• Buhari inaugurates governing council, board for Ogoniland clean up

    Buhari inaugurates governing council, board for Ogoniland clean up

    To ensure full implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report on Ogoniland, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the Governing Council and the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Trust Fund for the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP).

    Buhari, while speaking at a brief ceremony in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, noted that the project, which will take two decades to implement, will start five years after the UNEP report.

    The next five years, he said, will address emergency response measures […]