There can be no picture more vivid or tale more chilling about environmental racism than the one provided by the special report in The PUNCH on the 31st of December 2015 entitled, “Blood, tears in chambers of steel”. It was about the impact of environmental pollution by some steel companies on communities in Ogun State. […]
Man has a poor track record of recognizing disease-causing agents. And often, once the agents have been recognized, people are still reluctant to change. One commonly overlooked disease causer is noise pollution. Right now, the World Health Organization found that traffic noise alone is harmful to the health of almost every third person in Europe. […]
In another 10 years, Delhi will record the world’s largest number of premature deaths due to air pollution among all mega cities in the world.
By 2025, nearly 32,000 people in Delhi will die solely due to inhaling polluted air.
However it will be another Indian city – Kolkata that will record the highest number of such deaths by 2050. Read more about Delhi will record world’s largest number of premature deaths due to air pollution …
23rd September, 2015 The Lagos State government has said its war on pollution remains on course. It said the campaign will not respect any race, creed or religion, in its efforts to enthrone a safe environment. The General Manager, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA),Adebola Rasheed Shabi, who spoke duriing a public enlightenment campaign for […]
We train our people to become safety conscious at home the same way they do it at work – Mr Kingsley Okogie, Manager, HSEQ, African Circle Pollution Management Limited
Twelve years ago, African Circle was established with the sole aim of setting the pace in environmental and workplace safety. Today, the company stands tall in its various achievements, with its safety policy as a pointer to the fact that business is beyond profit making but securing the lives of the workforce, which in turn […]