Monday, 26 February, 2024

Category: Environment


From Ifeoma Ejiofor Part of Dunukofia Local Government Headquarters in Ukpo, Anambra State, has been gutted by fire. The fire outbreak, which occured on Wednesday was said to have emanated from unknown person(s) who put fire in a bush close Read more…


Oyo State Government has identified three suspects in connection with the recent explosion at Bodija, Ibadan for possible prosecution. The three persons of interest comprise immediate and extended family members of the main person who rented the property but said to have Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor The Anambra State Governor, Prof Charles Soludo has sympathized with the timber dealers in Nnewi over a fire incident in the section of the market. The State Commissioner for Industry, Mr Christian Udechukwu who delivered the governor’s Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor Men of Anambra State Fire Service on Tuesday battled fire outbreak at Timber Market, Nnewi, industrial town of the State. The fire which started around 11. 30am on Tuesday, reportedly emanated from a gully heep of saw-dust Read more…


Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has disclosed that construction on the 4th Mainland Bridge will begin in March. The governor who disclosed this at the Lagos West Senatorial District town hall meeting, also said that the government had budgeted Read more…


The Russian embassy in Kabul has confirmed the death of a Russian businessman and his wife in a plane crash in the Badakhshan province of Afghanistan. Taliban authorities earlier reported that four people had managed to survive the accident, which Read more…


In the aftermath of last Tuesday’s explosion at Bodija, Ibadan, about 230 properties within a 250-metre radius of the site of the explosion are being subjected to structural integrity tests. The tests being conducted by the Nigerian Society of Engineers Read more…


A fire has erupted at the export terminal of Novatek, Russia’s second-largest natural gas producer, the governor of Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko confirmed early Sunday morning. There were no casualties reported as a result of the blaze in the commercial Baltic sea Read more…


By Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo Chief Eugene Nwaizugbe (Anyanwu Igbo) took time out of his busy schedule to appreciate the patriotic zeal of a few individuals by visiting the site of a major construction activity they are financing. The construction involves Read more…


Residents of Adeyi Avenue in Bodija, Ibadan, Oyo State, have blamed Malian illegal miners for the explosion that rocked the ancient city on Tuesday night. The explosion left at least three persons dead, scores of others injured, and property worth Read more…


The Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has come under fire from a soldier for ordering the arrest of his colleague and three other motorcycle riders for riding against the flow of traffic on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway. The unidentified soldier criticized Read more…


Lagos State Government said plans have been concluded to commence the repairs of the Third Mainland Bridge by the Federal Ministry of Works with the partial closure of Iyana Oworonshoki- Adeniji Adele bound for the effective work of the entire Read more…