• Buhari nominates environment minister to AU committee

    Buhari nominates environment minister to AU committee

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of the Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, to serve in the African Union (AU) Reform Steering Committee.

    The committee, headed by President Paul Kagame of Rwanda is tasked with ongoing institutional reforms of the AU Commission and its organs.

    The committee, which comprises eminent persons from the continent, will work on part-time basis to produce a report for presentation to the 28th African Union Summit in January 2017.

    In a statement by a spokesman for […]

  • We will create business friendly environment to boost manufacturing – Buhari assures

    We will create business friendly environment to boost manufacturing – Buhari assures

    President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria that his administration will remove bottlenecks and create a more business friendly environment to boost manufacturing activities in the country.

    The President gave the assurance at the 44th Annual General Meeting of MAN held in Abuja on Thursday.

    Buhari said that the step had become imperative in view of the fact that the manufacturing sector was well positioned to be a major driver of Nigeria’s economic growth.

    He said government was focused on […]

  • Ogoni youths commit to clean environment

    Ogoni youths commit to clean environment

    Youths in Ogoni communities have vowed to desist from unwholesome activities that will re-pollute the on-going remediation and cleanup exercise in Ogoniland.

    The youths made the vow during a one-day sensitisation campaign with communities in Gokana, one of the most affected area of oil spill in Ogoniland.

    The campaign was organised by the National Coalition on Gas flaring and Oil spills in the Niger Delta (NACGOND), in collaboration with National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), and Environmental Monitoring Team (EMT).

    The […]

  • EFCC arrests environment ministry staff over alleged fraud

    EFCC arrests environment ministry staff over alleged fraud

    Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested a staff of the Federal Ministry of Environment in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Mr. Tariah O. Fred, over an alleged fraud.

    A statement by the Head of Media and Publicity of the EFCC, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, said Fred allegedly headed a syndicate, which specialised in defrauding the public and corporate organisations, using the office of the Federal Controller of Environment in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.

    Uwujaren further disclosed that the suspect […]

  • A friendly and confidential environment for Nud!sts and Naturists discovered near you

    A friendly and confidential environment for Nud!sts and Naturists discovered near you

    People who are looking for love tend to share snaps of themselves enjoying a little outdoor nudity, maybe with a few strategically-places objects covering their modesty.

    Love-starved naturists even reveal what they’d like to do on their first date, which could be anything from a leisurely saunter around the countryside to an afternoon of naked jet-skiing.

    With over 780,000 members, it seems NudistFriends has really tapped into something. That’s not much of a surprise, given half of Brits recently said they’d strip […]