Nigeria flares away $2.5bn worth of gas annually, says environmentalist

It’s 8 billion s Buhari promised to end flaring by 2020   With measures put in place many years now to bring gas flare-out in Nigeria’s hydrocarbon industry, including the November 2016 promise by President Muhammadu Buhari to end flaring by 2020 during the COP22 at Marrakech, Morocco, Nigeria still flares some 8 billion cubic […]

Investor, scientist, environmentalists deliberate on UNEP report, Ogoni clean-up

Ibifiri Bobmanuel, the chief executive officer of Bobmanuel Tractor Limited and president of Rivers Entrepreneurs and Investors Forum (REIF), along with Celestine Akpobari, an environmental rights activist and Ferdinand Giadom (Ph.D), an environment expert at the University of Port Harcourt will take turns in speaking at the kick-off of activities of media correspondents in Port […]

Border closure casts dark clouds on Port Harcourt’s 15th trade fair

ECOWAS neighbours decline participation Buyers shouldn’t expect low priced goods at fair   The Federal Government’s continued closure of Nigeria’s borders especially with its west and central neighbours is set to cast a heavy slur on the forthcoming 15th edition of the Port Harcourt international trade fair, when it gets underway at the Obi Wali […]