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Father of three makes N200,000 monthly from charcoal business in Kaduna

A 29-year-old man, Yusuf Adamu, on Friday, said he makes an average sale of N200,000 monthly from charcoal business.

50 arrested for tree felling in Niger

Fifty villagers arrested for allegedly felling trees and turning them to charcoal in some local government areas of Niger state

Ghanaians win lottery with former president’s birth year

At least two Ghanaians have won a substantial amount of money from the country’s lottery by staking the country’s former president, John Mahama’s birth year, 1958.

NOA moves to curb illegal felling of economic trees in Kwara

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) is collaborating with the Kwara Government, NGOs and traditional rulers to check illegal felling of economic trees in the state.

Governor Al-Makura bans charcoal production in Nasarawa

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has at the weekend banned the production of charcoal in the state to prevent the cutting down and burning of trees in the state.
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NGO laments reckless felling of trees

Worried by the threats of deforestation in the country, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) in Bauchi State, Natural Resources Conservation Foundation, has lamented the reckless felling of trees in the society, which it said, creates artificial desertification and other disasters such as the recent windstorm that rocked the state.

Borno’s SEMA spends N2 billion feeding IDPs

The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Saturday said it spent over N2 billion distributing food items and condiments to IDPs in the last four years.

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Suspected herdsmen kill 16, injure two in Benue

Suspected herdsmen on Wednesday killed 16 persons and injured two others during an invasion of Ebete community in Usha council ward of Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State.