How To Obtain Your Public & Environmental Health License In Nigeria

What is a public health license?  A license is required for Health Officers or Registered Environmental Health Specialists employed by health departments. It is mandatory requirement for all public health officers who intend to work in government establishment in Nigeria excluding (Academics) The Licensure of Persons for Public Health Positions sets forth the license standards. […]

List Of Environmental Agencies In Nigeria And Their Functions

Definition Of Environmental Agencies Environmental agencies are federal, state or local government agencies established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment. They are often charged with protecting the natural environment by individuals, organizations and governments. Its objectives are to analyze or monitor the environment against misuse or degradation, conserve natural resources […]

Sewer Backup Health risks and Side Effects

What does sewer backs up mean ? While floods are probably best known for causing extensive water damage to homes and businesses, they can also cause sewage from sanitary sewer lines to back up into houses through drain pipes, If your sewer backs up into the basement or elsewhere it needs to be cleaned up immediately. A blockage in the main sewer line could lead to water backing up into your tub or your basement. […]

Open Defecation: India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Ethiopia, and Nigeria Top List

Open Defecation: India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Ethiopia, and Nigeria Top List According to the world health Organization, around 1 million people in low- and middle-income countries die every year as a result of inadequate water, sanitation, and hygiene. This figure represents about 58% of total diarrhea deaths. Available data also reveals that an estimated 1 billion […]