Some concerned Nigerians, resident in the city of Port-Harcourt decided to take the bull by the horn and take this plea to both the state and federal governments, away from the walls of social media to the streets. Some just talked the talk but could not walk the walk. That was not the case here … Continue reading Port-Harcourt Black Soot Campaign Awareness
When the harmattan kicked in fully in the first few days of December 2016, many were pleased due to the fact that it had been long overdue. It indeed was blissful as many had waited for eon to have it felt on their skins. I had to enlighten few friends at different times on … Continue reading Port-Harcourt’s Black Soot Saga
I was flipping through posts on facebook when I stumbled on one shared by my friend, Ebiere. I immediately knew I should not just read and move on. The urge to share was strong. If there's anything to go by, one should not reject strong urges; especially one to help humanity. ********* Here's the story … Continue reading Why, Humanity? Why?
I wrote this in December 2016 and it was first published by Sustyvibes. By Kehinde Disu During the period when Lord Lugard was calling the shots, 1911 to be precise, the total estimated population in Nigeria was estimated to be about 16 million. Fast forward to more than 45 years; 1960 to be precise, the era … Continue reading Nigeria’s Teeming Population – An Impending Crisis
Sweden has run out of garbage and the Scandinavian country has been forced to import rubbish from other countries to keep its state-of-the-art recycling plants going. Sweden, which sources almost half its electricity from renewables, was one of the first countries to implement a heavy tax on fossil fuels in 1991. Sweden's recycling system is … Continue reading Sweden Runs Out of Garbage, Imports from Other Countries
By Arrianne Nellaine del Rosario EST Trump has made the climate research community anxious, shifting the focus and funding away from government efforts that delve on climate change such as NASA's earth sciences program and appointment of Myron Ebell as head of the EPA transition. (Photo : Drew Angerer/Getty Images) US President-elect Donald J. Trump has always … Continue reading Is There No Future for Climate Change Researchers Under Trump?
#COP22Nigeria FACTSHEET: 1. The Conference of Parties (COP) of the United States Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is an annual gathering of governments, civil society groups and multilateral agencies working together to mitigate the effects of Climate Change on the earth. 2. This year’s COP is the 22nd, hence the #COP22. (Morocco previously … Continue reading What the Paris Agreement mean for Nigeria