national environmental standards and
regulations enforcement agency (NESREA)

NESREA Strengthens Partnership With Police On Environmental Enforcement

The Nigeria Police has been told to be more vigilant and effective in monitoring environmental crimes in the country so as to ensure environmental safety and human lives. Making the call was Barrister Lawrence Alobi, Commissioner of Police (Rtd) during an interactive training seminar on good environmental governance at the Force Headquarters, Federal Capital, Abuja,…

Minister hails Okorocha over new NESREA Zonal/ State Office

The Honourable Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, has hailed the Executive Governor of Imo State, His Excellency Owelle Rochas Okorocha for demonstrating his political will and commitment to environmental protection and sustainable development with the official commissioning ceremony of the NESREA new Zonal and State Office in Owerri, Imo State. The Honorable…

World Environment Day 2017 Celebration

The Honourabe Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Jibril says the ministry is poised to ensure that the environment sector becomes a major revenue earner for the country. The minister made this known during the commemoration of the 2017 edition of the World Environment Day held at the Sarius Palmetum Garden, Abuja. Alhaji…

Extended Producer Responsibility Programme

The Director General of the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA, Dr. Lawrence Anukam says the Extended Producer Responsibility Programme being championed by the Agency would help in tackling the problem of E-waste in the Country. In a goodwill message at Person –in – Port (PiP) project organized by the Basel Convention Coordinating…

Courtesy Call of Kogi State Commissioner For Environment

The Commissioner for Environment of Kogi State, Mrs. Rosemary Osikoya, on Monday 4th July, 2016, paid a courtesy visit to the Director General/CEO, National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) at the Agency’s headquarters in Abuja. She stated that the purpose of her visit was to hold informal discussions with the Agency on areas…

NESREA, NCC Close Ranks To Protect The Environment

Two major government agencies – the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) and Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) are to close ranks and work together to ensure environmental protection and sustainable development in the telecoms sector. This development became apparent following a meeting between the two agencies on Wednesday March 2, 2016 at the…

NESREA Commends AIT, Says Media Is Key To Environmental Protection

Daar Communications Plc, owners of African Independent Television (AIT), have received commendation from the Director-General/CEO NESREA, Dr Lawrence Anukam, who declared that the media has a huge role to play in meeting the demands of effective public enlightenment and sensitization in the cause of environmental protection and sustainable development. Dr. Anukam stated this recently when…