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Breaking News: ESAN PEOPLE: We Must Change Burial Tradition Of Our Married Daughters.
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-11-15 14:06:07 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

By Prince Kelly Udebhulu. It is an age-long, well known and established tradition of the Esan people that our married daughters, upon demise are buried in the ancestral homestead. Culture is constantly being modified and it is not expected to...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-11 04:00:05 -0700 | disasters-news

FORMER Chair of the Friends of the Earth International (FoEI), Nigeria's Nnimmo Bassey, says a local community is currently fighting a steel corporation to a standstill on an uncompromising issue of a cleaner environment in their area. Bassey, who is...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-09 16:29:29 -0700 | causes-news

A COALITION of Oilwatch groups around the world have expressed shock by the August 15, announcement by President Rafael Correa of Ecuador that he will permit crude oil extraction in the Yasuni-ITT. In a letter dated September 6, to Correa...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-05 21:45:19 -0700 | causes-news

SERIOUS environmental human rights issues are currently being raised on the African Mining Vision (AMV) that was adopted by the African Union (AU) in 2009. Environmental rights advocacy groups being galvanized by Environmental Rights Action (ERA), a foremost environmental rights...
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Breaking News: THE LAST GENERATION
   
Posted by: endtimereachout

Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-09-30 16:03:11 -0700 | spirituality-religion-news

MATT 24:34 Says verily I say unto you, this generation shall not pass till all these be fulfilled. This is the last generation, Angel Michael had appeared in 2007 and since he had appeared, the world has ended Daniel 12:1....
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Breaking News: Man dragged to the gallows will now be executed by firing squad
   
Posted by: chnarendra

Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-06-28 23:00:16 -0700 | disasters-news

A death row prisoner in Nigeria is due to be executed by firing squad later this week after prison authorities dragged him to the gallows where they hanged four other men on Monday night, Amnesty International has learned. They were...
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Breaking News: GOVERNOR ADAMS OSHIOMHOLE BANS COMMERCIAL MOTOR CYCLE RIDERS IN BENIN CITY, EDO STATE, NIGERIA
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2013-06-11 11:16:54 -0700 | business-news

Dear friends, everything considered, we have resolved as a government, effective from Monday the 17th of June 2013, bike riders will not be allowed to operate in any part of Oredo, Ikpoba Okha and Egor Local Government Areas of Edo...
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Breaking News: CLIMATE CHANGE: COMMUNITIES BATTLE TO SAVE PLANET, HUMANITY
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-12-13 17:20:29 -0800 | disasters-news

WHILE failure ensued at the latest UNFCCC CoP held in Doha, Qatar, the National Association of Professional Environmentalists, groundWork, Friends of the Earth Ghana, and Nigeria's Environmental Rights Action, representing Oilwatch Africa undertook a solidarity visit to the community...
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Breaking News: ACTIVISTS GO TOUGH ON CLIMATE CHANGE, WRITE WORLD LEADERS, NEGOTIATORS
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-11-28 18:35:17 -0800 | causes-news

THREE front line environmental rights activists-Bill McKibben, Nnimmo Bassey and Pablo Solon- have addressed an open letter to governments and their negotiators, stressing that to really address climate change, UNFCCC-COP18 should decide to leave under the soil more two-third of...
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Breaking News: IT IS FEW SECONDS LEFT…….
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-11-18 07:29:00 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

IT IS FEW SECONDS LEFT……. AND THE ABOMINATION THAT MAKETH DESOLATE WILL SET UP, for yet a little while, for yet a little while he that shall come will come and will not tarry (Heb: 10:37 ) the Lord Jesus...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-11-06 02:27:18 -0800 | humanitarian-news

THE United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has joined scores of environmental human rights activists and organisations across the world in commending Nigeria's Nnimmo Bassey, for winning the 2012 Rafto Prize. In a congratulatory message signed by the UNEP Director and...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-10-30 16:42:24 -0700 | technology-news

PROFESSOR Peter Saunders and Dr Mae-Wan Ho, have said that the latest findings of cancers and deaths from GM maize and Roundup herbicide are the result of the most in-depth long-term toxicology study ever done on GM food; ''we ignore...
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Breaking News: FLOODS: HUMANITARIAN CRISIS UNDERWAY IN NIGERIA, ERA WARNS AS 200 PERISH SO FAR
   
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-11-02 19:09:17 -0700 | disasters-news

FOREMOST environmental rights advocacy group in Nigeria, Environmental Rights Action (ERA) has warned that the country is heading for a major health and food disaster if the authorities fail to handle the current flood menace well. Nigeria is the most...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-10-05 14:43:12 -0700 | disasters-news

ENVIRONMENTAL rights activists and their advocacy groups in the Niger Delta, Nigeria's main oil and gas province, on Wednesday, received with ''rude shock'' news of the Anglo-Dutch oil and gas major, Shell, barring their workers from activist websites. AkanimoReports gathered...
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Benin :: Nigeria | updated 2012-09-27 05:28:53 -0700 | causes-news

FRIENDS of the Earth International, the world's largest federation of grassroots environmental organisations, is proud to announce that its chair, Nnimmo Bassey, who is also Executive Director of Friends of the Earth Nigeria., will be a recipient of the 2012...
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