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  1. Scientist Challenges Shell on Leak Impact

    30 Jan 2017- 15:23 by Local Press Report LAGOS Vanguard News An environmental scientist, Ms Benita Siloko, has disagreed with Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, on the impact of the 550 barrels of crude discharged into Ogboinbiri river in Bayelsa ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2017 - 15:23

  2. Shell Faces New Nigeria Lawsuits in UK, Netherlands

    21 Nov 2016- 13:17 by Local Press Report LONDON Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Royal Dutch Shell this week is facing fresh environmental claims in a London high court as well as in the Netherlands, from two Nigerian communities who have ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  3. N2bn EU Funding for Niger Delta

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by Local Press Report ABUJA Business Day Online Albert Achten, the leader of the EU experts’ team, announced on Wednesday that the Delta Government has met its required 30 per cent counterpart funding for the European Union (EU) N2.4 ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 01:37

  4. Nigeria Unveils National Water, Irrigation Policies

    10 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The Nigerian government this week launched the Partnership for Expanded Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (PEWASH) as part of its strategy to increase rural water supply and improve ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2016 - 13:14

  5. ECOWAS, AMCOW Renew Ties for Sustainable Water Resources Management

    11 Nov 2016- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) have renewed ties to facilitate greater cooperation and collaboration in the effort to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2016 - 08:15

  6. Shell Investigates Oil Leak in Bayelsa Community

    8 Nov 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report YENAGOA Daily Post The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) says the source of an oil leak that polluted Otuokpoti communities in Bayelsa is being investigated. Corporate Risk Pollution Reputational Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2016 - 08:47

  7. PPP is Preference for Lagos State Water

    3 Nov 2016- 13:14 by Local Press Report LAGOS The National Commissioner for Environment Babatunde Adejare clarified yesterday that the Lagos State government has no plans to privatise the State Water Corporation. Adejare said rather the government would ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2016 - 13:14

  8. State, Local Governments in Nigeria Must Open Access to Water

    1 Nov 2016- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KADUNA, Nigeria State and local governments in Nigeria must not shirk their responsibility to provide access to potable water for their citizens, federal Minister of Water Resources Suleiman H. Adamu has said. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/01/2016 - 07:27

  9. Nigeria Assembly Seeks Quick Passage of Water Resources Bill

    31 Oct 2016- 09:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, NIGERIA The Nigeria National Assembly committee on Water Resources has stressed the need for quick passage of the national water resource bill currently before the assembly. The committee said during an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/31/2016 - 09:21

  10. Nigeria's Kogi Government Revokes Chinese Maintenance Contract

    25 Oct 2016- 12:29 by Local Press Report LOKOJA Daily Trust Contract for maintenance of Greater Lokoja Water Works by CGC, a Chinese firm, revoked due to N100 million monthly maintenance cost of the plant. Environment Innovation, Infrastructure & ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2016 - 12:29

  11. WaterAid Renews Call for Improved Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene

    21 Oct 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report ABUJA All Africa WaterAid has launched a new campaign for health professionals, calling on them to take action to call for improvements to water, sanitation and hygiene in healthcare facilities around the world. ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2016 - 08:53

  12. 300 Houses Flooded After Nigeria Oyan Dam Release

    7 Oct 2016- 11:46 by Local Press Report LAGOS TV 360 Nigeria Over 300 houses have been reported flooded and 860 households displaced following the opening of Oyan Dam water, one of the tributaries of the Ogun River. The flooding which has affected some ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2016 - 11:46

  13. UNICEF Warns of Famine and Malnutrition in Nigeria Conflict

    30 Sep 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAGOS, Nigeria The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that tens of thousands of children will die in northeastern Nigeria over the next year if assistance is not found from international donors ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 10:13

  14. Enugu Moves to Demolish Structures On Water Channels

    28 Sep 2016- 10:15 by Local Press Report ENUGU The Guardian No fewer than 95 buildings including business areas, schools and churches will be pulled down if the Enugu State government carries out its threat to demolish structures built beside waterways, ...

    Local Press Report - 09/28/2016 - 10:15

  15. June 2017 Deadline Set for Zaria's N69 Billion Water Project

    26 Sep 2016- 07:29 by Local Press Report KADUNA Vanguard News Kaduna State’s protracted N69 billion Zaria water project will finally be commissioned next year, 18 years after it was flagged off, Kaduna State Commissioner for Water Resources, Engr. ...

    Local Press Report - 09/26/2016 - 07:29

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