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Controversy trails interpretation of court judgment on Lekki land dispute

Controversy trails  interpretation of court judgment on Lekki land dispute

By Dada Jackson / Senior Correspondent, Lagos Controversy has continued to dog the land matter in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State over a vast area of land that shares…

Ogun, communities partner on boundary re-establishment

Residents of boundary communities within the Olokola Free Trade Zones (OKFTZ) have signified their preparedness to cooperate with officials of Ogun State Government involved in the on-going efforts to re-establish…

Mixed reactions greet Lagos oil discovery

By Michael Simire  / Deputy Editor, Sunday The disclosure that oil has been discovered in commercial quantity in the Lagos offshore, within the confines of the Dahomey Basin, has been greeted…

FG commits N8.22b to Ilorin-Obajana highway

The Federal Government has performed the flag-off ceremony marking the official commencement of rehabilitation works on the Phase 2 of the Ilorin-Kabba-Obajana Road. The exercise was performed recently by the Minister…

Exclusion of planners from Confab an oversight, says Onu

Steve Onu is president of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP). In this interview with Senior Correspondent, Dada Jackson, he bares his mind on the exclusion of the body…

Bonga spill: FG promises victims relief, seeks to resolve crisis

Minister of Environment, Laurentia Mallam, has assured Niger Deltans especially shoreline communities of Rivers, Delta and Bayelsa states affected by the Bonga Oil Spill that relief will soon come their…

IPCC’s AR5: Another cause for stepping up climate actions

IPCC’s AR5: Another cause for stepping up climate actions

Activist, Surveyor Efik, who is the National Coordinator, Climate Change Network Nigeria (CCN-Nigeria) and Lead Facilitator of CAN/GCCA global advocacy on IPCC AR5 in Nigeria, explores the dynamics of the…

Climate: Reframe issues, seek solutions, govts urged

Governments at all levels have been asked to henceforth reframe climate change issues and seek new kinds of solutions to help affected communities and people deal with negative effects of…

Govt seeks UNIDO’s support on green industries

Nigeria has called on the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) to support her bid to create green industries that would in turn produce jobs for the teeming population. Receiving…

Nigeria not getting enough water, sanitation aid – Report

Just $1.26 has been received in water and sanitation aid for each person in Nigeria on average for the years 2010-2012, according to a startling new report titled: “Bridging the…

How OPIC has performed, by officials

By Dada Jackson  Chairman of the board of the Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC), Adekunle Adeshina, has commended the management of the company for striving to take it…

Demand drives up cement price, developers groan

Demand drives up cement price, developers groan

By Dada Jackson – Senior Correspondent, Lagos The rising cost of cement nationwide in recent few weeks appears to have brought untold hardship to property developers and prospective home owners. Daily…

Ogun Homeowners’ Charter beneficiaries get C-of-Os

Ogun Homeowners’ Charter beneficiaries get C-of-Os

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has given out Certificates of Occupancy (C-of-Os) and other title documents to the first set of beneficiaries under the Homeowner’s Charter, an initiative of…

Revisit Land Act amendment, experts urge legislators

By Dada Jackson / Senior Correspondent Apparently irked by the long delay by members of the National Assembly (NASS) in passing the draft amendment bill of the Land Use Act sent…

WWF: Earth in deep trouble, says IPCC report

A UN climate impact report, released last week, gives the clearest and most comprehensive evidence yet that the earth we call home is in deep trouble. It reinforces the sobering…

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