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Air Pollution In Port Harcourt: The Situation And The Way Out

April 19, 2022

  Port Harcourt, Rivers State’s most developed city and the home to several oil-exploration firms in Nigeria is practically one of the most unhealthy and hazardous places to live in Nigeria, right now. This is not because the city is troubled by terrorists, bandits, or killer herdsmen as we see in the northeast and middle … Continue reading Air Pollution In Port Harcourt: The Situation And The Way Out

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Environment International

5th June: World Environment Day

April 19, 2022

One of the primary responsibilities given to man in the beginning, according to the Bible book of Genesis, was to care for the environment. As humans evolved and multiplied, the strain of our presence was felt by the earth. That was why in 1972, the United Nations held its first international conference on environmental issues … Continue reading 5th June: World Environment Day

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Environment

Entertainment Events this September

April 19, 2022

The year is coming to a quick end. At this point most of us are already planning for the impending excitement of December. To keep you stimulated, we’ve compiled a short list of events that might be worth your time this September. Priceless – A Solo Art Exhibition Yusuf Durodola is a painter and performance … Continue reading Entertainment Events this September

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Environment

Ending Plastic Pollution in Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Environmental pollution is one of the problems facing our country, Nigeria. The country is occupied by millions of peoples whose daily activities directly or indirectly threaten the environment. Pollution is one of the negative consequences of man’s interaction with his environment. Take plastics for instance, they serve a variety of purpose to man. They are … Continue reading Ending Plastic Pollution in Nigeria

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Environment Politics

VisionScape and a Cleaner Lagos: A Case of Policy Somersault

April 19, 2022

Everyone now knows that the widely  touted #CleanLagos mantra which gained much ground in 2018 was just a PR ruse to give credence to the below par job the company has been doing since they took over the management of waste across Lagos. The CleanLagos hashtag trended across social media from the sheer effort of … Continue reading VisionScape and a Cleaner Lagos: A Case of Policy Somersault

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Environment

International Wildlife Day

April 19, 2022

One beautiful part of tourism is taking time out from our world to have a peek at Nature. We long to see animals in their habitat and how they interact. It reminds us of how special the world is. That is why on March 3rd 1973, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) took a stand … Continue reading International Wildlife Day

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Awards Environment

Disruptive Africa Innovation Growth Workshop

April 19, 2022

Technology, environment and the media largely influence value perception, and this value is used by the consumers/employers  to decide whether or not to purchase your products and services. 5 years down the line will your customers still want your products/services considering the rise of Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Internet of Things, Machine learning, Augmented, Mixed realities … Continue reading Disruptive Africa Innovation Growth Workshop

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Environment

VP Grasse: Why Switch to Artificial Landscape?

April 19, 2022

There is a trend in town, the artificial landscape. More families and corporate bodies are switching from organic to artificial landscaping for many reasons. However, before you make up your mind let’s go through the pros and cons together so you can decide what’s right for you. The artificial grass landscape is an aesthetic grass-like … Continue reading VP Grasse: Why Switch to Artificial Landscape?

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Environment

Man vs Plastic: Who Dies First?

April 19, 2022

Editor’s Note: World Environment Day occurs on the 5th of June every year, and serves to raise awareness for the protection of our environment. Last week, I was meeting a few friends at a popular Lagos lagoon-front clubhouse, we were treated to a scenic view with luxury boats gently bobbing on the soft waves repeatedly … Continue reading Man vs Plastic: Who Dies First?

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Did You Know? Environment

Facts about Mosquitoes

April 19, 2022

Mosquitoes love biting people. If you are staying in Nigeria and you have not been bitten by a mosquito, well, you may need to change your environment to have this malaria filling experience. Ok, kidding. We were taught that the Female Anopheles species transmits the malaria parasite, but what they forgot to tell us is that attracting … Continue reading Facts about Mosquitoes

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Environment

LEARN A SKILL WEDNESDAY: How to Start a Balcony Pot Garden

April 19, 2022

Living in a small house or in an upstairs flat can be disappointing for gardeners or people interested in gardening. One of my aunts says that gardening is therapeutic and can often bring healing to a broken soul. I don’t know about healing, but there’s something about digging your hands in the moist soil; burying … Continue reading LEARN A SKILL WEDNESDAY: How to Start a Balcony Pot Garden

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Environment

How to Expel Cockroaches From Your Home

April 19, 2022

Now that the rains are here, what can be more nauseating as the sight of a roach or cockroach. Cockroaches are one of the most disgusting visitors, or should I say part home owners. I am indeed yet to find anyone who likes them. Can you imagine sleeping with your mouth open and one of … Continue reading How to Expel Cockroaches From Your Home

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Environment

How to Make Potpourri

April 19, 2022

Potpourri is one of the many cool ways of putting your garden’s products to use. Instead of tossing those fallen flowers, leaves, or tree barks, turn them into a mixture for deodorizing and accenting the beauty of your home. If you discover you have more than you need from your garden, you can turn it into business. … Continue reading How to Make Potpourri

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Environment

20 Commonly Grown Flowers in Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Just before you source for flowers for your garden, you might want to know their names and a little more about them. Here are twenty you can find in Nigeria. 1. Aloe Vera: The popular succulent aloe is easy to grow and is grown for beauty and medicinal purposes. 2. Cacti: Because of its thorns, … Continue reading 20 Commonly Grown Flowers in Nigeria

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Environment

15 Trees Popularly Used for Landscaping in Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Though they may not bear edible fruits, one cannot deny the elegance that ornamental trees bring to a place. They are the beauty of parks and gardens and add to the charm of a well-structured estate. In addition to landscaping, Prof B.N. Mbah a senior lecturer at the University of Nigeria Nsukka states that trees … Continue reading 15 Trees Popularly Used for Landscaping in Nigeria

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Environment

How to Plant Your Own Fruit Trees

April 19, 2022

If you have a compound large enough to take a large plant or more, it would be both interesting and rewarding to cultivate fruit trees. In addition to the satisfaction of harvesting your own fruits, these trees confer their characteristic smell on the environment. They purify the air thereby creating an ambience that nature lovers … Continue reading How to Plant Your Own Fruit Trees

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Environment

4 Things to Consider Before Planting Your Trees

April 19, 2022

Trees offer lots of benefits and are beautiful to have. However, the same way you would design a plan before building your house, you must have a landscape plan. Here are 4 things to consider before planting your trees: The size of the compound: This perhaps is the first thing that should come to mind … Continue reading 4 Things to Consider Before Planting Your Trees

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Environment

How to Prevent Flooding Around You

April 19, 2022

It is quite a scene around Lagos especially Lagos Island axis and its environs, where a number of houses, roads, vehicles have been submerged by water due to the heavy downpour of rain. While this is not a strange sight across riverine areas, it is necessary to take precautionary methods to prevent reoccurrence.  These areas … Continue reading How to Prevent Flooding Around You

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Environment Health

Why the Constant Use of Indoor Insecticide Sprays Is A Bad Idea

April 19, 2022

Would you rather use odourless insecticides which mask the awful smell that is characteristic of harmful chemicals, or would you go for insecticides whose effect lessen as its smell fades? Most people would go for odourless, but the correct answer is none. One thing is certain, both categories of insecticides are toxic. The subtlety that … Continue reading Why the Constant Use of Indoor Insecticide Sprays Is A Bad Idea

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Environment

5 Ways We Can Save Our Dying Environment

April 19, 2022

The world has advanced in ways that would shock our ancestors back to death if they were to wake up today. While I agree that these advancements makes daily living easier, we must acknowledge that a lot of the means for these developments are depleting our environment. There has never been a time when we … Continue reading 5 Ways We Can Save Our Dying Environment

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BUSINESS Environment

RecyclePoints- Incentivizing Waste Collection

April 19, 2022

With large human populations come huge amounts of waste- it’s a marker of human presence. Whether it’s generated from industrial processes or yielded as the remnant from consumption, waste plays a big part in the physical human experience. For some people, the experience with waste is quite unpleasant- especially when it litters every other space … Continue reading RecyclePoints- Incentivizing Waste Collection

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Business Profiles Environment

Business Profile: Waste Matters Nigeria Limited

April 19, 2022

Waste management is a big issue in Nigeria. Every day, thousands of tons of waste are generated from homes, businesses, and on the go, by individuals and groups of people all over the country. Unfortunately, the capacity to adequately deal with the massive amounts of waste produced by a wide range of activities and processes … Continue reading Business Profile: Waste Matters Nigeria Limited

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Environment

The Business of Being Environmentally Friendly

April 19, 2022

The concept of an eco-friendly business has caught on in many parts of the world. Environmental activists and NGOs, scientists and celebrities, have relayed the message in so many different ways, and people are in general convinced that a clean environment is good for living, and good for business. For many in those climes, it’s … Continue reading The Business of Being Environmentally Friendly

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Environment Music

Cobhams Asuquo- Award-Winning Musician, Producer and Songwriter

April 19, 2022

Cobhams Asuquo is one name that has made it on the list of Nigerians who inspire should there be a compilation as that. This Nigerian born musician, producer and songwriter who has produced and partnered with top Nigerian musicians like Asa and Bez and has won numerous awards for his works, has at heart to … Continue reading Cobhams Asuquo- Award-Winning Musician, Producer and Songwriter

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Discover Nigeria Environment Events Tourism Travel

Be Part of the Lagos Tourist Hiking Trip to Lake of Ado Awaye in Oyo State

April 19, 2022

Naija Tourist invites young and old to join in an adventurous hiking trip to a fascinating tourist site on the top of a mountain known as the suspended Lake of Ado Awaye in Oyo State. In addition to enjoying this amazing view, it would involve a chance for you to explore some breathtaking sites, fun and entertainment … Continue reading Be Part of the Lagos Tourist Hiking Trip to Lake of Ado Awaye in Oyo State

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Environment TECH Transport

Electronic Call-Up System Set to Bring Order to Lagos Roads

April 19, 2022

In a bid to bring order to the movement of trucks and tankers operating in Lagos ports, FT Logistics Global Services Ltd will soon kick off its electronic call-up system to sanitise their movement on Lagos roads. The Chairman of the establishment, Chris Orode, said that the system which was developed with the peculiarities of … Continue reading Electronic Call-Up System Set to Bring Order to Lagos Roads

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Environment

Synopsis for Empire Season 2 is Out!

April 19, 2022

Ever got to work in the morning, signed into your computer and then quietly scanned through your google alert but then one particular one caught your attention … you scroll back, shout hallelujah, do a happy dance then remember you are actually at work and quietly sit back down(smiles); then thought to yourself “I will … Continue reading Synopsis for Empire Season 2 is Out!

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Entertainment Environment Events

Win a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

April 19, 2022

The Police Selfie NG is an initiative of Nigerian Police Force (Lagos Command) and Playcenter Nigeria to promote a respectable and cordial relationship between Nigerians and police officers. Every day, Nigerian police officers put their lives at risk in order to safeguard our lives and properties. Let’s show them love by taking a picture when … Continue reading Win a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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Entertainment Environment

Music Videos We Love: Simi’s Jamb Question

April 19, 2022

Jamb Question featuring Falz and produced by X3Music is a great music video coming from the fast rising, rave of the moment young female artiste, Simi. Her amazing music video was shot in Abeokuta, Nigeria. Watching the video made me so glad Abeokuta was a town in Nigeria. It showcased familiar streets and fantastic landmarks. … Continue reading Music Videos We Love: Simi’s Jamb Question

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Three Nigerian Short Films You Will Absolutely Love

April 19, 2022

So I have a confession to make… Yours truly happens to be a HUGE short movie buff. I’m a lot better than I was back in the day, now that I think of it. Back when SWIFT was a lot more generous to us internet addicts. Anyway, my reasons for liking short films are not too far fetched … Continue reading Three Nigerian Short Films You Will Absolutely Love

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