Residents Of Kwara Local Gov’t Denounces Nigeria, Claims Benin Republic

Residents of Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State have denounced their Nigerian citizenship. They said they now to belong to the Republic of Benin. The residents attributed their decision to long neglect of the local government in terms of basic infrastructure by the Kwara State government. In a statement made available to journalists, Abdulrazaq... Continue Reading →


Nigerian man becomes internet sensation cleaning up world’s most polluted city

Lagos (CNN)A Tweet of Nigerian man Christopher Anaekwe, 28, picking up trash recently went viral. While a commendable, community-spirited deed, it's not exactly the sort of act you'd think would get thousands of likes and shares. However, the city Anaekwe lives in -- Onitsha in southern Nigeria -- has been labeled the most polluted on Earth. Many roads are... Continue Reading →

Nigeria’s conflict is a result of environmental devastation across West Africa by Olalekan Adekola

Disclosure statement Olalekan Adekola does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment.   Nigeria is experiencing a major conflict between nomadic herdsmen and indigenous farmers. In 2016, the conflict led to... Continue Reading →

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