Tag: Amina Mohammed

Amina Mohammed, Makes BBC ‘100 Women’ list

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2018

United Nations Deputy Secretary-General and former Nigeria's Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, made the 2018 BBC ‘100 women’ list including three other Nigerian women. She ... Read More

Nigerian Green Bond is World’s 1st Fully-Certified Green Bond’ – Amina Mohammed

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2018

Nigeria’s N10.69 billion  Sovereign Green Bond issued on Dec. 18, 2017, is the world’s first fully-certified sovereign green bond, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed has ... Read More

UN opens Technology Bank in Turkey

admin- June 5, 2018

The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed (right) and Faruk Özlü (centre), Minister of Science, Industry and Technology of Turkey inaugurate the Technology Bank By Prudence ... Read More

UN Applauds Cameroon’s Generosity Towards Nigerian Refugees

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2017

The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has commended Cameroon for its generosity towards the Nigerian refugees who fled to the country to escape the ... Read More

Nigeria Has Come To Take Its Rightful Place At The UN – New Ambassador

Henry Solomon- May 4, 2017

The Nigeria’s new Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, says his assumption of duty signifies that Nigeria has come to take ... Read More

UN Deputy Secretary-General Advises On Prompt Preparations For Census

Henry Solomon- April 7, 2017

Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has  tasked the Federal Government on the need to promptly begin preparations for the next population census. Mohammed gave the ... Read More

Amina Mohammed: Gender Equality Might Take Another 170 Years

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 13, 2017

Prudence Arobani: According to the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, It will take 170 years to achieve economic equality between women and men. Mohammed, ... Read More

Amina Mohammed Sworn-In As UN Deputy Secretary General

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2017

Former Nigerian Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has been sworn-in as the Fifth United Nations (UN) Deputy Secretary-General on Tuesday at the UN Headquarters in ... Read More

Amina Mohammed In Last Federal Executive Council Meeting

Henry Solomon- February 23, 2017

Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed had her valedictory session at Wednesday's Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting amidst tears. The minister who will resume office on ... Read More

Statement By Amina Mohammed On Appointment as UN Deputy Secretary-General

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 16, 2016

Amina Mohammed(15th December, 2016): The opportunity and responsibility to serve people and planet as the next United Nations Deputy Secretary-General is truly humbling. I am ... Read More

Amina Mohammed Still Minister Of Environment

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2016

Nigeria’s Presidency has reacted to media reports on the purported appointment of Mrs Amina Mohammed Nigeria’s Minister of Environment as Deputy Secretary-General of the United ... Read More

Amina Mohammed May Be UN Deputy Secretary General

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2016

Nigeria’s Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed will soon be confirmed as a Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations. If confirmed, she would deputise for ... Read More

NTA News Summary 13th October 2016. All You need to know today; NLC Rally For Tax

Abdul Jimoh- October 13, 2016

PARTNERSHIP ON RETOOLING HEALTH SECTOR BUDGET The 2017 Health budget should be open and focus on procurements of equipment, training of Skilled Personnel rather than ... Read More

Nationwide Monthly Sanitation: Cleanest City To Get Prize

Henry Solomon- August 20, 2016

The 10th session of the National Council of Environment has approved a nationwide monthly environmental sanitation and will also reward the cleanest council all year ... Read More

UN: Clean Up of Ogoni Land will Take 30 years to Complete

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 3, 2016

OgoniLand Clean Up Exercise in Nigeria. PHOTO: GreenNews The Ogoni Kingdom (also known as the Ogonis) are one of the many indigenous peoples in the ... Read More

Why The Clean Up Of Ogoniland Is Long Overdue

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2016

  Since oil was discovered in Nigeria in the 1950s and the drilling of the first commercial oil well commenced in Oloibiri, Bayelsa state in ... Read More

Federal Government Delegation In Chibok, Demand Report By Jonathan’s Fact-Finding Committee

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

Parents of 219 Schoolgirls abducted at Government Secondary School, Chibok in Chibok local government area of Southern Borno State had fresh memories of their daughters ... Read More