indoor air pollution

An estimated 4.3million deaths occur yearly as a result of indoor air pollution

An estimated 4.3million deaths occur yearly as a result of indoor air pollution from home cooking, while roughly a 3.7million deaths happen as a consequence of outdoor contamination; according to former Minister of Industries, Chief Dr. Nike Akande. Akande who presented a keynote address at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Annual Research Conference and Fair, which held on Tuesday stated …

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Over 70 people have sustained various degrees of injuries after a gas tanker burst on Saturday, May 22 at Kano

Over 70 people have sustained various degrees of injuries after a gas tanker burst on Saturday, May 22 at Kano. In accordance with TheNation, the incident occurred at the Al-Ihsan filling station at Sharada at Kano Municipal Area of Kano State, TheNation is reporting. Spokesman of the Kano Fire Service, Malam Saminu Abdullahi, who confirmed the incident in an announcement …

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black box of a Nigerian Air Force Beechcraft 350 jet

Breaking: black box of a Nigerian Air Force Beechcraft 350 jet That crashed on Friday near the Kaduna International Airport.

The Accident Investigation Bureau, Nigeria, on Saturday, said it’s recovered the black box of a Nigerian Air Force Beechcraft 350 jet That crashed on Friday near the Kaduna International Airport.   AIB said its researchers will analyse and download crucial information found in the recorders to determine the reason for the crash which claimed the lives of 11 military personnel …

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Boat capsized, 28 dead bodies recovered

Boat capsized, 28 dead bodies recovered, 65 people rescued, others yet to be found

The Director-General, State Emergency Management Agency, Ahmed Inga, when touched on the issue stated the exact number of individuals who were on board that the capsized were approximately 100. He explained 28 bodies are recovered, 65 people rescued while the hunt for the rest seven is continuing. Sixty-five individuals were rescued from the crash scene In Tijana, Munya council region …

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Truck lost its brakes and smashed 10 women to death

10 women have been confirmed dead in Imo State on Saturday Following a truck Dropped Within a Marketplace in Nkwommiri at the Nwangele Local Government Area of the Country. The incident happened following the truck lost its brakes and smashed the women who had been investing on the roadside industry. “The worst has occurred . A truck which lost its …

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8 fire outbreak in less than 24 hours

Fire Chief, Engr. Martin Agbili has recorded 8 fire outbreak in less than 24 hours

Fire Chief, Engr. Martin Agbili has recorded 8 fire outbreak in less than 24 hours in various parts of Anambra state. Agbili, who confirmed the incidents in a statement, attributed majority of the inferno to the carelessness of the victims, including indiscriminate bush burning. He enumerated the affected areas to include Awka, Nnewi, Onitsha, Awka, Ogidi, Nise and Enugwu-Agidi. Martin …

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12 die in accident along Kaduna-Abuja street — Officialment ward executives

Samuel Aruwan, the Kaduna commissioner for internal security, in an announcement, said the crash included a trailer and”was brought on by a mix of speeding, road defects, forcing against the management of traffic, and lack of control” Mr Aruwan stated 25 other people were hurt in the crash. Also other announcements — 12 die in road accident across Kaduna-Abuja street. …

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Six killed, 30 Homes damaged as tanker explodes in Kwara

At least six people were killed and 30 homes destroyed in an inferno brought on by a gas tanker on Wednesday. The tanker explosion, which happened at Gaika region of Jebba, a city in Kwara State, also left several people hurt. Officials of this Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) finally took the wounded to a nearby hospital for treatment. Based …

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Six Killed In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Accident

Six Individuals on Saturday Perished in an Crash, which Involved a truck and a Honda Pilot Sports Utility Vehicle at the Ogere region of Lagos-Ibadan street. Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps at Ogun State, Ahmed Umar, affirmed the incident occurred around 7:00am. According to him, the street crash was a result of speeding and lack of management on the …

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