Residents of Ogoni in Rivers State on Thursday staged a protest against the alleged abandonment of the clean-up of their communities by the Federal Government and oil companies operating in the region. The Ogoni residents took their protest to the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum...
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The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has decried the high rate of infant mortality in Ogoniland. Speaking in Bori, headquarter of Khana local government area yesterday, Publicity Secretary of MOSOP, Fegalo Nsuke said...
President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the commitment of his administration to the clean-up of Ogoniland in Rivers State.
The president said this during the inauguration of the board of trustees and members of the governing council for the clean-up at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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A 13-member Governing Council and 10-member Board of Trustees for the cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers has been approved by Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari.
This is according to a statement from the Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, on Saturday in Abuja.
According to her, the...
This is the full text of President Muhamamdu Buhari's speech at the lauch of the Ogoni c;eanp project yesterday at Bodo town, Rivers state and delivered by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo.
"Today marks another milestone in the life of our Administration. I recall the time...
Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has described the absence of President Buhari at the launch of Ogoni Clean up yesterday as embarrassing.
According to a statement by his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, the governor said it was ‘embarrassing’ that...
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The President of the Ogoni Council of Traditional Rulers, King Godwin Giniwa has declared that former President, Goodluck Jonathan made a terrible “mistake” for ignoring the UNEP report.
The paramount ruler of the Ogoni kingdom, King Giniwa said this while making his remark during the launch of...
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Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central senatorial district has reacted to the President Muhammadu Buhari's cancelled trip to Bodo town, Ogoni land for the inauguration of the clean up project.
Sani, on his Facebook page wrote: “Whether it's PMB or Vice President that travelled to...
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Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo represents President Muhamamdu Buhari at the kicking off of the Ogoniland clean-up today at Bodo, Gokana LG, Rivers State.
- As At 9: 58am, Vice president, osinbajo departed Abuja for Port Harcourt for the NDCleanUp flag-off.
- Osinabjo arrives Bodo town in...
The environmental restoration of Ogoniland could prove to be the world's most wide-ranging and long term oil clean-up exercise ever undertaken if contaminated drinking water, land, creeks and important ecosystems such as mangroves are to be brought back to full, productive health.
A major new...
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The Federal government will on June 2 launch the kick-off of Ogoni clean-up programme as contained in the United Nations Environment Programme Report, UNEP.
The Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Muhammed, said this yesterday in Port Harcourt during a visit to Governor Nyeson Wike of Rivers...
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