Journal of Energy and Natural Resources

Volume 11, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Herders and Farmers Competition over Natural Resources and Its Impacts on Human Rights in Nigeria

    Dominic Obilor Akabuiro

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 107-119
    Received: 27 September 2022
    Accepted: 25 October 2022
    Published: 4 November 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jenr.20221104.11
    Abstract: The increasing undocumented migration of foreign Fulani herders into Nigeria through over 1,000 porous borders has brought about an influx of illegal foreign herders into the country. The super increase in the numbers foreign herders which came into the country with their numerous cattle automatically exacerbated competition between local farmers a... Show More
  • Briquetting of Aquatic Biomass Feedstock: An Untapped Ecological Potential as Alternative Source of Biofuel Energy for Sustainable Ecosystem Restoration

    Nsirim Lucky Edwin-Wosu, Zinabari Confidence Dee-Ue

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 120-132
    Received: 13 June 2022
    Accepted: 12 July 2022
    Published: 23 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jenr.20221104.12
    Abstract: Background: Eichhornia crassipes (Mart) Solms and Nypa fruticans Wurmb (invasive halophyte) are alien aquatic flora highly troublesome with a consequence of altering sea route navigation, displacing traditional indigenous mangal species and general loss of mangrove biodiversity and aquatic lives. Both species are highly prolific with endowed untapp... Show More