Cholera Outbreak: 30 deaths across 30 states in Nigeria, Ministry of Environment Expresses Deep Concern

“Sustainable Human And Environment Interaction is Key to Cholera Prevention and Control”, H.E Iziak Salako   The Federal Ministry of Environment extends its condolence to families who have lost loved ones and stand in solidarity with all those affected by…

LWC SUPPLIES SAFE, CLEAN WATER TO LAGOS RESIDENTS

Following an increase in the reported cases of cholera in Lagos State, the Lagos Water Corporation has again swung into action by supplying potable water to the affected areas of the State. This includes Oju Olokun community, Adeniji Adele, Lagos…

Long Delayed: Education for Every Child in Africa

As we commemorate the Day of the African Child under this year’s theme of “Education for all children in Africa: The time is now”, we need to follow the lead of the African Union and the African people in receiving their long-awaited right to a quality education across the continent. Long delayed and overdue, the time to empower an Africa fit for the 21st century is now.

Id el Kabir: LAWMA Advocates Proper Waste Management

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has urged residents to properly bag and dispose of their waste, especially animal waste, during and after this year’s Id el Kabir celebrations. Managing Director/CEO of the agency, Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin, has noted that…

FENRAD congratulates Dr. Nkiruka Maduekwe on appointment as DG of Nigeria’s National Council on Climate Change

Foundation for Environmental Rights, Advocacy & Development (FENRAD), an Environmental Advocacy organization in Abia State and Southeast Regional Coordinator – Climate, Sustainable & Development Network (CSDEVNET), committed to environmental and climate advocacy has congratulated Abia-born Environmental Expert, Dr. Nkiruka Maduekwe…

African Development Bank Appoints Dr. Léandre Bassole as Deputy Director General for East African Region

The Bank’s engagement in Guinea increased from $240 million in 2017 to $728 million in 2023 The African Development Bank has appointed Dr. Léandre Bassole, a seasoned economic development specialist, as Deputy Director General for the East African Region, effective…

Gov. Uzodinma inaugurates Engr. Sam Nwaire as Chairman Imo State Electricity Regulatory Commission

The Executive Governor of Imo State, Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodinma has inaugurated Engr. Sam Nwaire, former Special Adviser to the Governor on Power as the Chairman, Imo State Electricity Regulatory Commission (ISERC). The inauguration took place at the Executive Chambers,…

NUPRC CCE, Komolafe wins Champion Newspapers’ Most Outstanding Regulator Award

….Commission is Ever Committed to excellent oversight of Nigeria’s oil, gas sector. The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC), Commission’s Chief Executive, Engr. Gbenga Komolafe has won the Champion Newspapers’ Most Outstanding Regulator of the Year Award. Komolafe was conferred…

Living wage’ will eradicate corruption in public offices – Speaker Abbas

…..as NASS intervenes, meets ministers, NLC, TUC on workers’ strike threats   The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt. Hon. Abbas Tajudeen, Ph.D, has reiterated his position that the government could eradicate corruption in public offices by paying the…

Nigeria was bleeding when we took over. We have stopped the bleeding: President Tinubu

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has reiterated his administration’s stance to work towards ensuring the economic and societal rejuvenation of Nigeria. He made this pledge while addressing a delegation of Yoruba Leaders of Thought at a meeting, led by Prince Tajudeen…

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