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NEWMAP raises the alarm over erosion threat in Enugu

The Nigeria Erosion Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP), Enugu State office, has raised the alarm over erosion menace and danger of major roads being cut off in the state.

Gully erosion threatens Federal High Court in Awka

The Federal High Court, Awka is under serious gully erosion threat and at the verge of imminent collapse, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

Federal government to establish 300 hectares of woodlot in Gombe

The federal government is to establish 300 hectares of woodlot in seven out of the 11 Local Government Areas of Gombe State.

Governor Ikpeazu decries menace of plastics on environment

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has decried the menace of plastic products to the environment, urging residents of the state to embrace the campaign on reducing the use of plastics in the environment.

Minister advocates establishment of erosion management studies centre

Baffled by the alarming rate of flood and gully erosion devastating Anambra State and other parts of the South-east, the Minister of State for Environment Ibrahim Usman Jibril has called on the state university to, as a matter of priority, establish a National Centre for Erosion Studies to tackle the menace.

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