Environment Health Metro Top Story

Lagosians warned to keep clean to avoid Cholera outbreak

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: WHO/L. Pezzoli, MOELagos. Lagosians have been advised to embrace wholesome hygienic practices to beat the cholera epidemic now ravaging parts of the country In a statement signed by the State Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Mr. Tunji Bello, residents have been charged not to wait until a cholera outbreak occurs before Read More…

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Lagos issues stop-work order at 10 dredging sites in Awoyaya, Environs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: ROBIN HAMMOND/NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC. Stop-work orders have been issued to 10 illegal dredging sites at Awoyaya area of the State and its environs The orders came from the Lagos State Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources who embarked on a monitoring exercise of the area. Speaking on the incident, the Director of Mineral Resources Read More…

COVID19 Health Nigeria Top Story

Nigeria not considering Sinopharm vaccine – Faisal Shuaib

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Oliver Bunic/Bloomberg. When asked on Tuesday whether Nigeria would use the Sinopharm vaccine, the ED/CEO, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib replied that Nigeria was focusing on the AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines. Dr. Shuaib said that even though the Sinopharm vaccine had been approved by Read More…

Business Oil & Gas Top Story World

OPEC August oil output rises despite NIgeria’s output decline, survey reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: LEKOIL. A Reuters Agency survey has shown that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) recorded its highest oil output since April 2020 in August 2021. This is in spite of involuntary losses which limited the rise in oil production output following the easing of production limits by OPEC’s top producers which Read More…