Energy and Environment

Group calls on government to take action against environmental degradation

Nigeria like other nations is ravaged by the fallouts of global warming, land and water pollution, destruction of biodiversity, wildlife crime, erosion, desertification, oil spillage ...


Malabu oil deal: Court returns oil block to Shell, Eni

The Federal High Court, Abuja has returned Oil Prospecting License, OPL 245, one of Nigeria’s richest oil blocks which is at the heart of ...


Bayelsa govt hails plan to build modular refineries in Niger Delta

The Bayelsa State Government has expressed its support for the federal government’s proposed liberalisation of modular refineries in the Niger Delta as part ...


Kogi employs 100 forest guards to stop illegal logging

The Kogi State Government has commenced the process of recruiting 100 forest guards to stop illegal cutting down of trees in the state. The state’...


Expert seeks probe of air pollution reports in Bayelsa

An environmentalist, Alagoa Morris, has called on relevant government agencies to assess the adverse impact on the environment of a gas plant located in Gbarantoru, ...


Coal: A resource curse for Okobo

Similar to most rural communities in Nigeria, Okobo probably existed on the map until coal was discovered in the community. Situated in Ankpa Local Government ...


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