Eco Nigeria is Nigeria’s Green Blog, communicating environmental issues, climate change and sustainable living. This blog promotes a greener lifestyle and advocates for mindful consumption of Earth’s resources.
I started broadcasting as an undergraduate with Orient FM/Imo Broadcasting Corporation Owerri, Imo State. I had my compulsory National Youth Service with Aso Radio Abuja and presently host an environmental and climate change radio show ’’GREEN ANGLE” (Thursday 9am) on same station as well produce and co-host ”Sanitary Inspector” (Saturday 8am), a Pidgin language environmental radio show.
I am a 2010 fellow of the Climate Change Media Partnership CCMP and had the opportunity to cover the COP16 in Cancun, Mexico through the support of the CCMP .
I am also a winner of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNFCCC-CDM AFRICAN RADIO CONTEST 2011.
In February 2012, I won the United Nations Young Environmental Journalist Award Africa.
I am passionate about giving voice to the marginalized and promoting sustainable development. My work has been broadcast by national and international media.
I love photography, music and art. Follow on Twitter @UgochiAnyaka, Facebook and Yookos as Ugochi Anyaka.
Development without nature is disaster being developed. - Ugochi Anyaka
I conceive that the land belongs to a vast family of which many are dead, few are living, and countless numbers are still unborn. – A Chieftan from Nigeria
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. – Native American Proverb