Several hotels and hospitality outfits in Lagos have offered to work with, and support the Tourists Club International (TCI) in its vision to awaken the tourism consciousness of Nigerians and elevate tourism in the country to international standards.
The Unilever headquarters in Hamburg is the world’s largest building with exclusively energy-efficient LED lighting. The building, designed by world renowned sustainable architect, Stefan Behnisch, was opened in 2009.
I reviewed a book once, starting by commending the excellent printing quality, binding, and finishing of the book. I was proud that the book was made in my own country, at the book making town of Ibadan.
Once again, let me start this review by discussing the cover illustration which, after reading the book’s content, you will agree with me that it effectively summarises the whole work.
The year 2050 is the deadline scientists have set for climate-damaging greenhouse gasses to be reduced worldwide by at least 50% compared to 1990 levels if the world must curtail average global warming by the end of the century.
At the United Nations climate secretariat in Bonn, Germany, it is hot. Not only because it is summer, but also because of the hundreds of computers at work. However, the 400 staff of the climate secretariat had to make do without the energy guzzling comfort of air-conditioning.
Like a sleeping giant, the spirit of Badagry, generated over 500 years ago by the people, the feet and blood of slaves and slave merchants, has been slumbering in the air and soil of the ancient town. Sleeping alongside this spirit is the great culture of Gunuvis, the Ogu speaking people of Badagry.