Home News Archive by category Enviroment

Enviroment

Enviroment

Oyo Commences Fumigation of Dumpsites

Oyo State Government, and its Waste Management Consultant, Mottainai Recycling, has begun fumigation of dumpsites, starting with Lapite in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo state. This is in its bid to eliminate communicable diseases within the neighbourhood and epidemic in the State This was jointly revealed today by the Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

5 Die in building Collapse

The National Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the death of five persons as a three-storey building caved in on Ibadan Street, in the Ebute Metta area of the state late Sunday. No fewer than 23 persons including children were said to have been rescued alive. The occupants were said to be in their various apartments […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

Illegal Refinery Explodes in Imo

An illegal refinery has exploded at Abaezi forest in the Ohaji-Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State. Report says many people were feared dead and six vehicles were also razed during the incident which had thrown the community into panic. The state Commissioner for Petroleum Resources, Goodluck Opiah, newsmen at the scene that the state […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

Oyo Govt. Rescues Victims, After Trailers Ram Into Akinyele Resettlement Area

The Oyo State Government, yesterday rescued some victims of an accident which occurred at exactly 4:37 am involving two trailers that rammed into the Resettlement centre, Akinyele Ibadan. According to the Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Alhaja Kafilat Olayiwola, the accident was a result of brake failure which left two persons dead, while […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

Engineers Honour Late Colleague, Oladeji

The need to reposition the Nigeria Engineering industry, explore and harness local content and engineers for economic development formed the basis of a day symposium in honour of Late engineering Legend, Engineer Emmanuel Oladeji. The event which was held at the Function Hall, Jogor Centre, Ibadan, saw key speakers advocating the involvement of Nigerian Engineers […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

Ogun Assembly Convenes Stakeholders Meeting on Residents Registration, Physical Planning

The Ogun State House of Assembly has convened the gathering of Stakeholders to deliberate on the establishment of Residents Registration Agency as well as a bill for Ogun State administration of Physical Planning, Urban Development, slum regeneration and building production management law 2021. The bill for Resident Registration Agency, according to the Continue Reading
Enviroment

Don Decries Illegal Mining in Ijesa

A Don, Professor Olu Odeyemi has called on the government to check the activities of illegal miners in Ijesaland. Professor Odeyemi made the call while speaking with Radio Nigeria in Ilesa. He said there should be training for miners by the government and ensure that permits are not given to quacks. Professor Odeyemi who lamented […]Continue Reading
Enviroment

Gov. Makinde Flags off Idi Ape Bridge

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has flagged off the construction of 65 meter fly-over bridge of General Gas, along IdiApe – Akobo road in Ibadan estimated at N1.058 billion. Flaging-off the project at the IDC Primary School, Basorun, Ibadan, Governor Makinde said the flyover was significant to the socio-economic growth of the state. The Continue Reading