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Nigeria : Former Plateau Governor To Remain In Prison Pending Bail Ruling

Nigeria : Former Plateau Governor To Remain In Prison Pending Bail Ruling

Plateau State High Court sitting in Jos, North Central Nigeria on Wednesday remanded former state Governor, Jonah Jang in prison, pending ruling in the bail application over alleged corruption and misappropriation. The Judge, Justice D.D Longji, gave the order after listening to the arguments and submissions of both defense and prosecution counsels. The News Agency […]

Nigeria: Climate Change No Longer Political Issue, Says Group…Demands Creating Consciousness Among Policy Makers, Citizens

Participants at one day Round Table on Climate Change, in Gombe, North East Nigeria  have said that the issue is no longer a political one, but an unpleasing reality staring residents at face. They therefore Called for expedite action towards creating Consciousness among policy Makers and the citizens. A communique issued at the end of […]

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Kaduna Community In Northern Nigeria Cries Out Over Refuse Dump Air Polution

By Amos Tauna: A 60-year refuse dump situated on Sadiq Mamman Lagos Street has been a source of concern to residents within and around the area for these years endangering their health. According to the residents, previous administrations including the local authorities in the state could not claim ignorance of the pollution caused by the […]

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Nigeria: El-Rufai Inaugurates Solar Power Academy, Assembly Plant In Kaduna

  Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Wednesday, inaugurated Blue Camel Renewable Solar Power Assembly Plant and Renewable Energy Training Academy in Kaduna. The governor said at the launch in Kaduna that the plant was important to the Kaduna State Government “because we believe that renewable energy and solar energy were the future of the […]

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Group Celebrates World Water And World Theatre Days In Port-Harcourt, Nigeria

  In an effort to further educate, enlighten and inform about Climate Change, Global warming and effects of human activities on the environment, a Port Harcourt-based environmental advocacy group, My Environment My Wealth, Tuesday celebrated the World Water Day and World Theatre Day. The programme themed “Nature For Water and the Roles of Theatre in […]

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Ecologist Warns Nigeria Against Unregulated Dump Sites

  An ecologist, Mr Habib Omotosho, has urged the Federal Government to address the issue of unregulated dump site in the country. Omotosho, the National Coordinator, Environmental Advancement Initiative, a Non-Governmental Organisation, gave the advice in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday. According to him, dump site closer to […]

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NiMet Predicts Partly Cloudy, Dust Haze Weather For Sunday

  The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted partly cloudy to cloudy weather conditions over the Central States of the country on Sunday morning. NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office (CFO), on Saturday in Abuja, also predicted day and night temperatures in the range of 32 to 38 and 18 to 24 degrees […]

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International Day of Forest and Trees: Nigerian Horticulturist Recounts His Blessings

Ibrahim Salisu, a 37 year old horticulturist  from Kudan local government area of Kaduna State, northwest Nigeria has never entered a classroom in his life but live a happy life in a farm he solely devotes his entire time to ensure he earns  a living. Ibrahim, for the past 20 years , he has been […]

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