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  1. $5 Billion USD Needed To Support Lake Chad Basin Areas Afflicted By Boko Haram Insurgency

    12 Feb 2019- 08:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent N'DJAMENA, Chad The Chairman of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), Suleiman Adamu, has said that non-payment of contributions by member-nations to the Commission has become a “recurring issue” that is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/12/2019 - 08:07

  2. Nigeria Summit Rejects World Bank Imposition Of Water Privatization In Africa

    3 Feb 2019- 10:27 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard An international summit on the human rights to water has called on the Nigerian government and other governments in Africa to reject the purported water privatisation projects designed by the World Ba ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2019 - 10:27

  3. Nigeria Water Projects "Abandoned Or Poorly Executed"

    17 Jan 2019- 13:01 by Local Press Report OSOGBO Blueprint Billions of naira worth of water projects in Osun and Ogun states have failed to materialize or are in bad shape after being abandoned or poorly executed, according to investigation. The projects w ...

    Local Press Report - 01/17/2019 - 13:01

  4. Mining, Energy Policies, And Climate Change Shrink Lake Chad And Associated Rivers

    24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Leadership Speaking at the stakeholder’s engagement on contextualizing Nigeria’s water resource management in mining and energy policies in Abuja, yesterday, Executive Director, Global Rights and host communi ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2018 - 12:22

  5. Nigeria: Oil Spillage Clean-up Delays Continue

    24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard News A coalition of Civil Society Organizations, CSOs, on Thursday, expressed concern over delay in the execution of the proposed clean-up of oil spillage in Ogoniland, despite the availability of $1 ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2018 - 12:22

  6. Cholera Spreading Rapidly In Nigeria Displacement Camps

    19 Nov 2018- 14:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MAIDUGURI, Nigeria Cholera in northeast Nigeria, is spreading rapidly with over 10,000 cases and about 200 deaths through November 7 according to the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC). The number of deaths is hi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2018 - 14:15

  7. Nigeria Prez Calls For Lake Chad Recharge To Stem Emigration

    29 Oct 2018- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called for greater investment from Europe and America to achieve recharge in Lake Chad. Climate change has caused the lake, which serves several millions ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 10:17

  8. New $60.4 Million USD USAID WASH Program Aims To Benefit Three Million Nigerians

    28 Oct 2018- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the launch of a new urban water and sanitation "activity" aimed at providing 500,000 Nigerian families in six states a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/28/2018 - 08:05

  9. Nigeria Floods Threaten $138 Million USD Sugar Cane Project

    12 Oct 2018- 10:11 by Local Press Report ABUJA New Telegraph The N50 billion Sunti Golden Sugar Estate (SGSE) built by giant food and agro-allied company, Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, in Mokwa, Niger State, has been ravaged by massive flood, leading to sus ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2018 - 10:11

  10. Nigeria Working With WHO To Assess Health Risks After Recent Floods

    8 Oct 2018- 07:52 by OOSKAnews Info ABUJA, Nigeria The World Health Organization (WHO) said that it is assisting Nigerian federal and state authorities with assessment of health threats in the wake of recent severe flooding in the country. “In addition to ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/10/2018 - 09:23

  11. UNICEF Urges Nigeria Government Action On Open Defecation

    1 Oct 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report PORT HARCOURT The Guardian Nigeria Following reports that Nigeria is the second largest number of people defecating in the open globally and has the largest number in Africa, the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF ...

    Local Press Report - 10/01/2018 - 11:34

  12. Nigeria Floods Are Accelerating Cholera Outbreak

    30 Sep 2018- 09:50 by Local Press Report ABUJA Al Jazeera Nearly 200 people have died in flooding caused by heavy seasonal rains across 12 states in Nigeria. National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said in its latest update that "large-scale floo ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2018 - 09:50

  13. Cholera Hits Strife-torn Northeast Of Nigeria

    26 Sep 2018- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Abuja, Nigeria A recent cholera outbreak in the northeast of Nigeria has killed nearly 100 people in recent weeks, and recorded cases in the states of Yobe and Borno has exceeded 3,000 as the region continues ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/26/2018 - 09:27

  14. Nigeria Water Ministry Needs "More Time" To Account For Water Projects Spending

    25 Sep 2018- 07:48 by Local Press Report LAGOS The Nigerian Voice The Minister of Water Resources Engr. Suleiman Adamu has told the Federal High Court in Lagos to “grant the Ministry more time within which to compile and furnish Socio-Economic Rights and ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2018 - 07:48

  15. More Nigerians Have Access To Mobile Phones Than Toilets

    18 Sep 2018- 11:09 by Local Press Report Port Harcourt The Daily Trust More people have access to mobile phones than toilet facilities in Nigeria, UNICEF’s Chief of Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Zaid Jurji, has said. Zaid said it is important for N ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 11:09

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