A water engineer with the Ahmadu Bello University, Engineer Mitchell Alfa has advocated for treatment and recycling of waste water; saying, there could be global water crisis soon, if waste water is allowed to waste away without treatment and recycling.
The Plateau state's capital Jos city has recorded its first rain in 2017.
The House of Representatives yesterday raised an alarm over erosion in some communities in Kogi State.
The latest report by the World Health Organization (WHO) reveals that environmental risks such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, lack of sanitation and inadequate hygiene cause the death of 1.
The Acting Minister of Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, has expressed optimism that the issuance of Nigeria’s Sovereign Green Bonds will help in the actualization of Nationally Intended Contributions (NDC’s) adding that the country has well trained experts to facilitate the projects and programmes.
The imposition of N100 fine as punishment for open defecation in Khamsin village of Dass Local Government Area in Bauchi, has helped check the menace, community leader, Malam Abdulkadir Sarki, said.
Some residents within phase II, Jikwoyi AMAC, Abuja, have called on the authorities to ensure the evacuation of the refuse dumpsite, which is threatening to take over the football field, before the commencement of the rains.