how […]

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Nigeria: Bad Roads In Kaduna Community, Youth Resort To Self – Help To Reduce Hardship

By William Ukpoju Kaduna (Nigeria) — Following lack of government presence, resulting in dreadful condition of roads in Ungwan Maigero community, a surburb of Kaduna metropolis, northern Nigeria, youth in the area have resolved to take their destiny in their own hands, till government answer their clarion call. To this end, they have taken upon […]

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Who Will Replace Dimma’s Teeth?

By Odimegwu Onwumere   It was the hour when men of goodwill ought to have retired to bed that the deafening noise emerged from Mazi Egede’s house. What I could not ascertain from my house was if the sadistic female voice in the midst of the noise challenging his was his mother’s, wife’s or daughter’s. […]

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Former Nigerian Vice President’s Exit From Ruling Party, A Blessing, Says APC Chieftain

By Ahmad Umar Gombe (Nigeria) — A Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe State, Northeast of the country, Adamu Abubakar Moddibo has described the leaving of former Nigeria Vice President Atiku Abubakar, from the party as a blessing towards the 2019 presidential election. Moddibo who stated this while speaking with AFRICA PRIME NEWS […]

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Wole Soyinka Centre Honours Outstanding Nigerian Female Journalists

The Wole Soyinka Centre For Investigative Journalism, WSCIJ, on Friday honoured female journalists who were part of its Female Reporters Leadership Fellowship Programme. The award and appreciation programme, which saw the best three fellows receive special prizes, held at the Central Business District, CBD, GRA, Ikeja. The Leadership Fellowship, supported by the Free Press Unlimited, […]

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RIP Edward Herman, Who Co-Wrote A Book That’s Now More Important Than Ever

By Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone dward Herman, the co-author (with Noam Chomsky) of Manufacturing Consent, has died. He was 92. His work has never been more relevant. Manufacturing Consent was a kind of bible of media criticism for a generation of dissident thinkers. The book described with great clarity how the system of private commercial media […]

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