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5 Sep 2021
The Parana River, second in size only to the Amazon in South America, is suffering its worst low since 1941, with experts unsure as to whether this owes to its natural cycle or to climate change. The river is crucial for providing drinking water and irrigating farmland, generating electricity as well as for transporting goods to landlocked Paraguay and Bolivia.
4 Sep 2021
The Parana River, second in size only to the Amazon in South America, is suffering its worst low since 1941, with experts unsure as to whether this owes to its natural cycle or to climate change. The river is crucial for providing drinking water and irrigating farmland, generating electricity as well as for transporting goods to landlocked Paraguay and Bolivia.
30 Jul 2021
The illegal activity has caused major environmental damage in Colombia, one of the world's most biodiverse countries. Officials say the spike in mining is also deeply concerning "because it has ties to organized crime."
15 May 2021
11 May 2021
Governors of Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Enugu, Anambra, Osun, and Oyo States arrive in Asaba, Delta State capital, for a meeting of the Southern Governors' Forum. Details of the meeting is still sketchy, it may not be unconnected with the spate of attacks across the country.
5 May 2021
Experts speak on declaration curfew in Rivers
21 Feb 2021
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20 Feb 2021
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19 Feb 2021
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1 Dec 2020
Victims of alleged police brutality seek N1billion compensation in Rivers
2 Oct 2020
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17 Sep 2020
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