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Accreditation and Registration of Environmental Consultants

Extension of Deadline of Submission for 2022 Accreditation and Registration of Environmental Consultants The Agency wish to invite Environmental Consultancy companies/organizations that are duly registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) and Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), have relevant expertise and proven competence in a broad spectrum of environmental issues, who wish to be accredited…

Text of the Media Briefing by The Director General of NESREA Prof. Aliu Jauro

Protocols: The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is the foremost environmental enforcement Agency of the Federal Government of Nigeria saddled with the responsibility of enforcing all environmental laws, guidelines, policies, standards and regulations in Nigeria; prohibiting processes and the use of equipment or technology that undermine environmental quality; and also enforcing compliance…

NESREA seals 7 Companies for Environmental Regulations violation in Rivers State

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) has sealed 7 companies operating in Rivers for non-compliance to operational guidelines of the agency. South South Zonal Director of the Agency, Mr Ayuba Jacob, made this known on Wednesday shortly after a routine exercise by a combined enforcement team of the Port Harcourt Zonal headquarters….

NESREA Seizes Endangered Birds, Warns Against Domesticating Wildlife

The Director General of the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA, Prof Aliyu Jauro has warned against trading in wild animals and keeping them as pets. Prof. Jauro gave the warning while briefing the press on the enforcement action carried out against illegal wildlife traders in the Jabi district of Abuja. He said,…

Request For Proposals – The Global Environment Facility (GEF)-Funded Project

E-WASTE COLLECTION CENTRE CONTRACTOR Project: MSP 10141: Circular Economy Approaches for the Electronics Sector in Nigeria Post title: Collection Contractor Issued on: Tuesday, 11th May, 2021 Duration of Project: June – December 2021 Duty station: Lagos Background The Global Environment Facility (GEF)-funded project “Circular Economy Approaches to the Electronics Sector in Nigeria” brings together players…

NESREA ACQUIRES CRIME RECORDS INFORMATION SYSTEM (CRIMS) TO TRACK ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, NESREA is set to deploy the Crime Records Information System (CRIMS) to tackle environmental crimes in the country. Speaking during the training for staff on the use of CRIMS, the Director General of NESREA, Prof Aliyu Jauro praised the efforts of the Nigerian Financial Intelligent Unit (NFIU)…

PRESS STATEMENT: NESREA DRAGS GLO, MIKE ADENUGA (Jnr) TO COURT

The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency, (NESREA), has initiated a criminal proceeding against Globacom Ltd and its Managing Director, Mike Adenuga (Jnr) at a Federal High Court, Ikoyi Lagos for environmental violations. Globacom is constructing and operating telecom masts without conducting site specific Environmental Audit in violation of Section 5 (2) of the…

FG ASSURES NIGERIANS ON FLOOD CONTROL, MAY DREDGE RIVER NIGER

The Federal Government says it is looking at all options to control flooding and mitigate its impact on the lives and properties of citizens and the economy. The Honourable Minister of Environment, Dr. Muhammad Mahmood Abubakar made this known while declaring open the 14th National Stakeholders’ Forum organized by the National Environmental Standards and Regulations…

ENVIRONMENT MINISTRY PLANS NATIONAL POLICY ON USED BATTERIES

The Federal Ministry of Environment says it is working with Deutche Gesellschat fur Intertionale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) to develop a policy on used batteries in the country. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Environment, Mr. Abel Olumuyiwa-Enitan made the disclosure at the Awareness Raising Workshop on the Development of National Policy for Sound Management of Used…