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    Analysis of Gender and Environmental Security Gaps in

    scant studies specifically evaluating gender and environmental security nexus in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria like most coastal regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America. Recent concern on gender security primarily emanated from women‟s clamor for greater participation

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  • Published in European Scientific Journal, ESJ · 2013Authors F A Olorunlana[]

    Tourism management in selected ecotourism

    DESTINATIONS IN THE NIGER DELTA, NIGERIA Ijeomah H. M. and Esaen N. Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria E-Mail [email protected] ABSTRACT The Niger Delta region is yet to derive significant financial benefits from the global tourism market due to the

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    NDDC, CONFLICT, PEACE-BUILDING AND

    NDDC, CONFLICT, PEACE-BUILDING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, IN THE NIGER DELTA REGION. Philips O. Okolo1* Department of Political Science, Faculty of the Social Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, P. O. Box 797 Yenagoa, Bayelsa State,Nigeria. ABSTRACT After over 54 years of the discovery of oil and gas in over 500 communities in

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  • Analysis of deforestation pattern in the Niger Delta

    This study examines deforestation in a part of the Niger Delta region of Nigeria between 1987 and 2013 using remote sensing data and geographic information systems. The results indicate an increasing rate of deforestation, an increasing rate of water body loss and a decreasing rate of exposed

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    THE NIGER DELTA background paper

    BACKGROUND PAPER THE NIGER DELTA Sofiri Peterside Patterson Ogon One of the great deltaic regions in the world, the Niger delta is a vast sedimentary basin constructed over time through successive thick layers of sediments dating back 40-50 million years to the Eocene epoch. One of the world's largest deltas, the immense coastal plain covers

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  • () MANAGEMENT OF OIL SPILLS DUE TO PIPELINE CORROSION

    management of oil spills due to pipeline corrosion in the niger delta region of nigeria Article ( Available) · January 2013 with 1,036 Reads How we measure 'reads'

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  • Oil spills keep devastating Niger Delta Environment All

    Green to black. The delta makes Nigeria the most oil-rich country in Africa. But corruption and weak governance translate into little environmental oversight or regulation. The impacts of oil spills on the Niger Delta are devastating Mangrove forests are being obliterated, fish and shellfish are dying off, and whole ecosystems are collapsing.

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    Environmental Implications of Climate Change on the

    Bonny town found in the coastal area of the Niger delta in southern Nigeria for instance receives well over 4000mm (157.5in) of rainfall annually. Others are Forcados (4870mm); Calabar (3070mm); Warri (2730mm); Port Harcourt (2400mm); etc.

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    Tourism Policy of a Sub-Region of the Niger Delta of

    Tourism Policy of a Sub-Region of the Niger Delta of Nigeria An Evaluation Dr. Ekong Daniel Department of Political Science & Public Administration Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Akwa Ibom State University P. M. B. 1167, Uyo Obio Akpa Campus, Oruk Anam LGA Akwa Ibom State [email protected] +2348023573512 Dr. Enefiok Ibok

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  • Towards Peace and Security in the Niger Delta

    The recent events in the Niger Delta of Nigeria have again focused national and international attention on this region which produces more than 2.5 million barrels a day of crude oil daily. It is now widely acknowledged that peace, security and rapid economic development of this neglected region are critical to stability of the world energy prices and overall development of Nigeria .

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  • Update On Development In Niger Delta Region(braced

    The Niger delta region is a southern minorities where every tribe get representated in Nigeria. They are not homogeneous, they are dozen of ethnic groups in this region but are related one way or another. For example, akwa ibom and cross river share similarities.(Eastern Niger delta) River state and

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  • Causes of Conflicts in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

    Therefore the focus of this study was to determine the cause of conflicts in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria as expressed by the youth in Delta State. The research instrument was a self designed questionnaire named ‘’causes of conflict questionnaire’’.

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    Impact of Coastal Flooding on Fish Production in Brass

    Impact of Coastal Flooding on Fish Production in Brass, Niger Delta Nigeria, Implication for Coastal Resource Management. Oceanogr Fish Open Access J. 2018; 6(1) 555678. and landslides. According to Coates, excessive precipitation is the principal cause of most floods and ultimate cause of

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  • () Maximizing the Eco Tourism Potentials of the Wetland

    History of Study Area and Background to Tourism in Nigeria The oil rich Niger Delta as now defined officially by the Nigerian Government, extends over about 75,000 km2

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  • Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

    The Niger Delta, is a densely populated region once known as the Oil Rivers because it was a major producer of palm oil. This region is on the Atlantic coast of Nigeria where the Niger River divides into numerous tributaries.

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  • Analytical Study of the Climatic Trend in the Niger Delta

    (b) Annual raindays in the Niger Delta Region . Figure 2.0 shows the trend of annual raindays in the Niger Delta region between 1961 and 2012. The result of the second order polynomial showed that, there was a declining trend since 1961 up to 1981 and thereafter upward trend till 2012.

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    Vandalization of Oil Pipelines in the Niger Delta Region

    Nigeria is the largest oil producer in Africa and the elevent largest producer in the World, the main stay of Nigeria economy is the petroluem sector. The Niger Delta region has an area of over twenty eight thousand square kilometers, the Niger Delta area has as part of its features, and meandering waterways. A

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  • Published in Studies in Sociology of Science · 2012Authors Oteh Chukwuemeka Okpo · R C EzeAbout Pipeline transport · Niger delta · Poverty[]

    Tourism Policy of a Sub-Region of the Niger Delta of

    Tourism Policy of a Sub-Region of the Niger Delta of Nigeria An Evaluation Dr. Ekong Daniel Department of Political Science & Public Administration Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Akwa Ibom State University P. M. B. 1167, Uyo Obio Akpa Campus, Oruk Anam LGA Akwa Ibom State [email protected] +2348023573512 Dr. Enefiok Ibok

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    Climate Change in the Niger Delta

    The Niger Delta, located in the Atlantic Coast of southern Nigeria, is the second largest delta in the world 1 . The region spans over 20,000 square kilometers hosting about 25% of the Nigerian

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    Design for the Environment Nembe Se in the Niger

    Nigeria. The Niger Delta region is a unique ecological zone in Nigeria with an area covering approximately 70,000 square kilometres and makes up to 7.5% of Nigeria's land mass. It is politically made up of more than 40 ethnic groups and about 250 different dialects. The region is rich in natural resources embedded in their

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  • MARINE FISHERY RESOURCES OF NIGERIA A REVIEW OF

    The brackishwater area of the coastal zone of Nigeria between the Benin River and Cross River has been delineated in detail by Nduaguba (1983). The coastal features (forest swamps, mangrove, marsh, beach ridges, estuaries and creeks) between Benin River and Cross River are illustrated in Figures 3 to 6.

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  • Published in Journal of Central European Agriculture · 2006Authors Inoni Odjuvwuederhie Emmanuel · Omotor Douglason Gordon · Adun Felicia NkemAbout Land productivity · Oil spill

    Water Resource Management in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

    3.0 The Contextual Situation in the Niger Delta Region The study is conducted in the Niger Delta Region (NDR), Nigeria. The region has a landmass of 117, 110km2 (NDES 2004) forming about 10% of the country's landmass of 923,768km2. It situates between latitudes 40 and 70N and longitudes 30 and 90E within the tropics (Fig.1).

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    THE EFFECT OF OIL SPILLAGE ON CROP YIELD AND

    Delta State which is one of the nine (9) States in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, is greatly endowed with abundant natural resources and a weather which supports all year round agricultural production. According to [8], about 50 percent of the active labour force is engaged in one form of agricultural activity or another, with yam,

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  • Nigerian maritime agency identifies nationalities of 12

    Sep 23, 2018 · A number of foreigners have been kidnapped in the last few years in the southern Niger Delta region, source of most of the oil that is the mainstay of the West African nation's economy.

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  • Geography chapter 6 Flashcards Quizlet

    The upper basin of the Niger River has been an area of far greater cultural development over time than its coastal delta region. True Before independence, the modern state of The Congo was a colony of

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  • Overview Of The Niger Delta Region

    Central Niger Delta consists of the central section of the coastal South-South Nigeria which includes Bayelsa and Rivers States. The Central Niger Delta region has the Ijaw (including the Nembe-Brass, Ogbia, Kalabari, Ibanis (Opobo, Bonny,etc.), Okrika, and Andoni clans, the Ogoni and other groups which consist of the Ekpeye, Ndoni, Etche, Ikwerre and Ndoki in Rivers State.

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    Oil Exploration and Ethnic Militia activities in the Niger

    Niger Delta The year 1956 witnessed the beginning of oil exploration in the Niger Delta region. This region is one of the most blessed in the world in terms of both human and natural resources. Nigeria is the world's 11 th largest producer of oil with over two million barrels into the international market per day. All

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    Climate Change and Poverty Sustainable Approach in

    The Niger Delta is located in Atlantic Coast of southern Nigeria where River Niger divides into numerous tributaries. It is the second largest delta in the world with a coastline spanning about 450

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  • Air Pollution in the Niger Delta Area Scope, Challenges

    The Niger Delta area in Nigeria (Fig 1) is situated in the Gulf of Guinea between longitude 50E to 80E and latitudes 40N to 60N.It is the largest wetland in Africa and the third largest in the world consisting of flat low lying swampy terrain that is criss-crossed by meandering

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    Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and

    Nigeria, States, Local Governments of the Niger Delta region, Oil Companies, Nigerian National Petroleum Co-operation, Institutions, Host Communities, Researchers and the existing body of knowledge on oil spillage and environmental degradation in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. It will enlighten and sensitize relevant authorities

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  • () Vulnerability of Fisheries Livelihood in the Coastal

    In this regard, the census/asset presents data that demonstrates the importance of inventory served five important and interrelated functions fisheries activities in the coastal region of the Niger Delta [10] and potential vulnerability in the event of an extreme climatic event or water pollution from industrial activities.

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  • Nigeria's oil war Who are the Niger Delta militants?

    Sep 25, 2015 · The troops raided the Kula Community in the Rivers State over allegations of widespread militant activities including kidnappings and killings. Niger Delta is an oil-rich region in southern Nigeria inhabited by more than 31 million people.

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