Tag: SDGs

NHRH Charges Stakeholders To Rollback Covid-19, Coordinates Nigeria’s Input To SDGs Review 2021

Suleiman Idris- December 21, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission has called on the government at all levels and other stakeholders to expedite efforts to rollback COVID-19 pandemic particularly among ... Read More

Nigeria Inaugurates 2nd Voluntary Review Report on SDGs

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2020

Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (SSAP-SDGs) on Monday inaugurated the 2nd National Voluntary Review Report on SDGs. ... 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

Feel free to visit Nigeria House’, envoy urges Nigerians

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 21, 2017

Prof. Tijjani Bande, Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, has asked Nigerians to feel free to visit the Nigeria House when in New York, saying ... Read More

No Longer Acceptable For A Woman To Die During Childbirth – UN Scribe

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2017

Babatunde Osotimehin, UN Under-Secretary-General and the Executive Director of UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has said that it is no longer acceptable for a woman to ... 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

SDGs: United Nation Commends Nigeria’s Domestication Progress

inno.korie- March 2, 2017

Clair Adelabu-Abdulrazak, Abuja: The United Nations has described Nigeria as a leader in domesticating the sustainable development goals -SDGs. At a “UNITAR learning conference” organized ... Read More

Experts call for partnership among organizations towards achieving SDGs water quality agenda

inno.korie- December 6, 2016

Musbau Dan-Wahab, Abuja:  Water quality is one of the main challenges bedevilling development in societies of the 21st century threatening human health and hindering economic growth ... Read More

News Summary: 2016 Annular Eclipse, Nigerian Army On Future Of The North East, And All You Need to Know Today 2/9/2016

admin- September 2, 2016

President Buhari Commissions Oshogbo High School President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed Federal Government’s determination to implement far reaching measures towards entrenching the change mantra to ... Read More

Over 69M Children Worldwide At The Risk of Death – UNICEF

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), reports that almost 70 million children worldwide (mostly in Africa), may die before 2030 and some 750 million ... Read More

UN Adopts SDGs Global Education Action Plan Agenda

AMT Tanimu- June 3, 2016

NAN/UN: A global education action agenda affirming the importance of Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs) 4, was adopted on Thursday in Gyeongju, South Korea. Gyeongju Action ... Read More