News Updates

Governor Godwin Obaseki bags NES Fellowship Award

The Executive Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki has been conferred with the Honorary Fellowship Award of the Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) at the 29th Annual Conference/Annual General Meeting of the Society held in Benin, the Edo State Capital. The award is in recognition of his contributions to promoting good environmental practice and […]

NES Gets New Executives

The Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) at her 29th Annual General Meeting held in Edo State on 16th November 2019, elected new national officers into her National Executive Council, with former Vice President1, Dr. Dorothy Bassey (FNES) emerging as the new and first female National President of Nigeria’s foremost environmental body. Other National Officers as elected […]

NES Appeal for Support for the Passage of NIEP Bill as Prof. Lawrence I.N Ezemonye takes a bow from NES Leadership

The Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) at its 29th Annual Conference/AGM request for support from all well-meaning stakeholders to ensure that the Bill for an Act to establish the Institute of Environmental Practitioners of Nigeria (NIEP) is passed into law in the 9th Assembly. The Bill which was successfully passed in both Chambers during the 8th […]

Environmental Practitioners Charged to Think Globally and Act Locally

The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, His Excellency, Chief Timipre Sylva has charged environmental practitioners and stakeholders in Nigeria to think globally and act locally in addressing all the myriad of environmental issues confronting the nation. The Honourable Minister stated this while delivering a paper at the 29th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Environmental Society […]

Minister of State, Petroleum Resources Calls for a Balance between Environment, Economy and Equity in Addressing Environmental Issues.

Speaking at the 29th Annual Conference of Nigerian Environmental Society (NES) in Benin, Edo state, His Excellency, Chief Timipre Sylva noted that Nigeria as a nation faces an array of environmental tests which boils down to the fundamental challenge of making enlightened decisions that will place people and the planet on course for a better […]

Opening ceremony of the Ongoing 29th National conference/AGM in Benin

Opening ceremony of the Ongoing 29th National conference/AGM in Benin

Recent Activities

View pictures of different events held in various places recently.

Courtesy visit of the Regional Environment Officer of the American Embassy

Courtesy visit of the Regional Environment Officer of the American Embassy, Mr Jonathan Kelsey to the National Headquarters on the 18th of July 2019. They were received by the National President, Prof. Lawrence Ezemonye and other officials of NES including the National Secretary, Dr. John Harry. View Photos:

29th National Conference / Annual General Meeting (Edo 2019)

Visit to the Honourable Minister of Environment – 10 Jul 2016

NES Officials made a courtesy call to the Honourable Minister of Environment Alh. Amina J. Mohammed… View Photos >>

World Environmental Day – 2016 09 Jul 2016

World Environmental Day .. View Photos >>

NES Established Collaboration with 4 UK Instituitions. 15 Jul 2016

The Nigerian Environmental Society has established collaborations with four United Kingdom Institutions View Photos >>

Visit to the House C’tee on Environment. 15 Jul 2016

The Nigerian Environmental Society paid a visit to the House Committee on Environment. View Photos >>