Author Archives: Oluwafunmilayo Oyatogun

World Renowned Activist Nnimmo Bassey is Awarded Nigerian National Honour by President.

The environmental community beamed with joy yesterday, Monday the 29th of September, 2014 as the Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan decorated renowned activist, Nnimmo Bassey with the title of Member of the Order of the Federal…

Frack NO! Look at an Artist’s Rendition of the ‘Fracking’ Debate Using Vintage Figurines and Postcards.

Awesome art alert! How beautiful can Fracking be to the senses? The controversial and increasingly popular method of oil exploration, Hydraulic Fracturing (commonly referred to as Fracking) is only as beautiful as one artist represents…

Ocean Sole Decorates Kenyan Shores with Colorful Sea Creatures Made from Flip-flops.

The African Start-Up programme on CNN is one of our favorite places to see ordinary Africans doing extra-ordinary things. Today, we bring you a colorful story of Ocean Sole, a Kenyan recycling company that’s crafting whimsical…

I am Not Medicine! Watch Episode 4 of It’s Dead Serious on the 5000% Increase in Rhino Poaching.

About this episode: The fourth episode of WWF’s Stop Wildlife Crime series highlights the impact on rhinos. Every day, rhinoceros across Africa and Asia are getting caught in the cross-hairs of poachers to supply a…

I am Not a Rug! Watch Episode 3 of ‘It’s Dead Serious’ on Tigers.

About this episode: The third episode of WWF’s Stop Wildlife Crime series highlights the impact on wild tigers. Populations have declined drastically as high demand for tiger parts and products continues to drive the poaching…

I am Not a Trinket! There is No Way to Obtain the Ivory Without Killing the Elephant. Watch Episode 2 of WWF’s ‘It’s Dead Serious.’

About this episode: The second episode of WWF’s Stop Wildlife Crime series highlights the impact on elephants. Tens of thousands of elephants are being killed each year for the illegal ivory trade. Follow our video…

Watch the 1st Episode of ‘It’s Dead Serious’, the Original Film Series By World Wildlife Fund.

About the series and this episode: Illegal wildlife trafficking is one of the world’s top criminal activities — ranked alongside drugs, arms, and human trafficking. The international crime syndicates running this trade are lining their…