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ERA/FoEN advocates renewables, shift from fossil fuels

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has underscored the urgent need for a global shift from fossil fuel dependency to renewable sources of energy as a response… Read more »

Shell accepts responsibility for Bodo spill, offers compensation

Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, has said it accepted responsibility for the two operational spills in Bodo, Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, and that it wants to compensate… Read more »

Court documents expose Shell’s false claims on Nigeria oil spills

Court documents revealed by Amnesty International today expose the fact that Shell has repeatedly made false claims about the size and impact of two major oil spills at Bodo in… Read more »

Ten eminent Africans, agencies get Africa Peace and Environment Award

The selection committee in the forthcoming Peace and Environmental Conference billed for Accra, Ghana, November 7, next week has announced names of 10 eminent Africans and organization as recipient for… Read more »

Shell may hijack UNEP report implementation process, ERA/FoEN warns

The inauguration of a committee for the implementation of the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) report on Ogoniland is a welcome development but with the Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke… Read more »

NASA Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness in December 2014!

NASA has confirmed that the Earth will experience 6 days of almost complete darkness and will happen from the dates Tuesday the 16 – Monday the 22 in December. The… Read more »

Community people will not benefit from coal mining

Several groups in coal mining communities in Enugu have demanded a halt to the planned commencement of coal mining in Enugu. The call emanated from youth and women groups in… Read more »

Terrifying Facts From the Leaked UN Climate Report

How many synonyms for “grim” can I pack into one article? I had to consult the thesaurus: ghastly, horrid, awful, shocking, grisly, gruesome. This week, a big report from the UN’s Intergovernmental… Read more »

Checkout Yvonne Nelson’s New Feisty Modelling Photos

Well, Yvonne has clearly evolved her body to become one of the hottest in the showbiz game, peep her latest modelling shots  

3 years After UNEP Report: Ogoniland remains in the valley of the shadow of death

By Oluwafunmilayo Oyatogun,  Media officer, HOMEF  Monday August 4th, 2014 marks the 3rd year anniversary of the damning report of the assessment of Ogoni environment conducted by the United Nations… Read more »