Tag: Minister of Environment

FG restates commitment to job creation

Abdul Jimoh- September 23, 2020

The Minister of Environment, Dr Mohammed Mahmood, has pledged the Federal Government’s commitment to training of beneficiaries of high-pressure polyurethane foaming machines to create more ... Read More

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

Osinbajo To Swear In New Ministers Today

Abdul Jimoh- July 26, 2017

Osinbajo To Swear In New Ministers Today Two ministers-designate, Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) would be inaugurated as Federal Executive Council (FEC) members ... 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

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

News Summary, 27th October 2016. All you need to know today;NMA Advocates implementation of National Health Act.

inno.korie- October 27, 2016

NMA Advocates Implementation of National Health Act The Nigeria medical association (NMA) is calling on the various arms of government to implement the provisions of ... 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

EFCC Arraigns Ministry of Environment Official, 3 Others for Fraud

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 7, 2016

EFCC Logo Abuja, Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC Spokesman: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday October 7, 2016 arraigned Fred Otonba Tariah, Education S. ... Read More

Ogoniland cleanup: Beware of fraudsters extorting money from unsuspecting public – FG warns

inno.korie- August 2, 2016

The Federal Government has warned the public to beware as fraudsters are using the Ogoniland cleanup to extort money from unsuspecting people from people of ... Read More

FG Approves New Management Board for Niger Delta and Ogoniland Clean up

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 30, 2016

President Buhari stated, "The choice is for you to keep your environment clean and nurture the Niger Delta back to its lost glory. The beginning ... Read More

President Buhari Hails Proposed Operational Plan Of The NBA

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 31, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari says the anticipated achievement of investments proposed in the operational plan of the Niger Basin Authority, NBA will improve the living conditions ... Read More

Second Session Of the UN Environment Assembly Begins Today

admin- May 23, 2016

The second session of the United Nations Environment Assembly, will take place at UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, under, the overarching theme of the session ... Read More

Environment Minister Visit Kaura

admin- March 18, 2014

By Lois Anthony As normalcy returned to Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State after attacks by gunmen, the Minister of Environment Lawrencia Laraba, visited ... Read More

Environmental Sanitation Day

admin- July 1, 2013

By Mary Noel Berje The Federal Government has called on all States and Local Governments in the Federation to imbibe the National Environmental Sanitation Policy ... Read More

Minister of Environment on Biotechnology

admin- June 17, 2013

By Abdullahi Musa Suleja The continued efforts by the National Biotechnology development council agency to improve the genetically modified crops has been described as a ... Read More

MOU on Food Safety

admin- June 6, 2013

By Edino Justice Fodd Safety and water hygiene have been issues of concern in Nigeria as most food handlers to not follow proper hygiene rules ... Read More

Nigeria to Use Paper Bags Next Year

admin- June 6, 2013

The Federal Ministry of Environment will from January next year commence enforcement of the use of paper bags in place of polythene bags. Minister of ... Read More

Environment Minister Calls for Flood Sensitization

admin- May 15, 2013

By Aisha Bello Mustapha States and Local Governments are enjoined to intensify sensitization campaigns on floods and other environmental challenges to avoid disasters this year. ... Read More