Tag: climate

Australia Breaks Heat Record

Henry Solomon- December 18, 2019

Australia on Tuesday endured the hottest day on record, according to preliminary results from the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) released on Wednesday. Diana Eadie, a ... Read More

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

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

The World Should Prepare For Further Heatwaves In 2017 – UN

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2017

The world should prepare for further heatwaves this year, UN weather agency officials said on Tuesday in Geneva. Parts of Europe, the Middle East, North ... Read More

United Nations Declares Famine In South Sudan

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2017

Three UN agencies said on Monday declared famine in parts of South Sudan. According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the UN children’s ... Read More

Nigeria Will Be One Of The World’s Best Examples In Emissions Reduction

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 15, 2016

President Buhari has declared the resolve of the government of Nigeria to ensure that policies put in place to address climate change will make the ... Read More

NIMET Predicts Delayed Onset Of Rainfall, Dry Spells In The North

Henry Solomon- March 10, 2016

(Photo: Internet) There are indications that most part of Nigeria may experience delayed onset of rainfall, early cessation and less than normal rainfall in 2016. Presenting ... Read More

NiMet Predicts Food and Health Challenges, Disaster, During Dry Season

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2015

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has warned against the effect of the "El Nino" (warm weather) conditions associated with the current dry season saying, it will ... Read More

VP on Climate Change Reports

admin- June 26, 2013

By Hamza Musa Makarfi Rainfall is crucial to Nigeria's agricultural survival, but when it comes with flooding, the consequences are better imagined. In the previous ... Read More