A Vote for Plastic Ban in Nigeria: On Tuesday, Nigeria’s house of representatives passed a bill banning the use and sale of plastic bags in the country. According to the legislation, anyone that fails to provide customers with paper bags in place of plastic ones risks three years in jail or a fine of N500,000 Read more

Enforce The Basel Treaty On Disposal Of Toxic Waste: The global campaign for safe disposal of toxic materials has scored a major victory, with the latest treaty on indiscriminate dumping of plastics and lethal wastes across international borders Read more

Ecobank Nigeria, LAWMA Partner To Tackle Plastic Waste: Plastic waste, a recurring environmental pollution issue, has been brought to public consciousness with a mandate to rid Lagos streets and waters of four million plastic bottles this year Read more

Over 40,000 Children Risk Dying in North-East – WHO: More than 40,000 children are at the risk of dying in the North-east due to the combined threats of acute malnutrition and medical complications arising from high prevalence of malaria, the World Health Organisation (WHO), has said Read more

Institute to Conduct Research to Mitigate Effects of Climate Change

The Executive director, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Prof James Adediran affirmed the institute’s commitment to conduct research […]

FG Bans Plastic Bags in Nigeria

The Federal Government through the House of Representatives passed a bill banning plastic bags in Nigeria. The lawmakers said that […]

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