Pollution - Afrik.com : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper https://www.afrik-news.com/ Afrik.com, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en Afrik-news.com : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper https://www.afrik-news.com/images/logo_moyen.gif https://www.afrik-news.com/ Nigerians dying at 40 in Niger Delta? https://www.afrik-news.com/article18115.html Tue, 17 Aug 2010 14:37:20 +0200 Oil spills are common in the Nigerian Delta. Identifying the cause of this pollution is not an easy task in a complex and violent region, where responsible parties continually pass the buck. While oil companies talk of sabotage, environmentalists and human rights organizations insist on the negligence of companies who neither maintain nor monitor their facilities to satisfaction. Maxime Serignac Uganda: British American Tobacco company sent out of town https://www.afrik-news.com/article17926.html Fri, 09 Jul 2010 17:25:46 +0200 Parliament in Uganda has directed the British American Tobacco (BAT) to relocate its tobacco treatment plant from Kampala to another place Geof Magga Nigeria: UN moves to assess oil pollution in the Niger Delta https://www.afrik-news.com/article16622.html Fri, 11 Dec 2009 09:29:31 +0100 The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has begun its inspection of the polluted communities in the Nigeria's Niger Delta. A lack of maintenance, oil tapping, and damage to oil infrastructure and facilities over the last 15 years has left the oil-rich region highly polluted. Konye Obaji Ori Incense use and cancer https://www.afrik-news.com/article14714.html Sat, 18 Oct 2008 12:49:34 +0200 A new study into the risks associated with indoor pollution draws some worrying conclusions. Ivorian gov't to embark on criminal investigations against Netherlands company https://www.afrik-news.com/article14619.html Fri, 03 Oct 2008 12:09:42 +0200 Government lawyers from the Ivory Coast have said they may go ahead with criminal investigations against Trafigura, the Netherlands-based oil trader, which owned the oil waste dumped in open-air sites in Abidjan in 2006. our partner IRIN Dutch company to blame for deaths and poisonous sledge in Abidjan ? https://www.afrik-news.com/article14607.html Thu, 02 Oct 2008 13:02:02 +0200 Trafigura said an Ivorian waste disposal company, Tommy Company, which had offloaded oil waste from the Panamanian-registered tanker Probo Koala, was ... Soil still polluted by toxic waste in Abidjan https://www.afrik-news.com/article14305.html Wed, 20 Aug 2008 12:22:40 +0200 UN Report say that the soil is still polluted in the Ivorian Capital Deadly lead recycling industry cripples Dakar neighbourhood https://www.afrik-news.com/article14096.html Sat, 19 Jul 2008 14:06:45 +0200 Sand filled with toxic lead is being removed from the neighbourhood of Ngane Diaw.