Tag: Pollution

Op-ed EditorJune 6, 2017

Opinion: Staring down pollution, a catalyst to combating climate change

by Amusa Temitope Victor In the running of a community in a hitch-free way, everyone has a role regardless of ...

Isime EseneOctober 19, 2016

#ForTheRecord: My father may not have died in vain | Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr on justice for the people of Ogoni

by Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr. Twenty years ago today my father and eight other Ogoni men were woken from their sleep and ...

July 4, 2014

Casey Haslem: Keeping your home water supply clean (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Casey Haslem ”Contaminated water can cause serious health conditions, such as neurological disorders, reproductive disorders, and gastrointestinal issues.” Contamination of a home’s water supply occurs ...

April 3, 2014

Air pollution + 8 other things that kill your brain slowly

by Life Span The brain is affected by factors we don’t always look into in our daily lives. Everything from ...

June 9, 2013

Opinion: Niger Delta pollution – A tragedy of the commons

by Maximilian O. Obiakor If we do not strive to create a new set of institutions to protect the common- property, ...

June 4, 2013

The woman working to clean up Nigeria’s dirty oil, The Independent profiles Diezani Alison-Madueke

by Nick Kochan Mrs Alison-Madueke, the daughter of a tribal chief, is seen as Africa’s oil tsar. Well-resourced gangs are diverting ...

April 25, 2013

No kidding: Make noise and go to jail – Gov’t agency warns

by Isi Esene Making noise may soon be a punishable offence if information out of the National Environmental Standards and ...

February 5, 2013

Opinion: Shell: Our perpetual scapegoat

by Chimeka Garricks   For years, Big Oil has alleged that the bulk of spills are caused by sabotage (for ...

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