Tag: Climate Change

Why Nigeria Faces Severe Climate Problem

Tanimu- September 29, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in New York gave some insights into the severe climate challenges confronting the country. At a meeting with Nigerian Youths Climate ... Read More

President Buhari Unfolds Plans on Climate Change in Nigeria

Tanimu- September 23, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in New York announced robust plans and initiatives by his administration to reverse the negative effects of climate change in Nigeria. ... Read More

Buhari welcomes Netherlands Support For Lake Chad

Abdul Jimoh- July 17, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday welcomed the interest of the Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, to support the restoration of the Lake Chad to its ... Read More

Buhari Pledges Support for Windstorm Victims in Katsina

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Katsina assured that the Federal Government would provide assistance to those affected by the recent windstorm in the State. ... Read More

Nigeria Requires International Support to Mitigate Effects of Climate – President Buhari

Tanimu- December 12, 2017

Femi Adesina, Paris: President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Paris appealed to the international community to support Nigeria’s commitment to reducing the negative effects of climate ... Read More

President Buhari With by Gov Bindow To Participate in ‘One Planet Summit’ in Paris

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2017

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow, will travel with President Muhammadu Buhari to participate alongside over 50 world leaders in the One ... Read More

Nigeria Tasks World Bank, IMF To Scale Up Access Renewable Energy

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Nigeria has asked the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to scale up the provision of and access to renewable energy in ... Read More

Benue Flooding: House To Pass Climate Change Commission Bill – Dogara

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the government and people of Benue State over the flooding that has displaced ... Read More

Poland An Exemplary Ally To Counter Russian “Destabilizing Behavior” – Trump

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump described Poland as an exemplary ally in building defenses to counter Russian "destabilizing behavior", while appearing to encourage Polish defiance toward ... Read More

NEMA Outlines Benefits Of Adopting Preventive Disaster Management

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2017

For sustainable proactive disaster management, Nigeria has adopted the implementation of measures aimed at increasing capacity of its citizens to promote risk reduction and reduce ... Read More

Climate Change: Arctic Sea Ice May Disappear

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2017

Arctic sea ice may vanish in summers this century even if governments achieved target of limiting global warming set by almost 200 nations in 2015, ... Read More

News Summary 13th December 2016: Update On Rivers Re-Run, National Pensioners Day, etc

admin- December 13, 2016

Speaker Commends Nigerian Army Speaker Yakubu Dogara has urged Nigerians to support the families of dead Soldiers in whatever capacity they can, as a mark ... Read More

NNPC to Give More Priority to Environmental Preservation

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 29, 2016

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will give more priority on the preservation of the environment in its business operations for sustainable profitability. The Group ... Read More

Africa Day at COP22: African Leaders Demonstrate Commitment and Action to Address Climate Change

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 19, 2016

Marrakech, Morocco, 16 November, 2016 – African Heads of State and Government marked Africa Day in the Africa Pavilion at the UNFCCC 22nd Conference of ... Read More

News Summary: AfDB President – Nigeria Is Too Big To Fail

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

Fuel Price Returns To Normal In Akwa Ibom Issues surrounding the recent fuel scarcity in Akwa Ibom state arising from the face-off between the tanker ... Read More

UNECA, AUC & AfDB To Implement Ambitious Climate Change Programme

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

Partners of the Climate Information for Development in Africa initiative (ClimDev-Africa), outlined an ambitious second phase business plan to foster and support climate-sensitive development in ... Read More

News Summary: Senate Suspends Customs ICT Contract 17/11/2016

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2016

NTA News Summary November 16 2016   World Bank Lauds SEPIP Projects In Bauchi World Bank has expressed satisfaction over the utilization of funds under ... Read More

President Buhari Addresses World Leaders At COP 22

Tanimu- November 16, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari at Cop 22 has stated the commitment of his administration towards making Nigeria one of the world's best example of how emission ... Read More

News Summary: Bomb Scare At Port-Harcourt Airport 14/11/2016

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2016

 NTA News Summary - November 14, 2016 NAF Strategize To Overcome Security Challenges The Nigerian Airforce has expressed confidence that the Security challenge in the ... Read More

President Buhari To Attend Climate Change Conference In Morocco

Tanimu- November 13, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari will attend the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), ... Read More