Nigeria Data

President Buhari returns from Paris
President Buhari returns to Nigeria from France
African farmers may lose 70 % of livelihoods by 2030, says EU
Buhari Returns from France
Nigeria: Govt to Issue First Tranche of N10.69 Billion Green Bond Monday
N10.96bn Green Bond: DMO begins sensitisation roadshow in Abuja
Federal govt to issue bonds to finance projects
Climate change, water insecurity may lead to increased conflict, hunger —Reports
Federal Government To Issue Pilot Sovereign Green Bond during the week of December 18, 2017
N10.96b Green Bond: DMO kicks off sensitization roadshow in Abuja, Lagos
Oil giant Nigeria to sell first African sovereign green bond
Nigeria maiden N10.69bn Green Bond to be listed in January
N10.69bn Green Bond to be listed on NSE, FMDQ in January – DMO
Buhari back from Paris
Photo Report: Buhari returns to Abuja from Paris
Politics, technology marketing, in One Planet Summit
One Planet: Reminiscing The Presidential Delegation To Paris
DMO to list N10.7b maiden Green Bond on NSE in January 2018
France to name winners of anti-Trump climate change grants
Macron meets Richard Branson and Bill Gates seeking cash for climate change
Why Nigeria should invest in grass production
'One Planet' summit draws green investment pledges for climate action
Nigerian govt to make Calabar carnival foreign exchange earner – Minister
Green Bond: FG assures investors of proceeds management
Nigeria's Green Bond Tops Climate Change Financing Talks
DMO to List Green Bond for Easy Trading and Liquidity
Trump to lay out 'America First' security strategy
Nigerian Govt offers N10.69bn Green Bonds at 13.48% per annum – DMO
2030: Lafarge Africa to impact 75m people
Nigeria issues Green Bond to boost renewable energy projects
FCT sets up biogas plant at abattoirs
How Nigeria, others, will benefit from Microsoft's $50m for climate change
FG Offers N10.69bn Green Bonds At 13.48% Per Annum
Green transport: Vehicles in Nigeria should be subjected to emission tests, expert says
The Debut Federal Government of Nigeria Green Bonds
Mahadi Foundation: Recognition beyond Nigeria's shores
France to abandon oil, gas production by 2040
Climate-driven migration in Africa
Hurricanes, heat waves, fires ravaged planet in 2017
First Nigerian female envoy to France presents letter of credence
Abuja rain: NIMET predicts high rainfall in 2018
Firm inaugurates N100m office complex
Sustainability: Lafarge Africa positions for next decade
UNEP chief seeks action on climate change
60 million at risk of sleeping sickness in Sub-Saharan Africa – Expert
Climate change: Nigeria records 70000 cases of sleeping sickness annually – Expert
Nigeria records 70000 cases of sleeping sickness annually – expert
OIC: Why Buhari missed meeting of Islamic nations — Presidency
Buhari cautions Supreme Council of Sharia
Presidency to religious organizations: Stop divisive utterances
Nigeria set to submit greenhouse gas inventory
Ondo govt advocate tree planting to halt climate change
Climate change: Groups appeal to FG to create protected areas
Heavy use of generators puts Nigeria's climate plans in jeopardy
Paris Climate Change Agreement: How Has Nigeria Fared?
Stop paying lip service to health matters, experts tell govt
Nigeria: Paris Climate Change Agreement - How Has Nigeria Fared?
Botswana's Gaseangwe Balopi is new Miss Africa
Botswana queen wins Miss Africa beauty pageant 2017
Expert blames climate change on exploitation of natural resources, environmental abuse
AfDB hits 100% investment in renewable energy
Gaseangwe Balopi Of Botswana Wins Miss Africa 2017
Nigeria loses $9bn yearly in tomato post-harvest
Letter: Climate change is a threat to national security
New e-book released: IRIN's reporting on climate change and food security
I left Agric Economics for tree planting after falling in love with plants –Kassim, horticulturist
Branson: $9.2bn Returns Makes Nigeria's Mini Grid Lucrative
Green bonds as a lifeline for Nigeria's degraded environment
'Nigeria should go beyond participating in conferences'
Governments urged to invest in waste-to-wealth in 2018
Chocolate Could Go Extinct by 2050 Due to Climate Change
Insurers To Pay Record $135bn Claims For 2017 Hurricanes
Climate change may lead to a rise in floating architecture
Invest in waste-to-wealth in 2018, govt urged
Oceans running out of oxygen, marine life threatened
Nigeria: Is This Goodbye? Chocolate Producing Plants Will Go Extinct By 2050
Lifting infrastructure with bonds issuance
Expert calls for huge investment in solar energy to tackle climate change
Weather Disasters Cost US Record $306bn In 2017 – NOAA
Skidompha Chats Guest to Discuss Climate Change
Experts Berate Govts Over Poor Waste Management
Ministry intensifies public awareness campaign on climate change – Official
Higher rainfall from climate change will force changes- study
Women and sustainable development goals: Progress in 2017
Why Reporting Terrorism Is An Unsavoury Beat In Nigeria By Ahmad Salkida
Herdadi, Others Seek Commitment To End Gas Flaring
Nigeria: Crude Oil Price Hits Three-Year High of $69
Organisation advocates use of green bond proceeds to fund renewable energy projects in rural ...
Herdsmen crisis: What's at stake?
Nigerian herdsmen crisis: what's at stake?
A new wave of brazen attacks by herdsmen in Nigeria is sparking fears of genocide
Experts Raise Concern Over FG's Coal-to-power Project
Body cautions government on generating power from coal
'Herdsmen have been pushed to the wall'
Why are some Nigerians eager to migrate?
Global Rights, others kick as FG moves to generate power from coal
Nigeria: Tackling Herdsmen/Farmers' Clashes
Special report… Beyond conflicts, Benue losing food basket status amid climate change ...
'Understanding that forests are buffer against climate change will help tackle deforestation'
Between Climate Change And Herdsmen Crisis
The world has gone in reverse: Guterres
Climate Change: Farmers-Herdsmen Conflict To Worsen By 2032
Nigeria: How to End Incessant Farmers, Herdsmen's Clashes - Falana
Nigerian Meteorological Agency, one year after
Giant Strides of Heritage Bank in Nigeria's Tourism Sector
Nigeria: Germany Provides US$27 Million to Address Energy, Climate Change Issues in Nigeria
Germany provides €22m to address energy, climate change issues in Nigeria
Climate Change: Nigerian Govt urged to outlaw importation of gasoline generators
Climate Change: Farmers-Herdsmen Conflict To Worsen By 2032
New Pentagon strategy looks to counter China, Russia
Calabar Carnival: Heritage Bank's partnerships making Nigeria tourism destination in Africa
NIMASA, Nigerian Gas Association advocate Green Environment
Jibril seeks support for low carbon, sustainable environment
Nigeria: Ex-NBA Chairman Seeks Ranching in Place of Colonies
Fulani herdsmen: Nigerians in UK protest incessant killings [VIDEO]
Benue killings: Nigerians in Diaspora protest in UK
Abuja: Green Spaces And The Moves To Combat Climate Change
Talking Trump's Diplomacy With Obama's Ambassador To The UN
Nigeria: Benue Killings - Nigerians in Diaspora Protest in UK
NiMet repositions training school for efficiency – Mashi
'Nigeria's Green Bond oversubscribed in the stock market'
NiMet repositions training school for efficiency – Sani Mashi
FISH programme not abandoned – Head of Service
Buhari leaves Nigeria Friday
Nigeria: Group Says Obasanjo's Letter to Buhari Not in Nigeria's Interest
Nigeria: FG inaugurates 14-member Committee to tackle water challenges
UN opens portal to monitor Paris Climate Change Agreement
UN opens portal to monitor Paris Climate Change Agreement
Nigeria inaugurates committee on water master plan
Nigeria: FG inaugurates committee on Water Resources Management
Buhari To Unveil Anti-Corruption Logo At 30th AU Summit
Buhari at AU: Terrorism Financing must be curbed
Block payment of ransom to terrorist groups, President Buhari tells African leaders
Climate change: Experts advise surveyors on roles
Report warns against impending flooding globally
UN-REDD trains communities, seeks forest protection
Nigeria: UN-Redd Trains Communities, Seeks Forest Protection
Nigeria plans gas flaring charge on IOCs
The legislative bungle that cost Nigeria billions
Climate Change: Expert Calls For Massive Awareness Campaign
'Nigeria needs globally-compliant criminal laws, procedures'
Surveyors seek shift in climate change battle
You Need To Read Trump's Answer To Piers Morgan's Question About Climate Change
Gas Flaring Law Error Cost Nigeria Billions of Dollars
Former Industry Minister tasks surveyors on Climate Change
Nigeria: Former Industry Minister Tasks Surveyors On Climate Change
Buhari Arrives Abuja After AU Summit
Oil companies not paying gas flaring penalties — Adeosun
FG Appoints Elegbeleye Nigeria's Chef de Mission to Winter Games
Ex-Minister Tasks Government, Land Surveyors On Climate Change
'My fears for Nigeria'
Nigeria: Oil Companies Not Paying Gas Flaring Penalties - Adeosun
Climate doom: Rising seas, submerged hotels, thousands jobless
Female politicians fear women being sidelined in Nigeria's 2019 elections
Kenya Unveils Ethanol Stoves To Help Mitigate Carbon Emissions
Ecologist calls for low carbon society
Dry Season Vegetable Farming Business
Nigeria: Alarm for Chibok Girls As Nigeria Targets Boko Haram Hideout
Climate change and its effects on present-day Nigeria
Nigeria's biggest oil importer resumes search for crude
Gas flaring: Why Nigeria can't collect 'fine' from IOCs -Adeosun
SOLAR REVOLUTION: We are investing $56m on Ogun school project to supply electricity to 10 ...
Gas flaring: Why Nigeria can't collect 'fine' from IOCs -Adeosun
Kebbi governor links clashes to climate change
Atiku reveals causes of herdsmen, farmers' clashes
Kebbi State Gov. says climate change responsible for farmers herdsmen crisis
Gov Bagudu blames farmers, herdsmen clashes on climate change
Nigerian Pension Funds Diversify into Sukuk, Green Bonds
Nigeria grapples with mob justice in farmer-herder clashes
Nigeria grapples with mob justice in farmer-herder clashes
Nigeria: Climate Change - Should You Be Worried?
Creating a flood resilient city: Moving from disaster response to disaster resilience in Ibadan
Boko Haram: Abubakar Shekau's trainees are planning more attacks – Ahmad Salkida
Ogun warns against cattle rearing in forest reserves
Ogun Warns Against Grazing In Forest Reserves
African farming production is dangerously decreasing due to climate change.
Reps begin probe of CBN over alleged $5 billion under remittance
UAE Unveils Humanitarian Aid Databank at World Government Summit
The sun could be unusually cool by 2050 – Study
Climate Change: Absence of Law Scares Investors- Hon. Onuigbo
Lawmaker urges Buhari to assent climate change bill
Group Moves to Reduce Hunger, Poverty among Rural Dwellers
NEWMAP, Enugu government launch fresh campaign against erosion
Nigeria: Govt Tasked On Inclusion of Private Sector in Climate Interventions
Nigeria Is 26 Years Behind Town Planning Realities – Adedire
Climate change and Fulani herdsmen-farmers' clashes
Insecurity: Lawmaker Seeks Quick Assent to Climate Change Bill
IFAD calls for increased focus on poorest rural areas
French School to Assist Young Researchers on Climate Change
UNESCO addressing importance of Lake Chad
Water challenges: FG seeks solutions to climate change in Nigeria
It's time for the EU to adapt its conflict prevention policy to climate change
'Prepare for frequent flood'
Wheat farmers count losses in Kaduna
France to Fund Nigerian Researchers on Climate Change
FRSC unveils 10-year road safety vision
Omatseye advises reporters on blue economy
Lake Chad: 7 Million People Struggling With Food Insecurity – Report
Nigeria: Lake Chad - 7 Million People Struggling With Food Insecurity - Report
UN warns of rising food insecurity across Africa
Global warming menaces several African cities
Farmers/herdsmen clash as a result of climate change
Centre blames farmers/herders clash on climate change
NGO trains students on environmental sustainability
Health implications of current heat waves
Climate Change: World Bank pushes for smart technologies
4 Nigerian Journalists Win ICFJ/UN Prizes For Outstanding Reports
Nigeria: 4 Nigerian Journalists Win ICFJ/UN Prizes for Outstanding Reports
Insurgency, climate change challenges to Lake Chad Basin development
How Ireland tackled herdsmen/farmers' crisis – Ambassador
Ripples Nigeria begins 2018 on a high note, wins international award
Herdsmen-Farmers Crisis: A Fallout Of Climate Change By David Emoche
Nigeria Calls For Collaborative Efforts With Private Sector On Food Security
Nigeria: Climate Change Hits Kaduna Irrigation Farming As Dams, Ponds, Streams Dry Up
Why Lake Chad requires urgent attention
British High Commission, LUFASI Urge Nigerians To Embrace Environmental Erie Belt Policies
Nigeria: Why Lake Chad Requires Urgent Attention
SDGs: Stakeholders tasked on partnership to enhance development
Herders-farmers conflicts: The climate change connection
NLC mobilises 6m Nigeria workers ahead of 2019 general elections
Ekweremadu reveals real cause of Boko Haram, herdsmen attacks
Carbon emmision posses new threat— Report
Lake Chad project: UNESCO to train 300 experts in techniques of water resources management
'Save Lake Chad' meeting opens in Nigeria
Save Lake Chad' meeting opens in Nigeria
'Save Lake Chad' meeting opens in Nigeria
NNPC, Kogi Sign Mou To Produce 84m Litres Of Bio-Fuel
Commission Urges AU To Take Ownership Of Lake Chad Project
NNPC, Kogi sign MoU to produce 84 million litres of bio-fuel, to create 2 million jobs
Nigeria: On the front line of climate change and conflict
'Nigeria's crop output below average'
Renewable Energy Will Prevent Environmental Degradation – Saraki
African Union urged to take ownership of Lake Chad project
AU urged to take ownership of Lake Chad project
How Nigeria Can Develop Rice Varieties As Response To Large Methane Emission
Nigeria: Kogi, NNPC Sign MOU On Biofuels
NNPC, Kogi sign MoU to produce 84m litres of bio-fuel
Commission cries out over plight of Lake Chad
Climate Change: Mabogunje Calls For Proactive Measures To Mitigate Effect In Nigeria
Nigeria needs urgent waste audit – Environmentalist
Nigeria leads Africa in implementing sustainable finance reforms – Report
Renewable Energy Will Prevent Environmental Degradation – Saraki
Morocco Takes Part in Lake Chad Conference in Nigeria
Kenyans to battle severe climate change effects
LETTERS: Teaching climate change in schools right step
Policy experts, others seek action on Nigerian centennial history
'Nigeria needs policies to drive renewable energy'
Kogi State to create 84 litres from new biofuel refinery
USAID/Power Africa REEEP Initiative Ends Activities In Nigeria
Nigeria: Kogi State to Create 84 Litres From New Biofuel Refinery
NNPC, KOGI To Produce 84 Million Litres Of Bio-Fuel
Climate change: Farmers advised against early planting
Kenyans to Battle Severe Climate Change Effects
“Freakishly Warm” Arctic Weather Has Scientists Reconsidering Worst-Case Scenarios on Climate ...
Africa's takeaway from the World Economic Forum
Obiano to tackle Onitsha flood with climate change fund
Africa's Takeaway From The World Economic Forum By Adele Adeniji
The real victims of the Benue Massacre III: “We have not seen his corpse since then”
Who stole harmattan?
Nigeria: Climate Change Behind Herdsmen Strife - Governor Bagudu
Farmers/Herders Clashes not Tribal – Gov. Bagudu
Atiku reveals why Fulani herdsmen are violent
Nigeria: Centre to Launch 'Handhelp' APP Against Kidnapping
Africa's top five environmental blogs
Nigeria commended on efforts in reducing emission from deforestation
Weekly Economic Index: Nigeria is the only OPEC member that still imports petrol .
Farmers/Herders Clashes Not Tribal – Bagudu
Farmers/Herders Clashes Not Tribal – Gov Bagudu
Expert proffers solution to drying Lake Chad
Africa's top five environmental blogs
Ecologist urges govt. to educate Nigerians against carbon
Meet the Woman Making it Easier to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
Soil Scientists To Honour FUNAAB VC
Don't drill boreholes near graves, ecologist warns
BBNaija 2018 : Cee-C, Alex 'fight' [VIDEO]
Nigeria Develops National Forest Emission Reduction Level
Soil scientists to honour FUNAAB VC
Don proffers solution on saving Lake Chad
In Nigeria's diverse Middle Belt, a drying landscape deepens violent divides
1000 Swimmers Prepare For Rivers Water Festival
Lassa, an Ebola-like fever, exploded in Nigeria. Blame rats and climate change?
TOO HOT TO HANDLE:When 'experts' refuse to talk
NEPAD: Climate change impedes agricultural yields
Climate change impedes agricultural yields – NEPAD
Climate change impeding agricultural yield – NEPAD
Experts flay federal government's non-enforcement of environmental laws
Experts flay federal govt's non-enforcement of environmental laws
Australian scientists join international coalition to combat climate change
Macron pledges 700 million euros for new solar projects
Commonwealth scientists join forces to combat climate change
Deploy science on climate change; NAS tasks Commonwealth Heads of States
Science Academy pledges to help Nigeria on global warming
NAS tasks Commonwealth Academies of Science on climate change
Irregular migration: Germany pledges to assist Nigeria
Climate Change: Kebbi to restore water flow to Argungu fishing festival river
NiMet forecasts normal onset, cessation of rainfall in 2018
Minister urge stakeholders to heed NiMet's 2018 predictions
Buhari to inaugurate National Food Security Council
ECOWAS, CORAF Collaborate To Improve Rice Production
Minister urge stakeholders to heed NiMet's 2018 predictions
Enforcing climate change adaptation, mitigation – Experts' views
Expect Normal Rainfall in 2018, NiMet Tells Nigerians
NIMET Predicts Normal Rainfall For Nigeria In 2018
Science mourns as Stephen Hawking dies at 76
Don Advocate Paradigm Shift From Traditional Soil, Water Management
World Wildlife Day 2018: US Embassy Hosts Event In Abuja
Nigeria, Kenya inch closer to interest rate cuts –Report
Stock market extends decline by 1.5%
7 states to benefit from IFAD's N8bn Fund
The Fuss about biotechnology: Why?
Natural disasters cost agriculture sector $96bn – FAO
AfDB to support Nigeria's power sector recovery program
Electricity: AfDB to spend $711m in Nigeria
Nigeria under the spotlight as world tackles global warming
UN warns water quality, supply is declining
Nigeria: Cotton Farmers Accuse China Over Collapse of Textile Industries
#BellaNaijaMCM: Julius Adewopo is helping Governments & Organisations make Research-based ...
Environmentalists support FG's proposed policy on lower sulphur
World needs 'greener' water policies as demand rises: UN
Climate change: 140 million people to migrate within Nigeria, others – World Bank alerts
India Most Vulnerable Country To Climate Change – HSBC Report
Warming climate will displace millions in coming decades: World Bank
Climate Change Will Trigger 140m Migrants By 2050 – World Bank
Nigeria is a very unhappy country — but it's not because of poverty
As planet expands, water quality, supply is declining – UN warns
Climate Bonds Initiative and FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange Partner with FSD Africa Cooperation ...
Experts Stress Need For Global Action On Environment Preservation
Ooni, Senate whip, others back Awokoya Foundation
Chude Jideonwo: Nigeria is a very Unhappy Country, but not because of Poverty
Climate change: World Bank reveals 143 million people will migrate internally
Nigeria needs GMO seeds to feed growing population, says nation's top scientist
On Buhari's Food Security Council
Awokoya Foundation awards scholarships to seven varsity students
Minister blames water shortage on population growth, climate change
Nigeria faces continuous decline in access to healthy water supply
Welcome to eco@africa
African Experts to create strategies to accelerate global climate action
Population growth, climate change responsible for water shortage – FG
Population explosion, climate change causing water crisis – FG
World's Carbon Emissions Grow To New Record
Water scarcity: UN raises awareness
Population explosion, climate change causing water crisis – FG
Only 57% Of Nigerians Have Access To Potable Water - Minister
NGO Sues For Afforestation
Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline: Not in Our Interest
Nigerians urged to embrace tree planting
FG blames water shortage on population growth, climate change
On Climate Change, Why We Must Stay Below 1.5 By Oyinkansade Fabikun
2017, warmest year without El Nino – NiMet
Water week climaxes with multi-celebrations
195 Nigerians In Moroccan Prisons For Drug Crimes — Envoy
2017, warmest year without El Nino – NiMet
NGO Moves To Tackle Environmental Pollution In Niger Delta
NGO Moves To Tackle Environmental Pollution In Niger Delta
Nigeria has been turbulent under me
Last 3-yrs has been turbulent for Nigeria, Buhari laments
FG Loses N1bn For Ignoring Meteorological Warning
Buhari Inaugurates National Food Security Council, Promises to Halt Smuggling, Dumping
ASUU blames government for herders, farmers clashes
Nigeria: Govt Loses N1 Bn for Ignoring Meteorological Warning
Climate change: 'Lagosians shouldn't burn refuse'
Nigeria Intensifies Moves To Recover Looted Fund
Restoring The Lost Glory Of Lake Chad
China meets 2020 carbon intensity target ahead of schedule
Masterweb Reports
40 NGOs want $20bn Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline project cancelled
Foundation Celebrates First Class Graduates, Awards Postgraduate Scholarship
Nigeria and the impending energy revolution
Nigeria's Annual Forest Loss Highest Globally – Report
Agriculture sector lauded for pulling Nigeria out of recession
Agriculture pulled Nigeria out of recession – Envoys
Shodex Gardens chief holds colloquium, street cleaning
Ensuring a cleaner, safer maritime environment
Don calls for massive climate change education for Nigerians
Agriculture pulled Nigeria out of recession – Envoys
Climate change 'moving faster' than human beings – UN chief
Climate Chaos To Continue In 2018, UN Chief Warns
Majekodunmi's group urges forest protection to halt climate change
UK body, firms in deal to deepen Nigerian green bonds
The Sahara Is Expanding, And Human-Caused Climate Change Is Partially to Blame
Poverty In Nigeria: Don Advocates Enhancement Of Peasant Farmers' Production Capacities
Boosting the nation's food security
Don Advocates Enhancement Of Production Capacities Of Peasant Farmers
Nigeria joins regional race on green bonds
Management of Niger Basin Authority expresses concern over shrinking River Niger
Farmers/herdsmen clash: Dwindling resources, climate change, root causes – group
World Bank sets new environmental framework for investments in Nigeria
Coastal communities may experience crisis soon – Expert
'130m inhabitants of Niger Basin may lose means of livelihood'
Niger Basin: Pay your contributions, FG tells member countries
World Bank sets new criteria for investments in Nigeria
Nigeria Tinkers with Flare Reduction Incentives
World Bank approves new rules for projects financing in Nigeria
Climate change threatens maize output
Group Celebrates World Water And World Theatre Days In Port-Harcourt, Nigeria
Nigeria: El-Rufai Inaugurates Solar Power Academy, Assembly Plant In Kaduna
Climate change threatens livelihoods of 130m Niger Basin inhabitants
Basin Authority raises alarm over shrinking River Niger
Niger Basin Authority: Nigeria Charges Members for Stronger Commitment
Nigerian Govt raises alarm over continuous shrinking of Goronyo Dam
World Bank sets new criteria for investments in Nigeria
Goronyo, second largest earth dam in North, is shrinking
Nairobi meet to explore Africa climate change technologies
FG raises alarm over shrinking of Goronyo Dam
Report: More People are at Risk of Hunger Because of Conflict and Climate Change
Nigerian Gov't Raises Alarm Over Continuous Shrinking Of Goronyo Dam
Herdsmen attacks, climate change may threaten Nigeria's food security soon– Farmer
Herdsmen attacks, climate change may threaten Nigeria's food security – Farmer
NBA launches $300m AfDB fund for Niger Basin
Climate change, herdsmen attacks may threaten Nigeria's food security - Ogbonna
Herdsmen attacks, climate change may threaten Nigeria's food security soon – Farmer
How food security is being threatened in Nigeria
NBA agrees to invest $9b on Niger Basin
NEMA alerts on Meningitis outbreak in FCT, others
Niger Basin Authority to invest $9.33bn in the region – FG
Plant More Trees, Save The Earth​
Kachukwu to Speak at Brandzone's 'Light Up Nigeria Energy Conference'
Climate Change: New Zealand urges IMO member states to work in line with Paris Agreement
Climate Change: UN says Africa is embracing technology
Nigeria, others supported to mitigate effect of climate change
Climate change: African Forest Forum calls for sustainable forest management
Ambassador Itegboje: Nigeria making tremendous effort to eradicate water scarcity
UN chief cautions against isolationism, protectionism
Obudu Conservation Centre CEO calls for sustainable environmental practices in Nigeria
Nigeria's Population Predicament, By Chris Ngwodo
It added, “Under the climate diplomacy capacity development programme, we provided support to the government aimed at enhancing Nigeria's presence and influence on international negotiations within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) for successful ...
Climate change maps usually fall into one of two categories: maps that show changes in precipitation, and maps that show changes in temperature. Unfortunately, focusing on one of these factors only tells half of the story. For example, a map of global temperature increase would show a warming Arctic, ...
In her lecture titled: “Consequences of Climate Change in Nigeria: Strategies for Mitigation and Adaptation”, Professor Kehinde Olayinka of the department of Chemistry, University of Lagos, said there was need to adopt renewable and nuclear energies to tackle climate change in the country.
The colloquium, themed 'Greening: A Major Solution to Climate Change', was attended by students from secondary and tertiary institutions from Lagos and Ogun states; staff of the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK), members of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation, Nigeria Society ...
Enemo Amaechi, Chief Legal Officer, Office of the APR-IMO, Nigeria High Commission: 'Climate change is already having an impact on Nigeria. Greenhouse gas emissions are a real threat. A 50% cut [in shipping sector CO2 emissions] by 2050 is ok. We know it will not be easy for us, in terms of the ...
Climate change experts on Friday called on African governments to put in place carbon pricing regulation to earn taxes from greenhouse gas emissions. El-Hadji Diagne, Lead Negotiator for Climate Change Markets, said in Nairobi that carbon pricing is an opportunity that the continent could not afford ...
“In 2011, UNEP report on the assessment of Ogoni land, that Shell is guilty of polluting community lands, community waters, and gassing communities through gas flaring which is a major contributor to climate change. Shell Company operating in Nigeria has continued to flare gas in contravention of a ...
... study co-authored by scientists from the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) East Africa Regional Program examines anomalies in seasonal rainfall and drought characteristics in two agro-climatic zones—Rainforest and Guinea savanna—in Nigeria.
Limited financial resources and lack of knowledge on how to design and implement effective adaptation measures make it difficult for farmers to cope with the impacts of climate change. Efforts should be made to develop crop varieties that can cope with the current conditions of climate change in Nigeria ...
He attributed the carefree attitude of past leaders to the development of forestry and efficient and effective forest management as the cause of the challenges posed by the climate change in Nigeria and Africa, stressing that it is high time we rose to the challenge and developed a modality that will ...
Also, Heritage Bank has partnered with Seagull Band, one of the five bands that participated in the 2017 edition of the Calabar Festival with the theme migration and climate change. The statement said the theme of the carnival this year is migration and climate change and heritage has to do with green, ...
Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has advocated overhauling of forest management to save Nigeria and Africa from imminent climate change. He said the existence of the black race lied in protecting and maintaining the natural rain forests. Aregbesola, who spoke at the African Forest Forum, ...
This was even as the delegates from 19 African countries at the African Forest Forum, a regional West and Central African workshop hosted by the Osun State University and held in Osogbo, Osun State, advocated tree planting to save the continent from the possible negative effect of climate change.
Aregbesola advocates tree planting to address climate change challenges – Vanguard. Posted on Apr 16, 2018 ... OSOGBO—GOVERNOR Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has called for overhauling of forest management to save Nigeria and Africa from imminent climate change. Aregbesola. He said the ...
On education and climate change, she declared: “Good grounding in education is good. It is important to equip young people for today's world. It is also a good bastion and defence against modern slavery. The issue of the environment and climate change is very important, because of its impact on many ...
But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. “I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
NDCs reflect Nigeria's commitment to the Conference of the Parties (COPs) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in reducing the impact of climate change. The minister stated this at the 10th Africa Carbon Forum (ACF) in Nairobi Kenyarecently, where he ...
The President noted that the affected companies had stood with Nigeria through thick and thin, adding that the companies remained in Nigeria even ... On Climate change and environmental issues which came up for discussion at the meeting, Adesina said President Buhari brought up the necessity of ...
Writing about the meeting on his Facebook, the president's Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina, said issues including the 2019 elections, climate change, agriculture, and the relationship between Nigeria and the UK were discussed. Speaking on the 2019 elections, Buhari told May that ...
“We campaigned on three major issues, to secure the country, revivea the economy and fight corruption,” the President said, adding that Nigeria and ... Climate change and environmental issues also came up for discussion, and President Buhari brought up the necessity of inter-basin water transfer from ...
Science, which is evidence-based, has been used in most developed countries to advance food production through the improvement of yield per hectare and reduction in use of chemicals and pesticides and addressing the issue of climate change. This year's March for Science attracted farmers, ...
President Buhari briefed Prime Minister May on the strides in agriculture, which he said has put Nigeria firmly on the road to food self-sufficiency as he told his host that Nigeria was making significant investment in education. Climate change and environmental issues also came up for discussion, and ...
... that Britain would continue to give Nigeria needed assistance. The Prime Minister said the Buhari administration has “been making good progress on the economy,” and urged it to maintain the focus, despite approaching elections, and increase in political activities. On education and climate change, ...
The issue of the environment and climate change is very important, because of its impact on many countries in the Commonwealth. Stability at home is important, to curb illegal migration." Prime Minister May, who commended Buhari for working to improve trade and business for Nigeria, noted that it was ...
“Just like other scientists across the world, Nigerian scientists have developed various scientific tools that can help in the area of food security, combating climate change which the public have not been fully aware of. This march for science therefore, has provided yet another opportunity for science ...
“The issue of the environment and climate change is very important, because of its impact on many countries in the Commonwealth. Stability at home is important, to curb illegal migration.” May, who commended Buhari for the much he had been doing on improving trade and business for Nigeria, noted ...
"But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. "I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
According to the statement, the talks between both leaders focused on climate change and environmental issues, during which Buhari brought up the necessity for inter-basin water transfer from the Congo Basin to Lake Chad, which he said had receded. He said: "Lake Chad is now about 10 per cent of ...
Recalling that Nigeria and Britain have a long history of cooperation on several fronts, President Buhari stated: “People ought to know how they ... Climate change and environmental issues also came up for discussion, and President Buhari brought up the necessity of inter-basin water transfer from ...
“But if there is inter-basin water transfer, about 40 million people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Chad, and other countries stand to benefit. “I made the case during the Climate Change Summit in France. If Lake Chad is recharged, it will reduce the number of youths coming to Europe to increase social ...
“They agreed on the importance of tackling climate change, and of fighting the scourge of modern slavery and discussed Salisbury and Syria, agreeing on the vital importance of upholding international norms against the use of chemical weapons,” the statement obtained by Business Post on Tuesday ...
He listed the hubs that government was working with to include the Civic Hub in Abuja; the North East Hub, which focuses on the use of technology and innovation to tackle the humanitarian challenges in North East Nigeria; and the Climate Change Hub, in collaboration with the Lagos Business School.
She added: “The issue of the environment and climate change is very important, because of its impact on many countries in the Commonwealth. Stability at home is important, to curb illegal migration.” Furthermore, she commended Buhari, whom she said had done much to improve trade and business in ...
The Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) is a key player in the Nigeria oil and gas industry. It pioneered Nigeria's deep-water oil and gas production at the Bonga field, a project that increased Nigeria's oil capacity by over 10 per cent when output began in 2005.At full output ...
Although former President Goodluck Jonathan twice declined assent to a similar bill in 2011 and 2015, ADEBIYI ADEDAPO in this report speculates that President Muhammadu Buhari may sign the Climate Change bill into law. In 2007, experts warned that Nigeria could lose up to one third of its entire ...
Nigeria's next general elections holds on February, 2019 and according to tradingeconomics.com, the country's external debt increased to $18913.44 ... These challenges, he said, include climate change, infectious diseases, cyber security, corporate taxation and control of corruption, among others.
Abuja — The future of oil and gas across the world is coming under intense pressure following reports by Shell, which plans to empty reserves by over 80 per cent in the next 12 years. The report, hinged on the implications of climate change, came at a time when energy experts were insisting that unless ...
Thanks to man-made activities, global warming and natural disasters, these places are on the brink of being wiped off. Published: 26 minutes ago; Omotolani Odumade. Print; eMail · 5 places to see in Nigeria before they disappear play. 5 places to see in Nigeria before they disappear. (Historium) ...
He said that subsidy on agriculture by governments should target farming activities that could stern the effects of global warming. ... “Nigeria will be food and nutritionally secure if government will promote a guaranteed market to farmers, and the activities of middlemen be removed from marketing of ...
SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, (THEWILL) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that Nigerian economy will grow from 0.8 per cent in 2017 to 2.1 ... The IMF encouraged each national government to advance growth by resolving issues of climate change, infectious diseases, cyber-security, ...
Taking into account that the world population is growing by the minute, and the effects of global warming can already be seen by the naked eye, it is no wonder that food security suffers from instability. However, the situation can be remedied by implementing new policies and strategies concerning land ...
“Growth is not yet inclusive and remains elusive. There are downside risks about disruptions to trade and investment. Global and regional markets have been considerably rattled by the risks of trade wars. Concerns over climate change are unabated and are increasing. There are tasks and duties on all ...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned Nigeria and other oil-dependent countries of a possible crash of the prices of crude oil in the near future. ... The IMF encouraged each national government to advance growth by resolving issues of climate change, infectious diseases, cyber-security, ...
... climate change would remain inevitable. While oil majors are already cutting back on exploration activities in Nigeria, the decision by Shell indicated that keeping large part of oil and gas reserves in the ground would be risky. The Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) is a key ...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that Nigerian economy will grow from 0.8 percent in 2017 to 2.1 percent by the end 2018, while warning of ... The IMF encouraged each national government to advance growth by resolving issues of climate change, infectious diseases, cyber-security, ...
He also advised that efforts must be put in place to reduce effects of climate change by supporting activities that were capable of militating against climate change for food security, industrial growth and survival of the nation's economy. Ogunbodede, while speaking further, said Nigeria will be food and ...
EThekwini Municipality head of communications Tozi Mthethwa told The Daily Vox that the municipality is aware of the erosion of sand problem facing the coastline. “Sand capacity on our beaches has been affected by the recent inclement weather changes associated with climate change, coupled with ...
Climate experts believe that human-induced global deforestation is responsible for between 18 and 25 percent of global climate change. The United ... In Nigeria, we don't anticipate or prepare for problem or disaster, but wait for problem before taking action despite our poor infrastructural development.
UNIFEMGA urges Nigerians to invest in food production ... With a growing population of 193 million people, the Obafemi Awolowo University Muslim Graduates Association (UNIFEMGA), has urged Nigerians, particularly ... Starting from securing land, clearing of land, climate change and market entry.
The President, Global Legislators Organisation for a Balanced Environment, Nigerian Chapter, Senator Bukar Ibrahim, said ecosystem degradation and ... and Climate Change, said over-extraction of forest and mineral resources was a common problem for African countries and most visibly, Nigeria.
I commend my brother Sola Adekoya whom we all call Shodex for appreciating the challenges being faced in Nigeria and across the world over the climate change and other environmental problems. Unlike others who would have rolled out the drums, Shodex chose to be modest by using his birthday ...
Black EnterpriseAfrica's First Female President Wins $5 Million Leadership PrizeBlack EnterpriseLiberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf meeting with former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in Washington D.C. on January 15, 2013. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has been awarded Africa's most ...
In order to curb the effect of Climate Change in Nigeria, the federal government has organised the 8th Regional Training Workshop on the 'Effects of Climate Change on Water Resources Management According to Senior Information, Officer in the Ministry of Water Resources, Fatimah Yusuf, said similar ...
A statement released by the African Risk Capacity (ARC) said Moghalu would be leading efforts to ensure that its work in responding to the challenges of climate change and natural disaster risk management is strategically communicated to the member states and the international community in a way ...
The proposed legal action has received the backing of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN). The Executive Director of ERA/FoEN, Godwin Ojo disclosed this at a media briefing on 'Litigation as Advocacy' with the theme 'climatechange: Court Case against Shell' held ...
Ryder who disclosed this in his address to the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank held at the United States of America, called for a focus on decent work to confront the challenges of demography, technology, and climate change, disclosing that global unemployment ...
Greenland votes Tuesday in a local parliament election, with full independence a key issue for the self-ruled Danish territory threatened by global warming and struggling with youth suicides and sex abuse among its indigenous people. Rich in unexploited natural resources, Greenland gained autonomy ...
The escalation of pastoral conflicts in recent years has been triggered by the effects of climate change in Nigeria's north, with lower rainfall and increased desertification of grazing land forcing herdsmen to look farther south to farmlands in a region often described as Nigeria's food basket. Farmers who ...
READ: Nigerian Govt. moves to adopt domestic policies, legislation to fight cyber-crime. The event aims to ... Quansah noted that buildings are a significant contributor of green house gas emissions and hence green buildings could play an important role in fighting climate change. He added that the IFC ...
climate change The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) and Commonwealth Academies of Science have called on the Commonwealth Heads of ... The call is part of a Consensus Statement on Climate Change, launched recently by national academies and societies of science from around the ...
The private sector arm of the World Bank Group on Tuesday said that it will assist African nations to embrace green buildings in order to combat climate change. Dennis Odenyi Quansah, Consultant for Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies Africa Implementation, at the International Finance ...
The commissioner said that the annual event had been a flagship campaign for raising global awareness of emerging environmental issues such as climate change, marine pollution, global warming and wildlife depletion, among others. Durosinmi-Etti said that the Earth was a magnificent space with ...
The fishing industry, which accounts for 90 percent of Greenland's exports, is temporarily benefiting from climate change as the rising temperatures bring new species to fish, though that is likely to change over ... This post was syndicated from The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News.
Its National Network Coordinator, Mrs. Bridget Osakwe, said this at the launch of its report titled: impact of investments in agriculture and climate change adaptation on small scale farmers in Nigeria,' in Abuja on Wednesday. The report, which covered 2010-2015 and was conducted in Adamawa and ...
Debilitating climate change could make Nigeria's economic productivity to decrease by 11 percent in two years, two new reports have revealed. ... of Investments in Agriculture and Climate Change Adaptation on Small Scale Farmers in Nigeria' were formally presented on Wednesday at a one-day ...
But the question is what impact have all these huge funds had on efforts to reduce or stop malaria in Nigeria? The world health Organisation, who, says due to climate change, the number of malaria cases are on the rise, malaria is fighting back as mosquito and its parasite seems to have developed ...
He said it had been a flagship campaign for raising awareness on emerging environmental issues such as climate change, marine pollution, global warming, and wildlife crime, among others. The Commissioner, who said the earth was a magnificent space with incredibly complex and vibrant ecosystem, ...
Its National Network Coordinator, Mrs. Bridget Osakwe, spoke at the launch of its report titled: Impact of investments in agriculture and climate change adaptation on small scale farmers in Nigeria,' in Abuja on Wednesday. The report, which covered 2010-2015 and was conducted in Adamawa and Kebbi ...
Debilitating climate change could make Nigeria's economic productivity to decrease by 11 percent in two years, two new reports have revealed. The reports 'Fine Words do not Produce Food' and 'Impact of Investments in Agriculture and Climate Change Adaptation on Small Scale Farmers in Nigeria' ...
He declared that France would not pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, warned against imposing trade tariffs on allies and stressed that global action on climate change is vital because there is no “Planet B.” “The United States is the one who invented this multilateralism. You're the ones now who have to ...
The two reports—“Fine Words do not Produce Food” and “Impact of Investments in Agriculture and Climate Change Adaptation on Small Scale Farmers in Nigeria” have been prepared by non-profits, West Africa Network for Peace-building Nigeria (WANEP-Nigeria), and Oxfam Nigeria respectively.
A joint World Bank/FAO Appraisal Mission to the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Project (NEWMAP) for Additional Financing (AF) is currently ... (IDA) concessional loan, blended with Global Environment Facility (GEF) Trust Fund, and Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) grants totalling $8,59M.
One major difference between the western world and Africa is that the west possesses the resources and adaptation strategy to deal with the challenge while Africans and Nigeria in particular do not. It has been established that depletion of natural habitat due to climate change is a major cause of ...
In Nigeria, climate change is causing increasing temperatures leading to encroaching desertification, rising sea levels leading to coastal degradation, variability in weather patterns to stresses in the agricultural and livestock sector resulting in volatile food prices. How do we tackle these issues and ...
Russia has launched the world's first floating nuclear power plant, the 70-megawatt Academik Lomonosov, on the Baltic Sea. Starting from St. Petersberg, it will be towed around Norway to a Russian town called Murmansk to take on nuclear fuel. From there, it will head to the Arctic to power the ...
Trump was also bullish on “opening Nigeria to trade,” particularly allowing US agricultural produce into Nigeria—a stance that's at odds with Buhari's ... And despite noting the negative effects of climate change on Nigeria in an op-ed for Newsweek published earlier in the day, Buhari also did not mention ...
Maxwell Gidado has stated that to achieve an enduring prosperity, Nigeria has to restructure and embrace true federalism. ... countries are making frantic efforts to invent battery powered vehicles as a measure against climate change in the near future, “meaning they will no longer need our crude oil”.
The role of water crises in conflicts in places like Syria, Nigeria and Iran often feature in media and policy outlets. Many believe that climate change could spark future conflicts. But research shows that most conflicts are driven by factors other than the effects of climate change. Some research suggests ...
In Nigeria, yield per hectare is significantly lower, in comparison with those of other developing countries. This is mainly on account of the low uptake of innovation, both for enhancement of productivity, response to climate change, and value addition beyond the farm gate. If Nigerian smallholders do ...
... herdsmen, whether fellow citizens or foreigners, Nigerians should be paying attention to measures to tackle the root cause of the predation and changed pattern of interactions. At the root of the crisis between farmers and pastoralists is the search for arable land following the effects of climate change.
As a result, the Federal Ministry of Environment put together the Renewable Energy Master Plan for Nigeria, initiated to fulfill its obligation as part of the African strategy on emission reduction and to address the challenges of moving towards clean, reliable, secure and competitive energy supply.
The Nigerian leader said climate change, amplified by rapidly growing population, was another challenge his administration was facing head-on. “We are working hard to resolve these challenges – through improved law enforcement, peace- building efforts and necessary reforms in the management of ...
Biodiversity Is Important: Biodiversity refers to the variety of plants, animals, and other living things in our world. it can be negatively influenced by habitat loss and degradation due to human activity, climate change, and pollution, among other things. Earth Is Our Home: It's where we live, so we better take ...
According to industry experts, climate change, the rise of renewable energies and the prospect of peak oil demand are already knocking dents into the long-term investment outlook for the oil sector, as prospect of a widespread retreat from funding by multilateral lenders and investment from sovereign ...
Ore Koren, International Security Fellow; Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Dartmouth College. The role of water crises in conflicts in places like Syria, Nigeria and Iran often feature in media and policy outlets. Many believe that climate change could spark future conflicts. But research ...
Earth Is Warming: For the sake of our children and our future, we must do more to combat climate change. Yes, it's true that no single event makes a trend. Now it not possible to ignore that. Your Great-Great & Great-Great-Great Grandchildren Will Appreciate It: But there must be the look ahead, there ...
It is unfortunate that since Nigeria signed onto the climate change treaty in Paris, in 2016, nothing significant has happened. That is usually the case; year in year out discussions take place at both national and international level and agreements are reached and signed. But the real actions thereafter are ...
The role of water crises in conflicts in places like Syria, Nigeria and Iran often feature in media and policy outlets. Many believe that climate change ...
He also listed some other factors affecting Nigeria and other African countries production target to include the Paris climate change accords & effects, ...
And while there were 67 clashes between farmers and herdsmen in Nigeria between 2007 and 2011, there were 716 clashes between 2012 and 2018 . ... Climate change Terrorism Nigeria Mali Beef natural resources Sahara Boko Haram Ghana African agriculture Senegal Sahel Ivory Coast Niger ...
Meanwhile, an international study by Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Programme on climate change, Agriculture and Food Security said prolonged dry spells have become much more common in recent years, leading to crop and livestock losses in Nigeria. The study ...
I think one of the things that will come out from this training is the need for cooperation among the different agencies. There are so many agencies involved. We have those in charge of the national parks, environment and climate change ministries, Nigeria Immigration, Nigeria Customs Service, Police, ...
On other activities of the Ministry, the Commissioner said in response to challenges posed by climate change and global warming with attendant rise in ocean level resulting in coastal erosion, the State Government embarked on holistic measures to protect coastal communities, saying it was gratifying to ...
In view of this reality, I am advocating $2trn annually from the richest countries to Africa for Climate Change mitigation and adaptation. All previous cries for “Reparations for the Atlantic Slave” – given vim in the 1990s by Nigerian dollar-billionaire, presidential candidate, M.K.0. Abiola and “Marshall Plan ...
They are Delta State Environmental Protection Agency (DELSEPA), Delta State Waste Management (DSWMB) and Nigeria Erosion and Watershed ... He also disclosed that Delta State participated at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change held in Paris, France December 2015 ...
“The reality is that people expect the world to be the way it was, but it's not,” said Louise Comeau, a professor at the University of New Brunswick and member of a national panel on climate change adaptation. When the waters recede, the provincial and federal governments must frankly inform ...
The subsidiary of South Africa's banking group, RMB Nigeria, has raised its stake in ... a number of challenges including limited access to financing, climate change, ... “It has supported Nigeria's ERGP by providing Indorama Eleme ...
Managing Director of Tellco Europe Nigeria Dr Victor Fodeke said with ... the technology would help eliminate global warming and improve Nigerians' ...
In the Paris agreement, they called all countries to come up with what is called Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which talks about how each country intends to mitigate the effects of climate change. In Nigeria, our own contribution to reduce the effect is in agriculture and transportation.
Itegboje said the meeting was being convened at a time when the global community was facing unprecedented threats, geo-political tensions, social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism. “Nigeria has had her fair share of these crises when, amongst other vices. Boko Haram ...
Nigeria told the UN General Assembly in New York that the Boko Haram ... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
Boko Haram no longer holds any territory in Nigeria - Envoy tells UN ... Nigeria's ambassador to the UN, Samson Itegboje, has told the global body that Boko ... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
A Nigerian Youth Advocate impacting the world through climate actions (SDG13) ... The Convention on Climate Change sets an overall framework for ...
Nigeria has informed the UN General Assembly in New York that the Boko ... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
Nigeria's Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, ... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
Nigeria told the UN General Assembly in New York that the Boko Haram terrorists no longer held any territory in the country. ... convened at a time when the global community was facing unprecedented threats, geopolitical tensions, social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
Nigeria on Monday told the United Nations (UN) General Assembly in New York that the Boko Haram terrorists no longer held any territory in the country. Nigeria's Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Samson Itegboje, stated this while presenting Nigeria's message at the ...
President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. Receiving a Letter of Credence from Mr Robert Jan Petri, the Ambassador ...
”With the population growth in Nigeria and the drying up of the Lake Chad, we have to move faster and adapt to the impacts of climate change through ...
Itegboje said the meeting was being convened at a time when the global community was facing unprecedented threats, geo-political tensions, social dislocation, cyber-attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism. “Nigeria has had her fair share of these crises when, amongst other vices. Boko Haram ...
He said this became imperative to green the estate, reduce greenhouse gas and climate change impacts. “We want the contractors to plant trees with economic values so it will be beneficial to the residents and green the environment,” Zarma said. He noted that the housing project was mainly to reduce ...
The President told the Dutch Ambassador that following Nigeria's active participation in UN-organized Climate Change conferences in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the Nigerian government successfully hosted a high-level international conference on Lake Chad in February 2018. He noted that the high-level ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has again emphasised the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. He said Nigeria would continue to vigorously pursue the replenishment of the ...
... May 8, Buhari received Letters of Credence from ambassadors of Netherlands, Republic of Botswana and Lebanon to Nigeria, where he stressed the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building from the international community to mitigate the effects of climate change in the country.
An ecologist, Mr Habib Omotosho, has urged the Federal Government to intensify efforts to reduce the impact of climate change. Omotosho, the National Coordinator, Environmental Advancement Initiative, an NGO, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on ...
The president, who also sought the support of the international community in addressing effects of climate change, said Nigeria was working diligently ...
Receiving a Letter of Credence from Mr Robert Jan Petri, the Ambassador of Netherlands to Nigeria Tuesday, President Buhari said Nigeria would ...
Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity ...
President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the ...
The President told Petri that following Nigeria's active participation in UN-organized Climate Change conferences in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the Nigerian government successfully hosted a high-level international conference on Lake Chad in February 2018. He noted that the high-level conference ...
Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. The president, according to his spokesman, ...
Itegboje noted that the meeting was convened at a time the global community was facing threats, geopolitical tensions, social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism. He said: “Nigeria has had its share of crises when, among other vices, Boko Haram insurgents annexed 14 local ...
In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Femi Adesina, the President said: “With the population growth in Nigeria and the drying up of the Lake Chad, we have to move faster and adapt to the impacts of climate change through technological solutions.” The President told the Dutch ...
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on ...
“In the era of climate change, with instances of extreme or severe condition of climatic elements, the designers of homes, should be conscious of making ... Oba Rilwan Akiolu, chairman of the 17th Lagos Housing Fair stressed that except Nigerians want to deceive themselves, that the idea of a low cost ...
Only last year, Nigeria expressed high volume of flooding, as many of her cities including Benue, Nasarawa, Edo, Ibadan, Ogun and Lagos, among ... Released by UN Climate Change and prepared under the Nairobi work programme, the report, titled: “Adaptation in human settlements: key findings and ...
Buhari performed the ceremony at the presidential villa, Abuja, shortly before departing for a four-day medical trip to London, United Kingdom (UK). Speaking at the brief ceremony, the President said Nigeria would continue to vigorously pursue the replenishment of the Lake Chad Basin, which has dried ...
•Departs Abuja for London. Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari has solicited the help of the international community in mitigating the effect of climate change in Nigeria. The president disclosed this after he received Letters of Credence from three envoys to Nigeria, yesterday.
Climate change: Buhari wants sustained support from international community ... climate change conferences in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the Nigerian ...
''With the population growth in Nigeria and the drying up of the Lake Chad, we have to move faster and adapt to the impacts of climate change through ...
The methods the companies have chosen to combat climate change (make ... access to water in communities where it operates, especially Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the ...
The president, who also sought the support of the international community in addressing effects of climate change, said Nigeria was working diligently to address the plight of the people living on the Nigeria's side of the lake. Buhari, who noted that the Lake Chad issues must be treated with the required ...
Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. The president, according to his spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, ...
Soda drink manufacturers have been positioning their products based on their achievements and initiatives towards combating climate change, especially now that majority of consumers are conscious of climate change and ready to buy environmentally friendly products. The five soda brands competing ...
Participants at one day Round Table on Climate Change, in Gombe, North East Nigeria have said that the issue is no longer a political one, but an ...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. The President made the call when he received Letter of Credence from Mr ...
"With the population growth in Nigeria and the drying up of the Lake Chad, we have to move faster and adapt to the impacts of climate change through ...
New York – Nigeria told the UN General Assembly in New York that the ... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism.
... social dislocation, cyber attacks, threat of climate change and terrorism. ... Today, Boko Haram insurgents no longer hold any territory in Nigeria,” he ...
... hunger and malnutrition, as well as Goal 13 on mitigating climate change. ... According to a release issued by WaterAid Nigeria's Communications ... “On World Water Day 2018, WaterAid Nigeria urged the federal government to ...
... conserve and improve access to water in communities where it operates, especially Nigeria. In 2007, both brands reeled out their initiatives towards combating climate change. Vanguard Companies &Markets, C&M finding reveal that Pepsi was first to jump on the “green” bandwagon by purchasing its ...
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support from the international community to mitigate the adverse effects of climate change in the country. Receiving a letter of credence from Mr. Robert Jan Petri, the Ambassador ...
Water is also a key component for other Goals including those on eliminating extreme poverty (SDG 1); as well as Goal 2, to eradicate hunger and malnutrition, as well as Goal 13 on mitigating climate change. Meanwhile, WaterAid Nigeria has commended the Federal Government for its bold step in ...
But health officials in Abuja this week moved quickly to introduce ... "Climate change, demographic growth, rapid urbanisation and promiscuity are ...
United Arab Emirates' investors have signified interest in Nigeria's business ... He said that Nigerians spent more than $110 million (N39.6 billion) .... meeting in Abuja recently, agriculture experts said that climate change has brought ...
President Muhammadu Buhari is on his way back to Nigeria following his ... NAIJ.com had reported that President Buhari departed Abuja for London ... from the international community to mitigate the effects of climate change in the ...
Speaking at a sensitization lecture, “The role of persons with disabilities in the daily fight against climate change in Nigeria”, he explained it was meant ...
The Malala Fund has called on Nigeria to invest more on the girl-child ... girl-child would also reduce conflicts and mitigate climate change in Nigeria.
... of climate change, Nigeria's government is yet to put in place necessary incentives and legislative backing as well as infrastructure to end gas flaring ...
It is therefore, disdainful and unacceptable that, even at this critical period when the world is making frantic efforts to tackle problems of climate change ...
Intensified streaks of extreme weather conditions and scorching droughts have caused the people and government to take action, with climate change ...
Abuja – Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB) has said ... “With global warming, climate change now and huge population in Nigeria, this ...
Wale Omole argued that Nigeria can solve her energy crisis through ... He said the technology would help eliminate global warming and improve ...
Billionaires Michael Bloomberg and Nigeria's Aliko Dangote have joined the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) as founding ...
The Lagos State Government has urged entrepreneurs in the state to harness budding business opportunities inherent in the climate change ...
Nigeria in 2015 signed the Paris Agreement – which aims to hold global warming to “well below” 2 degrees Celsius – under pressure from activists for ...
The Paris Agreement on Climate change, signed by President Muhammadu Buhari on the 22nd of September, 2016, committed Nigeria to reducing ...
Abuja – West Africa Food Market Programme (WAFM) has said £30 million has been mobilised to support Nigeria, Niger Republic, Burkina Faso and ...
Africa is sometimes better known for its vulnerability to climate change than its ... Nigeria has no customs duty on renewable energy devices but the ...
As climate change begins to have its toll on Nigeria, Head of Department of Geography, Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), Dr. Adamu Tanko ...
AfDB approves $100m senior loan to Nigeria's Indorama Fertilizer ... towards climate change abatement by reducing amounts of flared gas,” he added.
Ahmed made this assertion when he received the Director-General of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr Muktari Aminu Kano in his ...
I was also selected as one of 10 youth leaders to meet the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, to discuss development, climate change and the role ...
... university titled: “Many Parts, Yet One Earth: Agricultural System Cannot Be An Island” urged policy makers to appreciate that climate change is real, ...
Ogunwale said climate change can trigger animal-borne diseases. ... of change like trends in unregulated livestock intensification, climate change, ...
... went through recession, security challenges in the North East Nigeria and the debilitating impact of climate change on availability of pastures.
The Director General, Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Sir Joseph Ari, in this chat with SYLVESTER ENOGHASE, assured Nigerians of Federal ...
Professor Oladele Osibanjo, President, Waste Management Association of Nigeria, and one-time head of Basel Convention Coordinating Centre for ...
Stakeholders and civil society groups in Nigeria have been urged to urgently address the challenges of food security engendered by climate change ...
Shell investors have rebelled over the company's executive pay, as the Anglo-Dutch oil company came under pressure to take stronger action on ...
There is usually a different theme each year, with Climate Change being chosen for the second time in the year 2016 to highlight the reality of climate ...
The Association of Nigerian Geographers (ANG) has said the government's fight against climate change will not succeed unless geography is restored ...
The company also faced questions over the impact of its operations in Argentina, Nigeria and the Netherlands, conditions and terms for workers, and ...
So, we in Nigeria are lucky to be in the tropics, as biodiversity is not distributed ... met the elephant in the room: “Biodiversity and Climate Change”!
Reiterating the challenges of climate change in Africa, especially the continent's vulnerability to droughts, floods, tropical cyclones and outbreak and ...
Read also: Climate change: Nigeria can't reduce 20% emission by 2020, 40% by ... Read also: Group urges FG to mitigate causes of climate change.
This means that Nigeria annual waste generation will almost equal her ... (a major greenhouse gas known to many and contributor to global warming).
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja. The Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the African Risk Capacity to address the impact of ...
At the plenary on Friday in Abuja, he also urged the government to tackle issues that border on climate change to find solution to environmental ...
The Conference series LLC Ltd the international agency and official organizer of the Annual World Climate Change and Global Warming Conference ...
Specifically, Mr. Agbonika was involved in the Building Nigeria's Response to Climate Change (BNRCC) project, which informed responses to climate ...
Oladele Osibanjo, President of the Waste Management Society of Nigeria (WAMASON) said that apart from climate change, e-waste was one of the ...
The event held at the Ladies Kwali Hall of Sheraton hotel, Abuja was ... in the Building Nigeria's Response to Climate Change (BNRCC) project, which ...
At the plenary in Abuja weekend, he also urged the government to tackle issues that border on climate change to find solution to environmental ...
She said that the grant was used to fund projects on biodiversity, climate change, land degradation, persistent organic pollutants and international ...
... from coal to cleaner, more efficient and sustainable energy solutions to control pollution and slow down climate change. He, therefore, urged Nigeria ...
Herdsmen crisis underscores Nigeria's complex security threats .... Another neglected factor in this complex problem is climate change, which is ...
ISS: Herdsmen crisis underscores Nigeria's complex security threats .... Another neglected factor in this complex problem is climate change, which is ...
From the way it is told by hyperbolic southern Nigerian columnists, the ... Another neglected factor in this complex problem is climate change, which is ...
SEPAN stated that the research was conducted to buttress Nigeria's commitment to the Paris Climate Change Agreement, as well as support the ...
The film Future World made by Nigeria Wilfred Ukpong has exposed the ... said “the seven-minute film narrative conflates around climate change, ...
ABUJA – Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem Preservation ... energy solutions to control pollution and slow down climate change.
Nigeria has signalled increasing shift towards the use of coal for the ... Reacting to climate change activists who decry the use of coal because of ...
This climate-change tech startup raised impact growth capital — as a nonprofit. WattTime is much like many other Silicon Valley tech software startup, ...
Lagos – The Nigerian Conservative Foundation (NCF), has appointed ... of climate change, agriculture, humanitarian and poverty reduction in Nigeria, ...
Environmental degradation in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria has again been ... Nigeria's Ambassador to Germany, Yusuf Maitama Tuggar, who received ... most topical issues of the day: environmental pollution and climate change, ...
... combating climate change by means of water conservation, water recycling, ... Mr. Clem Ugorji, Secretary, Nigerian Beverage Alliance, said these ...
Participants at the recent United Kingdom (UK)-Nigeria Trade and ... Reacting to climate change activists who decry the use of coal because of ...
“CSDevNet aspires to unify and coordinate isolated civil society efforts on climate change advocacy in Nigeria to ensure that people-centred response ...
Nigeria does not have one example of a policy document developed with rigour as regards to climate change. We had the chance to put it into ...
Nigeria is also taking advantage of GLOBE Nigeria to solve its problems. ... today were participants helping us to draft the bill on Climate Change.
Speaking at a one-day public policy roundtable series with the theme: “Climate Change, Livelihoods and Public Policy Responses in Nigeria”, Vice ...
And the majority of those affected by climate change are the poor, who also ... The Nigerian army attack on the Shiite Islamic minority group, and the ...
Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja. The Institute for Public Policy Analysis and Management (IPPAM) has warned that if an aggressive climate change policy ...
Also, gas flaring contributes to climate change, which has serious implications for both Nigeria and the rest of the world. The burning of fossil fuel, ...
On climate change in Nigeria and its impacts on the Nigerian environment, he talked about global warming, greenhouse effects and causes of climate ...
The minister gave the hint in Abuja while addressing a press conference ... 11 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to climate change by 2020.
One sad aspect to this matter, to begin with, is that Nigeria does not appear to be taking proactive action with regard to climate change and agriculture.
The Christian Reformed Church Nigeria (CRCN) in Taraba State has held a summit aimed at encouraging people to avoid harmful environmental ...
... the call in a statement signed by its Communication Officer, Climate Change and Green Growth Department, Mrs Sonia Borrini on Sunday in Abuja.
Jalingo — The Christian Reformed Church Nigeria (CRCN) in Taraba State has held a summit aimed at encouraging people to avoid harmful ...
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports Pololikashvili and other ... Nigeria, last year, won the right to host UNWTO-CAF conference, which is ... poverty alleviation, climate change, education and skills development and financing.
He mentioned some of the UNWTO's agenda for Africa to include; poverty alleviation, climate change, education and skills development and financing.
Abuja—The Federal Government has said Nigeria was now safe and ... He said: “Nigeria is safe and secure for its citizens and for foreign tourists and ... of the UNWTO for Africa include poverty alleviation, climate change, education ...
Dr. Tarfa, who spoke on the theme: “Climate Change, Livelihoods and Public Policy Responses in Nigeria,” said that his department had put in place ...
The Institute for Public Policy Analysis & Management ( IPPAM ) has re-echoed the need for Nigeria to evolve an evidence informed climate change ...
The paper was delivered in Abuja at the Agriculture and Food Summit ..... have contributed significantly to global warming, desert encroachment and ...
... the Federal Ministry of Environment, Climate Change Unit, Agencies such as National Environment Standards and Regulation Enforcement Agency ...
Climate change with its effects of torrential rains and erosion wash off the ... In Nigeria, there is the excessive use of certain materials that are not bio ...
We must not let education become the forgotten casualty of climate change ... Meanwhile, teachers from Nigeria to Kenya frequently find themselves ...
Climate change: We can't guarantee liveable place for next generations-Osinbajo ... Speaking at the Presidential Villa in Abuja yesterday at the World ...
Climate change and second moon .... Nigerians say, what you are looking for in Sokoto is right there in your shokoto and so humans should rethink ...
“The issues with climate change is a global economic issue as every country in the world, Nigeria inclusive, is going through one form of climate ...
Although strife between herdsmen and farmers dates back centuries, it has escalated sharply as climate change pushes herders south. Clashes are ...
Lagos Govt. seeks partnership to tackle climate change ... Dr Idiat Adebule, made the call at the launching of the Nigerian Green Bond Market ...
Ambode seeks more OPS involvement in fight against climate change ... on efforts aimed at reversing the negative effect of climate change in Nigeria.
“It was my first global exposure to the challenges of Climate Change and its destructive impact which distorts socioeconomic determinant and afters ...
READ ALSO: Buhari leaves Nigeria for Morocco on Sunday. Francis implored the industry to halt prospection as climate change will have a ...
According to officials of the company, “The world is undergoing changes as a result of climate change and global warming activities that is threatening ...
She said, “We are growing the recycling industry in Nigeria. Our collaboration with the CBN supports global climate change targets to substantially ...
A movie has documented the grave challenges posed by climate change, inadequate infrastructure and poor agricultural practices to food security in ...
At a press conference in Lagos, recently, to raise awareness on emerging environmental issues, especially on marine pollution and global warming, ...
Dr. Muhtari Aminu-Kano has returned to the Nigerian Conservation ... also served as the Senior Policy Adviser, Poverty Reduction & Climate Change, ...
“Of course, you're also mindful that Nigeria has signed the Paris Climate Change agreement which obliges us to help in the global conservation efforts ...
Global warming: Scientists reveal what is happening to sea level. Published. on. June 14, 2018. By. Daily Post Staff. Ice melt has caused sea levels to ...
The land conflict has emerged as Nigeria's most pressing security ... These groups have altered their traditional practices due to climate change, which ...
But we wanted to know, which countries are tackling climate change, ... Costa Rica, who Nigeria beats in this low-emissions final, is the first and only ...
Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy in Nigeria, Regine Hess; artist and ... But I promise Nigerians that before the end of this legislative assembly, ... most topical issues of the day: environmental pollution and climate change, ...
In the fertile grasslands of central Nigeria the roar of a motorcycle is enough to instill fear in the Christian cattle herders stalked by an increasingly ...
The sharp increase came in response to the ever more pressing challenge of climate change. Calls to galvanise climate finance were at the heart of ...
Barely a week ago, Tellco Europe Nigeria, a solar energy solutions company, hosted the Consul General of Switzerland in Nigeria, Mr. Yves Nicolet, ...
He noted that the negative impact of climate change is not restricted to any one state or country and urged “transnational synergy in policy formulation ...
Other recipients of the Awards included a Presidential Hopeful of Nigeria and Chairman of BenTV UK, Mr Alistair Soyode, Ms Leelai Kpukuyou, CEO ...
... Climate Sustainable Development Network (CSDevNet), has called for urgent climate change action in Nigeria to avoid dangerous climate disasters ...
Nadabo said that climate change had changed the pattern of pathogens, ... Abubakar,the fouder women for women organization in kaduna Nigeria ...
Biotechnology: Gateway to Nigeria's food sufficiency ... the adverse effects of climate change that is swiftly changing narratives of agriculture in Nigeria ...
Nigeria is still struggling with the effect of climate change. Many research and statistics have shown that the effect of global warming in Nigeria.
Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead ... growing tensions in central Nigeria as herders — also feeling the effects of climate change ...
That extremist threat has been cited as one cause of the growing tensions in central Nigeria as herders — also feeling the effects of climate change ...
Anti-plastic pollution campaign as big step at mitigating climate change ... held in 2004 at the Chemistry General Lab of the University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
What defines recent time generation is our desire for life on the Go! The current generation of humans has evolved from analog to digital lifestyle.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Scores of people died in central Nigeria during ... and also feeling the effects of climate change, have been forced south into ...
That extremist threat has been cited as one cause of the growing tensions in central Nigeria as herders - also feeling the effects of climate change - are ...
conflicts between farmers and semi-nomadic herders in Nigeria that left dozens of ... Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with ...
Scores killed in central Nigeria as farmers, herders clash ... LAGOS, Nigeria – Scores are dead after vicious weekend clashes in central Nigeria ... feeling the effects of climate change – are forced south into more populated farming ...
86 killed in central Nigeria as farmers, herders clash ... LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Scores are dead after vicious weekend clashes in central Nigeria ... tensions as herders - also feeling the effects of climate change - are forced south into ...
Dozens dead after farmers in Nigeria clash with herders ... Scores are dead after vicious weekend clashes in central Nigeria between mostly ... of climate change - are forced south into more populated farming communities in search ...
The violent conflicts between farmers and semi-nomadic herders in Nigeria that ... Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a ...
Nigeria's government said "scores" were killed but did not announce a death ... The deadly clashes between herders and farmers in central Nigeria are a ... as herders - also feeling the effects of climate change - are forced south into ...
Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a population ... Nigeria has one of the world's fastest growing populations, rapidly ...
Nigeria is nearly evenly divided between Christian and Muslim populations. The service noted concerns regarding climate change as high on the list ...
Osuntokun said that although Africa had contributed least to global warming and consequent climate change, it behoved Africa as a responsible part ...
Herders in search of safe grazing land, and also feeling the effects of climate change, have been forced south into more populated farming ...
Fertile land that is dwindling due to climate change combined with a population boom are fueling conflicts across the continent, they said.
According to him, ''I promise Nigerians that before the end of this ... The film narrative revolves on climate change, environmental pollution, and ...
Farmer, herder conflict highlights arable land battle in Nigeria ... Fertile land is dwindling due to climate change combined with a population boom are ...
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - More than 200 people died in weekend clashes in central ... By some accounts they have become more deadly than Nigeria's Boko ... and feeling the effects of climate change, have been forced south into more ...
He noted that Nigeria is still struggling with the effect of climate change. Many research and statistics have shown that the effect of global warming in ...
Herders in search of safe grazing land, and feeling the effects of climate change, have been forced south into more populated farming communities.
The Associated Press (AP) went so far as to attribute the attacks to “climate change,” alleging that herders in central Nigeria have been “forced south ...
Ojo said this would help realize Nigeria's commitment to the Paris Climate Change Agreement through the Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC).
World Bank grants Nigeria $2.2 billion loans to fund key projects ... be used to fund power and climate change projects and boost fiscal transparency.
They made the call in separate interviews with News Agency of Nigeria ... address climate change issues and move the country toward a low-carbon ...
The death toll of last weekend's massacre of Nigerian Christians by militant Muslim Fulani herdsmen has risen to at ... preferring to attribute the violence to “ethnic tensions,” a “battle for land and resources,” or even “climate change.”.
As part of efforts to preserve Nigeria's natural resources in their habitats ... in turn reduce the gases that cause climate change and global warming.
... said it was high time Nigeria embraced clean energy to reduce climate change impact and increase divestments from fossil to renewable energy.
President Macron paid Buhari a visit at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, on ... corruption, the economy, and in tackling the effects of climate change.
According to him, sustainable banking in Nigeria, therefore, should focus on energising the influence of the ... that the finance would help to reduce greenhouse emission and mitigate harsh effects of climate change in the State.
But which countries are tackling climate change, kicking out fossil fuels, and trying to score a ... Some may call foul on declaring Nigeria the victor.
He disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in ... “You know climate change has brought about a lot of changes to our ...
... poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and tackle climate change by 2030. ... WEP is taking the lead for Africa in Nigeria, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Togo, ...
“You know climate change has brought about a lot of changes to our environment amongst which is the flood risk that has been forecasted,” ...
... Government to regulate industrial pollution to combat climate change. ... in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday.
Climate change, specifically the drying up of the Chad Basin, has led to more pressure on the population in the North of Nigeria, which further ...
Shehu however said climate change, especially the drying up of the Chad ... Shehu also appealed to Nigerians and members of the international ...
ABUJA – The presidency on Sunday, reiterated the need not to spread ... “Climate change is an issue of global significance and the Nigerian ...
ABUJA – THE Presidency on Sunday pleaded with Nigerians and the ... “Climate change is an issue of global significance and the Nigerian ...
Boko Haram may grab headlines, but clashes between Nigerian farmers and herders are often deadlier. A recent altercation in the middle of the ...
In a statement to Today News Africa in Washington DC, the Nigerian government said climate change is a big part of the problem, which is pushing ...
The statement added that climate change especially the drying up of the Chad Basin had led to more pressure on population in Northern Nigeria ...
The presidency said on Sunday that the ongoing killings linked to herdsmen are amongst the multifaceted implications of climate change.
By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja and Shola Oyeyipo in Lagos .... “Climate change is an issue of global significance and the Nigerian government is ...
... linked to herdsmen are amongst the multifaceted implications of climate change. ... He appealed to Nigerians … ... Get More Nigeria Political News.
The Presidency has appealed to all Nigerians and members of the international community to refrain from spreading false stories and inflammatory ...
Abuja – The presidency has again blamed the ongoing clashes between Fulani herdsmen and farmers on climate change and the actions of ...
Nigeria leaders have been challenged to restructure government policies to respond to climate change and to secure the country's future. This call ...
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's administration on Sunday argued that “climate change” is the driving force behind the massacre of ...
Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari, has attributed the recent series of killings believed to have been perpetrated by herdsmen to climate change.
Abuja – West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) has appointed Professor Sani Mashi, the ...
West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land ... Mashi, the Director-General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), ... WASCAL is designed to help tackle the challenge of climate change in a ...
The leader of MOSOP also noted that aside Lagos state, no other state in Nigeria is designing response to climate change, saying government needs ...
The first rule of modern media: Blame climate change. Consider coverage of Nigeria's decadelong genocide. Militant Islamic Fulani terrorists routinely ...
Climate change is inextricably linked to some of the most pressing security ... The Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria and neighboring ...
Having grown up in the Lake Chad Basin region of north-eastern Nigeria, she had seen the impact of climate change — a “multiplier” that puts ...
Nigerian Peace Keeping (Support and Participation) Bill, 2018 (HB. .... Need to Address the Effect of Carbon Emission on Climate Change in Nigeria:
Climate Change: Researcher Urges Farmers To Plant Under Trees ... He noted that the quantity of fertilizer used by farmers in Nigeria had not been ...
To mitigate effects of climate change, the Lagos State Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Babatunde Durosimi-Etti has urged residents to be activåely ...
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has warned that many parts of the ... flooding due to a shift in rainfall pattern caused by climate change.
Sani Mashi, says this is due to a shift in rainfall pattern caused by climate change. - NiMet DG notes that distortions had occurred in the pattern of ...
According to him, Nigeria is highly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change, with significant impacts expected in all regions of the country ...
Nigeria has been listed among countries most at risk as global warming brings more high temperatures, necessitating the need to keep people cool ...
More electricity demand for fridges, fans and other appliances will add to man-made climate change unless power generators shift from fossil fuels to ...
The Nigerian family of six with four blind children - on NAIJ.com TV .... will struggle to stay cool as global warming brings more high temperatures.
Study reveals Nigeria, Mozambique, others will struggle to stay cool as ... According to the UN health agency, heat stress linked to climate change is ...
Nigeria at risk of too much heat: As global warming increases temperature, there will be need for more airconditioning and other gadgets to stay cool.
India struggles to stay cool amidst global warming: Report ... As global warming continues to threaten health and climate, India is among the nine ... The countries are India, Bangladesh, Brazil, Pakistan, Nigeria, Indonesia, China, ...
Nigeria, like many other developing countries, is beset with such ... Ahmed said: “Nigeria is highly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change, ...
He met with Rutte at the Hague and both leaders discussed burning issues including fight against terrorism, climate change, among others.
The death toll in Nigeria continues to rise in clashes between Fulani ... to combat the effects of climate change – the development of desertification ...
Justin Welby urges UK Government to act on deadly violence in Nigeria ... for example, as the Most Rev Primate suggests, tackling climate change.".
With the combination of herdsmen and farmer clashes in Nigeria's Agricultural Centres and Climate Change, there are increasing fears about the ...
Nigerian leader backs major Shell project on Dutch trip ... issues including the insurgency in Nigeria's north east, climate change and the shrinkage of ...
Last November, Welby said in a op-ed in The New York Times that climate change is driving poverty and forcing people in places like Nigeria to leave ...
The research titled National Budget In Relation To Climate Change Adaptation Frameworks and Policies in Nigeria by OXFAM and WANEP revealed ...
Climate change is a global threat. ... The environmentalists, who met in Lagos, under the aegis of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), ...
Greg Odogwu. Yes, everybody is saying it. It is an accepted truth. Nigerians all seem to be on the same page on this. That is, that the North is very ...
The research titled: National Budget In Relation To Climate Change Adaptation Frameworks and Policies in Nigeria by the two organisations was ...
A former Minister of External Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, has said developing strategies to address climate change and its induced conflicts is ...
... Water Conservation Can Be Found At Nigeria News Headlines Today On: Agriculture - The Climate Change Adaptation and Agri-Business Support ...
The Climate Change Adaptation and Agri-Business Support Programme (CASP) is partnering the International Centre for Agricultural Research in the ...
The Green Bond issuance and listing follows Nigeria's endorsement of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change on September 21, 2016. The Paris ...
Protection of human rights, cardinal objective of Nigerian govt ―Lai ... This has been worsened by demographic pressure and climate change.
NSE tasks Nigerians on Green Bond to tackle $3t infrastructure deficit ... committed to achieving specific climate change objectives embedded in her ...
LAGOS, July 20 – Nigeria's debt office will devise a green bond programme ... of expanding the market for finance for efforts to fight climate change.
“As you are all aware, Nigeria – as a party to the Paris Climate Agreement – has committed to achieving specific climate change objectives embedded ...
Stop depending on social media for news about Nigeria – Minister tells .... “This has been worsened by demographic pressure and climate change.
Global warming is real and the effects can be felt all over the world. From the melting ice glaciers in the North Pole to the larva spewing volcano in ...
UK govt told to take action against rampant attacks on Christians in Nigeria ... In June, Nigerian Christian leaders warned that if the current rate of ... regional efforts to combat the effects of climate change — the development of ...
Nigerians must be prepared for a disease outbreak anytime as global warming and ease of transportation have made it easy for an outbreak in any ...
Climate change is a major threat to food security in Nigeria and across the globe and it's now glaring for everybody to see. If you look around the ...
OGUN, Nigeria — Unpredictable amounts of rainfall and flooding caused by climate change in 2017 have submerged many states across Nigeria.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria now faces a deadlier threat than its own ... heavily populated areas in search of grazing land, while climate change is ...
Nigeria's farmer-herder conflict deadlier than Boko Haram ... Nigeria now faces a deadlier threat than its own Boko Haram insurgency, with ... heavily populated areas in search of grazing land, while climate change is also a factor.
Sam Onuigbo, chair of the Committee on Climate Change in Nigeria's House of Representatives, told IDN that African leaders must make sacrifices by ...
“This gives the most vulnerable people a fighting chance against climate change, by confronting and adapting to today's impacts and working to ...
World Bank exceeds target in financing new energy for Nigeria, others ... cent target was a key goal of the bank group's Climate Change Action Plan, ...
In its efforts at improving awareness and deepening the knowledgeof stakeholders on climate change mitigation, adaptation and impact in Nigeria, the ...
“The Africa continent is at the receiving end and suffers adverse effects of the backlash of climate change. This is even more important when situated ...
In its efforts at improving awareness and deepening the knowledge of stakeholders on climate change mitigation, adaptation and impact in Nigeria, ...
The establishment of a 'Climate Change Vision' involving all quarters, ... among others, were some of the effects of climate change in Nigeria.
The area with the greatest share of exports at risk is West Africa, particularly Nigeria and Cote d'Ivoire, which depend on extractive industries (Nigeria) ...
Abuja – The development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant climate technologies remain the best solution to climate change challenges, the ...
Osinbajo said the task of advancing climate action was crucial, especially for Nigeria, in the view of the challenge of climate change and the need for ...
The development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant climate technologies remain the best solution to climate change challenges, the Acting ...
He added that the target was to protect the environment since Nigeria was signatory to the climate change treaty. Nnadi said that a high level ...
The Middle Belt region, Nigeria's most diverse region, acts as a divide between a ... Climate change has intensified this competition as drought and ...
Following the 2015 UN Paris Climate Change Summit, Nigeria is one of the 188 countries that in April 2016 signed commitments to reduce carbon ...
However, against the backdrop of the comatose state of the Nigerian ... for Nigerians' determined battle against the consequences of climate change, ...
At the agrrement signing in Abuja, NIRSAL's Managing Director/CEO Aliyu Abdulhameed said the project was ... (COP22) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and consented to by President Buhari, and ...
The Federal Government and the Nigeria Incentive Based Risk Sharing ... Jibrin, represented by Dr Peter Tarfa, Director, Climate Change, said the ...
Since incorporated in 2013 by the Central Bank of Nigeria, a total of $375m has ... It is also expected to provide indications of how climate change will ...
Since climate change issues had been on the global radar for several years, he said Nigeria, like several other African countries, had come to the ...
Since Nigeria is one of the most climate vulnerable countries in the world, it was estimated that by 2050, climate change could cost the country ...
She said the training was for 80 rural and vulnerable youths in Abuja, ... He said the intersection between climate change and agriculture and booth ...
Mitigating impacts of climate change through CASP ... Nigeria is no exception and one of the most affected is the agricultural sector, with the ...
He made this assertion on Tuesday in Abuja at the “Annual Space ... and timely information to the government as well as averting climate change.
As a signatory of the Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Nigeria must reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from ...
Nigeria: Ecologist's Perspective On Herdsmen and Farmers Crisis (II) ... Periodic droughts and natural disasters, and now climate change accelerate ...
In this episode of Capital Connection CNBC Africa's Arnold Segawa, discusses the impact of climate change on African economies joined by Romy ...
Ibadan – A team of young researchers from the University of Ibadan has noted that the Nigerian rural populations are highly vulnerable to the negative ...
The countries concerned are Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria. The analysis should help determine the impact of climate change on livelihoods, ...
In a bid to checkmate the effects of climate change, Country Director, NexGen Energy in Nigeria, Mrs. Ezinne Ibe, has asked political office holders, ...
... on the challenges that climate change, economic and population growth, ... The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that SIWI is an international ...
The truth of what is happening in the Fulani conflict in Nigeria remains muddled by .... The narrative positions that climate change has been leading to ...
According to WWF Living Forest report, failure to address climate change issues now could lead to the destruction of 170 million hectares of forest as ...
Researchers at the University of Ibadan have warned that climate change is affecting food processing and hunting in the country. They called on both ...
She stressed: “All these problems are exacerbated by climate change. Indeed ... Nigerian Air Force operations against Boko Haram - on NAIJ.com TV: ...
... who stated this yesterday at the ninth agricultural policy research seminar in Abuja, noted that issues like climate change, poor finance of agriculture ...
Nigeria to exploit green fund for development-Minister ... assist developing countries in adaptation and mitigation practices to counter climate change.
Merkel said that economic cooperation between Germany and Nigeria would ... attacks, unemployment and the detrimental effects of climate change.
Nigeria is to explore all possible avenues to ensure that it benefitted ... go a long way towards addressing climate change-related issues in the country.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel wraps up Africa visit in Nigeria ... with unemployment, rising extremism and the effects of climate change from ...
NGO urges Nigerians to drive actions against climate change ... in Abuja at a news conference on the upcoming Abuja Climate Summit which will hold ...
Merkel is also expected to address the security situation in Nigeria, which has ... attacks, unemployment and the detrimental effects of climate change.
Nigeria to host over Africa Beekeeping Conference ... She disclosed this during media engagement on Saturday in Abuja ahead of ... of pesticides and collective actions towards addressing global warming and declining colonies.
However, participants decried gradual loss of bees in globe, attributing issues of climate change as major factor. They called for caution in the use of ...
Disclosing this at its ninth Agricultural policy research seminar held yesterday in Abuja, Onoja noted that such issues as climate change, poor finance ...
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) says that Lagos and other coastal ... “It is a danger caused by climate change and we have got to take it ...
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) says that Lagos and other coastal ... "It is a danger caused by climate change and we have got to take it ...
Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) recently disclosed this. - It said this is a danger caused by climate change and it must be taken it seriously.
NAN reports that President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 at a Summit on Climate Change, held at the UN Headquarters in New York, said Nigeria was ...
Travelstart Nigeria and Uber Nigeria announce flight partnership with .... It said this is a danger caused by climate change and it must be taken it ...
He stated: “It is a danger caused by climate change and we have got to take it ... He said his organisation was exploring ways of increasing Nigeria's ...
President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015, at a summit on Climate Change at UN headquarters in New York, had said Nigeria was committed to the ...
Nigerian engineer has built the first and biggest plastic bottle house at Yelwa ... against all forms of threat that is related to pollution, climate change.
”Our new funding will invest in social services and tackle poverty, environmental degradation and the effects of climate change. We will also boost ...
Climate change is a threat to all of us and affects everyone. That is why ... ''Nigeria uses four different types of energy: natural gas, oil, hydro and coal.
Climate change is a threat to all of us and affects everyone. ... resources listed above used for energy production in Nigeria are linked with increasing ...
... and climate change. The promises came as an international donor conference aimed at stabilising the states bordering the lake - Niger, Nigeria, ...
"Our new funding will invest in social services and tackle poverty, environmental degradation and the effects of climate change. We will also boost ...
While the Pope and his allies and defenders within the Church hierarchy fight such unspeakable evils as “climate change” and the desire of Western ...
Executive Secretary of the United Nations (UN) Climate Change, Patricia Espinosa, said: “Building on the progress made, countries now need to take ...
“It is imperative to increase Nigeria's forest cover, especially now it is ... massive deforestation, especially northern Nigeria, where climate change ...
So, even ignoring the very long-term threat of societal suicide, fighting global warming with solar power will likely save society Nigerian SMEs millions ...
Fighting climate change could generate more than 65 million new ... former finance minister of Nigeria and co-chair of the Global Commission, in a ...
... parties on the inclusion of environment, climate change and renewable energy in their manifesto; Declaration of Abuja Climate Action, among others ...
Former Finance Minister of Nigeria and Co-Chair of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says fighting ...
The former Nigerian minister of finance said addressing climate change issues could generate more than 65 million new low-carbon jobs and avoid ...
Mrs Okonjo-Iweala stated in New York that addressing climate change ... the former Nigerian minister said there was nothing to fear and everything to ...
Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says fighting climate change can add $26 trillion to the world economy by 2030 and generate ...
Yenagoa – As the impact of climate change continues to pose global ... of climate change in Bayelsa in particular, and Nigeria in general”, he said.
Fighting Climate Change Can Add $26trn to Global Economy. Former Finance Minister of Nigeria and Co-Chair of the Global Commission on the ...
With over half of Nigeria's 200 million populations living in abject poverty, we cannot afford to neglect paying attention to climate change,” she said.
Nigeria's former Finance Minister and Co-Chair, Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, yesterday said fighting ...
China Launches Satellite To Monitor Climate Change ... or in part without prior express written permission from LEADERSHIP Nigeria Newspapers.
China sent a new marine satellite into orbit on Friday to help improve understanding of maritime waters and climate change. A Long March-2C rocket ...
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) is partnering with the ... that the effects of this were currently responsible for climate change in Nigeria.
First, he suggested that the problem was much simpler than many Nigerians made it out to be, and it was a question of climate change and its ...
The former Nigeria's minister said there was nothing to fear and everything to gain from combating climate change noted that “we are at a unique 'use ...
The United States, despite withdrawing from a landmark accord aimed at curbing climate change, is stonewalling vital UN talks over how to fund ...
''That is why we are walking to sensitise Nigerians to know that climate change is a real threat to us and the future generations. ''It is a problem that ...
He said that the effects of this were currently responsible for climate change in Nigeria. Asiodu said that NCF had adopted an immediate priority to ...
St. George area residents march in call to combat climate change .... in cities around the world, from the U.S. to Brazil, from Nigeria to Turkey and India.
Nigeria is having her fair share of the disasters linked to climate change. Severe desertification in the North; ravaging floods particularly in the South ...
Abuja Tremor: FG Confirms Suspension of Mining Activities ... The minister said considering that the world is experiencing climate change, some of the ...
Climate change threatens Africa's target to end hunger by 2025 .... CNBC Africa Nigeria 6th Floor (East & West Wing), South Atlantic Petroleum Towers ...
“We hope that the need to adapt to climate change may be felt on a global scale,” said the minister, Cora van Nieuwenhuizen, who added a plan of ...
Mr Guterres said scientists have been warning about global warming for decades, but .... At least 18 people dead after gas depot explosion in Nigeria.
Everest Amaefule and Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja. The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has attributed frequent clashes between ...
Onu, while declaring open, the inception workshop on Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) for climate change mitigation and adaptation, in Abuja, ...
On June 26 and 27, clashes between Muslim Fulani herdsmen and local area farmers near the city of Jos, Nigeria, led to the killing of more than 200 ...
Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu stated this in Abuja, while declaring open the inception workshop on TNA for climate change ...
UN says Africa is the worst hit region with climate change resulting to the ... in Rome and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. ... The report said that climate change had affected 59 million people in 24 ...
Nigeria's Bank of Industry has signed a MoU with China's Export-Import ... the oil companies that flare gas, and the overall effect on climate change.
Climate Change Bane Of Herdsmen, Farmers Clashes – Onu ... in Nigeria in Abuja, even as he charged the climate change National Steering ...
But it appears a golden opportunity to take drastic action on climate change ... former Nigeria's Minister of Finance and Co-Chair of the Commission.
He said that most result of climate change studies was not been used ... 12 to Sept 14, in Abuja, will address issues related to coordinated and ...
Video: Nigerians living in river confluence brace up for flooding. 1 min ago ... Scientific and Technical Consultative Group meeting on climate Change
The entire world is working to mitigate climate change, and in our region, we are more concerned about adaptation; how to work on adaptation to have ...
Meanwhile, Xie Zhenhua, China's Special Representative for Climate Change, said China has been active in global climate governance and has ...
A group of experts and officials of the ECOWAS Commission have begun a 3-day brainstorming session on climate change in Abuja. ECOWAS is ...
Nigeria's current challenge to reduce carbon footprints is in dire straits ... In fact, Nigeria's Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) - a country's goals ... power and manufacturing, being the highest-impact climate change sectors, ...
Alice Ekwu, Commissioner for Climate Change and Forestry in Cross River State ... Cross River is the first state in Nigeria to launch the United Nations ...
Someone contesting for miss earth Nigeria does not know the meaning of 'climate change' ??? And she still came out second position. Where is this ...
President Muhammadu Buhari's promise in 2015, at a summit on Climate Change at the UN headquarters in New York, that Nigeria was committed to ...
... layer and endangered Planet earth due to pollution. Planet Earth has indicated through global warming the most visible sign of climate change.
'Femi Asu. The Nigerian Conservation Foundation and a coalition of civil society groups, including Green Faith, have shared insights on ways to curb ...
The groups, who spoke at a discourse organised by the Green faith Nigeria in partnership with LUFASI Park noted that the pulpit provides a reliable ...
Amid growing calls for urgent and strong climate change action, the supplementary Bangkok climate change talks closed at the weekend with uneven ...
In his speech, the Chairman of AAMA and Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku ...
Nigeria, African Countries Lose N15.12tn to Climate Change Annually - Chairman of the African Union (AU) and President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, ...
Yesterday, Nigeria joined the rest of the global community in celebrating ... This necessitated the first summit on Climate Change in 1992 under the ...
Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, confirmed her youth service ... African countries has lost a whopping $42 billion to climate change ...
“The World Cleanup Day provided an opportunity to demonstrate how active citizens all over Nigeria can unite against trash and climate change.
Following the effects of global warming, environmental degradation and ... to the frequent occurrences of environmental health problems in Nigeria.
This is the face of world hunger, and Nigeria has millions of these ... Two major political disputes in Nigeria are tied to climate change and food ...
Nigeria declared a national disaster in four states Monday in response to ... Datti said the flooding was made worse by climate change and poor ...
NiMet targets 1,000 weather stations across Nigeria in 4 years – DG ... Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) says it is targeting to ... of the agency by the government to be able mitigate the impact of climate change.
Nigeria, UN agency sign regional hosting right agreement ... He noted that climate change had increased disasters of most African countries which ...
Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril who made the statement in Abuja disclosed that his ministry will commence work with Nigerian ...
Okpala explained that part of the advocacy is to sensitise the public about a greener Nigeria to help reduce 'Climate Change' that is threatening the ...
IOM studies climate change, migration in Lake Chad ... Niger and Nigeria - to collect information with the objective of studying the connection between ...
SAN FRANCISCO — Cross River State is home to more than half of Nigeria's forests, and as commissioner for climate change and forestry, Alice ...
“The plan is because of the global warming, there is a need to increase the ... “Nigeria has over 100 forest and Game Reserves across the country.
The report says that unrelenting conflict and rapid climate change is ... to vulnerable populations in Central African Republic, Nigeria, South Sudan, ...
Africa is losing about $40 billion yearly to the scourge of climate change, the Diretor General, Nigerian Maritime Administration Safety Agency ...
One of the key outcomes of the UN Climate Change Conference COP23 in Bonn in November 2017, the Dialogue runs throughout 2018. The first of a ...
Pastoralism however is highly vulnerable to climate change that is likely to ... The Nigerian Great Green Wall Programme being implemented in the ...
Nigeria And The Pathway To Genuine Peace. ... of socioeconomic issues-poverty, health, sanitation, education, climate change, water, energy, ... Indeed, as argued by the JDPC and the vast, majority of Nigerians, while the masses ...
While explaining that the agreement will help African countries mitigate against effect of climate change, he noted that African countries were ...
Regine Hess said until the key players are provided with adequate funding Nigeria may not be able to achieve it's set vision of 30% renewable energy ...
“'When Earth Bleeds': Oil Exploration, Deprivation and Environmental Justice in Nigeria” and “Violence as Adaptation: On Climate Change and the ...
The European Union, EU, has commended Nigeria for its efforts at combating climate change. The EU Head of Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, ...
The Nigerian leader states that the world is facing diverse challenges such as conflict, climate change, terrorism, desertification, poverty, armed ...
In a statement released in Abuja by the chairman of its media committee, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the council said the threat by the PDP to challenge, ...
A variety of “festering” causes and effects surround crises around the world, Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, said on Tuesday, speaking on ...
Buhari spoke in New York where he unfolded Nigeria's positions on .... alone, but of the effects of climate change and lack of opportunities at home.
The German Deputy Ambassador to Nigeria, Regine Hess, has commended the Federal Government's commitment to fighting climate change but ...
The president in New York unfolded Nigeria's positions on various ... He listed conflicts alone, effects of climate change and lack of opportunities at ...
The minister, in a statement signed by the Director of Press, Saghir el Mohammed, said his ministry will commence work with Nigerian Conservation ...
The Regional Climate Change Coordinator of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Dr. Richard Munang, noted that Nigeria could ...
A variety of "festering" causes and effects surround crises around the world, Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, said on Tuesday, speaking on ...
Download logo“Most crises usually have a variety of festering causes and effects,” he explained. “It is the failure to address them early and effectively ...
New York, Sept 26 (IBNS): A variety of “festering” causes and effects surround crises around the world, Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, said ...
Mr. Buhari also cited climate change, “one of the greatest challenges of our time,” as another reason for irregular migration, noting that it has ...
... Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Nigeria, Olivier Huot has said. ... Today we are sanitizing youths on climate change because it is not only ...
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has called on the international community to partner with Nigeria to end poverty, fight inequalities and ...
The Federal Government has called on the international community to partner with Nigeria to end poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change ...
Buhari noted that the problem in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change ... committing member states to support Nigeria in combating extremism.
According to him, insurgency in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion, and there is the need to reecharge the Lake ...
Buhari noted that the problem in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion. He reiterated his position on the need for the ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has met Mr Toni Iwobi, of Nigerian origin and ... “Climate change has had negative impact on a big country like Nigeria.
He pointed out that the problem in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion. He reiterated his position on the need for the ...
The crash occurred around the Katampe area in the Nigerian capital as ... in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion.
Two Nigerian Air Force jets collided a few minutes ago while conducting a routine air ... NAF called on Abuja residents not to panic as jets will be flying low. .... in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion.
Adesina quoted the president as saying, “Climate change has had negative impact on a big country like Nigeria. “That is why our youths often defy the ...
Buhari also disclosed that the problem in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and population explosion, emphasizing the need for the recharge ...
Africa is already facing climate change in its dangerous dimension. ... and Climate and former Finance Minister of Nigeria – who gave example of how ...
... according to his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, noted that the problem in Nigeria was aggravated by climate change and ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has identified climate change as one of the reasons Nigerian youths embark on illegal migration to Europe.
President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja from New York where he ... anti-corruption, irregular migration, climate change, and UN reforms, among ... Nigeria currently ranks seventh amongst the high TB-burden countries ...
A major UN scientific report that underscores the failure of many governments to take stronger action on climate, will be presented to a gathering of ...
Climate Change: As desert encroachment has intensified in Northern Nigeria due to climate change, herdsmen have engaged in habitual seasonal ...
“We urge all peace loving Nigerians to reject any simplistic portrayal, ... spoke on the danger of the shrinking of the Lake Chad and climate change, ...
As Nigeria's 58th independence anniversary being marked today, coincides ... Climate Change: As desert encroachment has intensified in Northern ...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday addressed Nigerians as the ... the effect of climate change and mitigating its now evident consequences.
The president, who also spoke on the danger of the shrinking of the Lake Chad and climate change, said “we are one of the countries in the world ...
The President, who also spoke on the danger of the shrinking of the Lake Chad and climate change, said: “We are one of the countries in the world ...
The ASEC President also spoke on the devastating effect of global warming with regards to the perennial flooding of communities along the banks of ...
Nigerians fear that flooding in October 2018 could be as bad as or worse than it was in 2012, when two million Nigerians were displaced and 363 died ...
The result is an introduction of the highest quality to the study of Nigerian ... and governance, challenge of climate change, his bid to unite Nigeria, ...
Orelope-Adefulire told the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria in New York ... Nigeria is currently ahead of its target in the implementation of the ... global warming, gender equality, water, sanitation, energy, urbanisation, ...
“We are one of the countries in the world most affected by environmental degradation, as a consequence of climate change… The consequences on ...
Nigeria ranks 4th among most climate vulnerable countries ... waste management seminar in Lagos: “The impact of climate change is no longer distant ...
This is to be Nigeria's practice for all subsequent COPs.” The minister, who also spoke on the linkage between tobacco control and climate change, ...
Nigeria's central Middle Belt region is home to a diverse cultural population ... by environmental degradation, as a consequence of climate change
During the timeline allocated for Nigerians to get Permanent Voter Cards ... gender inequality, severe climate change, and other deep-seated crises.
Bill Gates speaks on Nigeria's childhood deaths: Still high ... instability, gender inequality, severe climate change, and other deep-seated crises.
They claimed that the depletion of the ozone layer is bound to lead to global warming, irregular rainfall pattern, desertification and flooding, which is ...
Made-in-Nigeria cylinders unveiled at World LPG Forum ... The Techno Oil chief argued that global warming and climate change were directly ...
Nigeria's oil and gas major, Techno Oil Ltd. has unveiled its TechnoGas LPG ... “The era of Nigerians depending on sub-standard cylinders imported from ... The Techno Oil chief argued that global warming and climate change were ...
Made-in Nigeria cylinders unveiled at World LPG Forum ... The Techno Oil chief argued that global warming and climate change were directly ...
In a little under an hour, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will be releasing its highly ... Get More Nigeria Metro News.
A new climate change report by 91 scientists from 40 countries has warned that hundreds of millions of people around the world will face the ...
Techno Oil Unveils Made-in-Nigeria Cylinders ... The Techno Oil chief argued that global warming and climate change were directly responsible for ...
He also spoke on the devastating effect of climate change on Nigeria, adding that the ministry had to create a department to help tackle the challenges ...
But providing African and Nigerian perspective to the report, pan-Africa Director of Oxfam International, Mr. Apollos Nwafor, said: “Climate change has ...
Unless African governments take swift action against global warming, millions of people in the continent are in danger of being pushed into poverty ...
Commenting on the horrific effect of climate change on Nigeria, Jibril said that the ministry had to create a department to help deal with the challenges ...
Mr Chaudhary held bilateral talks with Cape Verde, Niger and other West African countries and discussed issues of climate change, electric mobility, ...
... of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for blaming herdsmen attacks across Nigeria on water scarcity and climate change.
Global warming solutions are the top-notch question for all countries on the Earth. The humankind has to learn how to use natural resources more ...
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja. The severe flood recorded in about 14 states in Nigeria as well as conflicts and climate change may derail efforts targeted ...
US President Donald Trump said he has yet to read a UN report warning of global warming-caused chaos unless drastic action is taken and added ...
*UN report warns world has just 12 years to halt global warming before ... make to avoid extinction from catastrophic climate change in twelve years.
His words, “Nigeria unfortunately ranks 152nd out of 157 countries in ... “Climate change is an existential threat to global development and efforts to ...
Lagarde was concerned that Nigeria's domestic revenue mobilization at 5% of ... available in Nigeria works well and works for the benefit of Nigeria. ... from the U.N. IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) that time is of ...
He also said that the focus of the EU is to increase support to Nigeria's Climate Change initiatives by working hand in hand with the Federal Ministry of ...
Speaking while declaring open the National Energy and Climate Change summit at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday, ...
The vice president said that Nigeria's energy related policies were not only geared toward energy supply security but also to mitigate global warming.
Declaring open a 2-day National Energy and Climate Change Summit at the State House Banquet Hall on Thursday in Abuja, Osinbajo said, “This is ...
No fewer than $1 trillion is required to modernise Nigeria's energy ... open a two-day National Energy and Climate Change Summit at the State House ...
Osinbajo said this on Thursday while declaring open the National Energy and Climate Change summit at the state house conference center in Abuja.
Osinbajo, who was represented by the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, spoke at the National Energy and Climate Change ...
He made the remark while declaring open the National Energy and Climate Change summit at the old Banquet Hall of the State House, Abuja.
Across Nigeria, the impact of climate change, including frequent and intense droughts and floods, have led to food, water and energy insecurity, ...
A report released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) detailing progress and pathways to limiting global warming to 1.5 ...
Osinbajo, who stated this while declaring open the National Energy and Climate Change summit at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, in Abuja, ...
He spoke yesterday during the opening ceremony of the National Energy and Climate Change summit at State House, Banquet Hall, Abuja. According ...
Speaking at the opening ceremony of the National Energy and Climate Change summit at State House, Abuja, he said the money was required in 29 ...
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo Thursday in Abuja said Nigeria needs a ... towards energy supply security and are designed to mitigate global warming.
The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) ... consumption, especially in Nigeria due to the effects of climate change.
Osinbajo stated this at the opening of the National Energy and Climate Change summit at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said the administration was ...
Speaking at the opening of the National Energy and Climate Change Summit yesterday in Abuja, the vice president stated that the Muhammadu ...
... Energy and Climate Change Summit yesterday in Abuja, the vice president ... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World ...
He said this at the opening ceremony of the National Energy and Climate Change summit at State House, Abuja, where he stated that the money was ...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that Nigeria requires about $1 ... levels about the need take concrete measures to fight climate change.
It is crucial to enhance coherence of efforts to improve climate change, sustainable development goals and disaster risk reduction to ensure resilient ...
Mohammed said the collective efforts of all Nigerians were needed in view of the threats fake news ... ”These are manifestations of climate change.
We read about earthquakes and flooding in different parts of the world. These are manifestations of climate change. So, how does it affect Nigeria?
... while declaring open the National Energy and Climate Change Summit in Abuja, said the government was making effort to develop policies that ...
Nigeria's rural and smallholder farmers have been tasked to effect new ... techniques aimed at mitigating the devastating effects of climate change.
As indicated in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C, damaging climate change ...
... that Nigeria will continue to support initiatives aimed at addressing current global challenges such as terrorism, trans-border crime, climate change ...
Climate Change in the form of increased intensity of heat and flood is being experienced in different countries around the world, including Nigeria.
... of population growth and climate change on the basin's ecosystem and called ... The minister pledged Nigerian government's commitment to fulfil its ...
Ambode said that the state was making efforts to ensure food security for the over 20 million people in the state, adding that effects of climate change ...
By Udora Orizu in Abuja ... adding that it will facilitate the promotion of the use of low global warming potential technologies in the Nigerian economy, ...
LCCI urges FG to address climate change, security challenges ... call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lagos.
... cent of controlled ozone depleting substances that were also potent global warming gases. “Nigeria has been part of these global efforts since 1998, ...
Ezemonye said this yesterday at the institution during screening of a film titled “Sallow: Food Security in Nigeria's Climate Change”, organised by ...
Besides, the consequences of the population growth and the effects of climate change are increasingly becoming alarming.'' Hamid said that the ...
Speaking in an audience with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) at the presidential villa, Abuja on Friday, he also noted the ...
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday described climate change as a major threat to the peace and prosperity of Nigeria ...
At the 2018 World Food Day, the Rome-based agency warned of the dangers ahead, citing climate change and the ethno-religious conflicts plaguing ...
By David-Chyddy Eleke in Awka. A Nigerian health research group, Nigeria Working Group of the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research ...
Awka — A Nigerian health research group, Nigeria Working Group of the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (NWG-CCGHR) has said ...
Britain's Prince Harry said on Wednesday that climate change was a daily threat for people of Fiji, and announced scholarships to study the problem.
... Ozone layer depletion and climate change effects on livelihoods especially ... Speaking at an event to commemorate the 2018 World Ozone Layer Day, held in Abuja, the UNDP Deputy Country Director in charge of Programmes, ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the massive investments on infrastructure by President Muhammadu Buhari's ...
Due to the realities of global warming, the world's climate is changing and its effect is being felt the world over. One of the most crucial elements of ...
Climate change has been explained as inexorable as population and waste ... while the Lake Chad situated in the North-East of Nigeria continues to dry up. ... The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in their most ...
“Health-conscious strategies can reduce climate change and support ... the theme “Improving Air Quality, Combating Climate Change – Saving Lives”.
The enhanced resilience and adaptation of countries to the negative impacts of climate change, as well as disaster risk insurance cover, will reduce ...
While this proven law is related to the motion of an object, it carries similar meaning in other aspects of life as well, especially in climate change.
At the recently Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) ... the earth's temperature above the 1.5C agreed by all nations including Nigeria ...
The UN scribe noted that the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the Sendai Framework for Disaster ...
The United Nations has estimated that some 77 million urban residents risk falling into poverty, if no action is taken to stop climate change. It called for ...
Ugo Aliogo examines implication of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change special report on global warming of 1.5ºC approved by ...
The AfDB said the enhanced resilience and adaptation of countries to the negative impacts of climate change, as well as disaster risk insurance cover, ...
The National Programme Coordinator, Climate Change Adaptation and Agribusiness Support Programme, (CASP), Alhaji Muhammad Lawal Idah has ...
“Anyone of my age knows that days pass at a far greater speed than when they were young,” a man nearing his 70th birthday recently told me. “But in ...
Prince Charles condemns slavery, climate change in Africa ... Duchess of Cornwall, head Tuesday to Nigeria for the final leg of their West African tour.
Prince Charles wants collective action against Climate Change ... his wife, Princess Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall are expected in Nigeria today.
The recent declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that climate change has become an existential threat to Nigeria's progress came just when ...
“Also in the area of building a friendly environment, Canada is working to assisting Nigeria in tackling challenges of climate change and building both ...
Derefaka: Why Nigeria Can No Longer Tolerate Gas Flare ... Be it for jobs, security, climate change, food production or increasing incomes, access to ...
Nigeria is nowhere near meeting its nationally determined commitment to addressing climate change and reducing carbon emissions. About 70 ...
The Prince of Wales has canceled his trip to Jos in Plateau State, Nigeria, over security concerns, following months of deadly clashes between ...
The outgoing United Kingdom High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Paul ... He blamed climate change and population growth as part of the cause root of ...
... by a number of complex reasons, climate change, pressure on resources, pressure on land, desertification in the North of Nigeria and the population ...
Following the recent bloody face-off between the security agencies of the country and the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as ...
He said: ''The problem of climate change is real. The desert encroachment is aggravating it. The population explosion in Nigeria is another big ...
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja. President ... He said, “The problem of climate change is real. ... The population explosion in Nigeria is another big challenge.
Buhari, who left Abuja for the Peace Forum in Paris, also listed climate change and desert encroachment as other challenges. According to a ...
Speaking in Abuja on Friday during a courtesy visit by the Nigerian ... Publicity) quoted him as saying: ''The problem of climate change is real.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said that population explosion, climate change and desert encroachment are some of the challenges ...
President Buhari, also identified climate change and desert encroachment as other ... The population explosion in Nigeria is another big challenge.
The outcome was that all participating countries numbering 196 agreed to the call for action against climate change—centering on reducing ...
President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja, said his administration will continue to ... According to him, ''The problem of climate change is real.
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, in Abuja, said his administration would ... He quoted him as saying, ''The problem of climate change is real.
Poverty and unemployment rates rose, and now Nigerians find themselves at another ... Climate change poses a mortal threat to their way of life.
Tarfa said, “Nigeria was selected because of its contributor to global ... as plans that will effectively address the issues of climate change,” she said.
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has said that a population explosion, climate change and desert encroachment are just some of the ...
Authored by a team of researchers involved in climate change, renewable ... It further explained that though Nigeria has no dedicated national green ...
The African Financial Alliance on Climate Change (AFAC) unveiled its guiding principles at the recently concluded Africa Investment Forum (www.
... finalists for the 2018-19 “Climate Change Needs Behavior Change” contest. ... Solar Sister (USA/Nigeria/Tanzania/Uganda) - Empowering women ...
Omotesho made this known at a two-day Policy Dialogue on Crop/Livestock Integration, organised by Synergos Nigeria, in collaboration with other ...
Sanusi, a former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, said climate change, particularly the shrinking of Lake Chad, has had a devastating effect on ...
Africa's rapidly expanding cities face huge threats from climate change over the next ... in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria's most populous city Lagos, Tanzanian business hub Dar es Salaam and Angola's capital, Luanda.
... as the general public to discuss the impacts of climate change in Nigeria and the economic, social and environmental benefits of a green economy.
Sanusi said climate change, has had a devastating effect on local ... Nigeria needed to build a strong economy and slow population growth to avoid ...
Severe drought and extreme weather conditions will become the norm in Australia unless global warming is mitigated, a report warned on Wednesday ...
The report, released by the Climate Council, found that climate change in the ... Earn As High As #3000 from Referral By Reading Latest Nigeria News ...
In the oil-rich Niger Delta of southern Nigeria, 2 million people live within 4 kilometers ... Gas flaring is also a significant contributor to global warming.
Nigeria's commercial nerve centre, Lagos, faces huge threats from climate change and attendant higher crime rates over the next 30 years, ...
According to the minister, the protocol concerns the United Nations framework convention on climate change, which is a major global issue across the ...
It is time for the Republican Party to wake up to the indisputable scientific evidence that climate change is a reality that must urgently be addressed.
... Stephen Kilebi, the Deputy Director Press of the ministry on Friday in Abuja, ... Usani said that the ministry would perfect the draft on climate change ...
Demonstrators held placards reading “Stop climate breakdown”, “Climate change equals mass murder”, “Climate crisis is a health crisis. Act now” and ...
He noted that with increasing population, the effects of climate change were manifested through gully erosions in the South East and desertification in ...
Community Empowerment Initiative (GECOME), Nigeria. - Gender and Environmental Risk Reduction Initiative (GERI), Nigeria. - Climate Change and ...
Speaking during a media climate change programme organised by Climate Change Action Movement, General Manager, Triple 'E' Systems ...
“The core challenge with water presently is climate change but then there are other man-made causes such as mining and Nigeria's decision to ...
FG To Issue Green Bond In December For Climate Change ... facilitate the funding of climate change projects across Nigeria, the Federal Government ...
... climate change projects across the country.Nigeria's Minister of State for Environment Ibrahim Jibril said that the government's readiness to issue the ...
The Coordinating Director, Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS), Vincent Isegbe, has warned beans dealers to desist from using sniper to ...
Speaking at the stakeholder's engagement on contextualizing Nigeria's water resource management in mining and energy policies in Abuja, ...
Experts Search for Sustainable Solution to Climate Change ... Health Officers Association of Nigeria (EHOAN) gather momentum, an international ...
Mahama, while proffering solutions out of the economic recession and climate change, said our various institutions of learning must be able to ...
Matrix Energy Limited during the weekend, revealed that 66% domestic and industrial energy consumers in Nigeria still relying on firewood.
Earn As High As #3000 from Referral By Reading Latest Nigeria News When You ... “We need to make joint efforts to curb the trend of global warming.
Sowumi said Nigeria was one of the lowest LPG user in Africa and that about ... to cleaner and cheaper energy and minimise effect of global warming.
U.S. President Donald Trump said he does not believe the economic impact of climate change will be devastating, as predicted by a new US ...
The DPR said on Monday that Nigeria has lost its most valued crude oil ... Global warming and other effects of fossil fuels on the natural environment ...
"Benefits would include curbing pollution, climate change, global warming impacts in local communities and providing households with clean energy, ...
Prof. Chukwumerije Okereke, is a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change of the United Nations, as well as a professor in ...
Anderson Cooper advised Trump to visit a child-friendly NASA website for an explanation in the differences between weather and climate.
... into Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger – has lost 90 per cent of its surface area due largely to unsustainable water management and climate change.
Upper chamber of the National Assembly, the Senate on Tuesday reconsidered seven bills, including the Digital Rights and Freedom (Est, etc) Bill, ...
The bills are Nigerian Aeronautical Search and Rescue Bill, 2018; Climate Change (Est, etc) Bill, 2018; Chartered Institute of Pension Practitioner of ...
Noting that the challenge posed by climate change and global warming is real and Africa must take a strong position now, the PSC Industries boss ...
Dr. Yemi-Esan said that government was committed to reducing global carbon emissions and climate change effects on the Nigerian environment and ...
Sylvester Idowu in Warri. Matrix Energy Limited has said its investment in the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in Nigeria is more of social responsibility ...
In its Greenhouse Gas Bulletin, the world body expressed fears that the trend, which is driving long-term climate change, sea level rise, ocean ...
Take climate change, the most commonly cited environmental factor considered by such sustainable investors, according to US SIF. Climate concerns ...
It has been a very long and rough road for the Climate Change bill in Nigeria as it is yet to reach the president's desk for assent; even after scaling the ...
Brazil has withdrawn its offer to host a UN climate change summit in 2019, amid international concern that president-elect Jair Bolsonoro's policies ...
Nigeria to consume 2m metric tonnes LPG by 2025 ... adding that the firm is supporting the on-going climate change campaign in Nigeria and beyond.
The experts will look to find sustainable solutions to the intractable issues resulting from climate change in the world with special focus on Nigerian.
... consumer preference for cheaper energy to minimise global warming. ... Nigerian billionaire, Indimi, pledges intervention in varsity's infrastructure ...
The UN weather agency says the world is heading in the wrong direction to slow climate change after another year of near-record temperatures.
Breaking: President Buhari Departs Abuja For Poland On Saturday To Attend Climate Change Conference. President Muhammadu Buhari departs ...
Africa's response to climate change must evolve with the times ... A continuation of current trends will likely result in global warming of around 3.2°C by ... in the cassava value chain – for which Nigeria holds the global comparative ...
President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja Saturday for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) ...
President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Saturday for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Climate Change Conference ...
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Saturday, December 1, for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the ...
During the Leaders' Summit at COP24, Buhari will deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by ...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will on Saturday, December 1, ... to reverse the negative effects of climate change in Africa and the world.
Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday depart Abuja for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Conference ...
President Buhari departs Abuja Saturday for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the UN ...
At the conference, scheduled for December 2, Buhari will deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change ...
WorldStage Newsonline– President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will ... under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Saturday (today) for the 24th ... Nigeria serves on the committee on climate change in Africa.
President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart Abuja for Katowice, Poland, ... Nations (UN) Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
During the summit, President Buhari will deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing ...
Climate change: Buhari, 3 governors leave for Poland ... deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top 10 ... session of the Climate Change Conference known as the Parties (COP24).
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja for Katowice, Poland on ... under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
He will also use the occasion to accentuate Nigeria's willingness to work with international partners to reverse the negative effects of climate change in ...
President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja today for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under ...
He will deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing the goals set out in its National ...
UN Secretary Says COP24 Climate Change Conference Taking Place In ... Earn As High As #3000 from Referral By Reading Latest Nigeria News ...
President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Saturday for Poland to the 24th session of the Climate Change Conference known as the Parties (COP24) ...
By Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday depart Abuja for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the ...
President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to leave Abuja today for ... the Parties (COP24) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ...
President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja today for Katowice, Poland, to attend the 24th session of the Climate Change Conference known as ...
President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Saturday for Poland to attend the 24th session of the Climate Change Conference known as the Parties ...
Adesina disclosed that the president will deliver a national statement highlighting the commitment of Nigeria to addressing climate change by ...
Africa Paying a High Price Due to Climate Change ... es-salam, Tanzania (4,8); Abuja (4,5), and Lagos (3,5) in Nigeria; Addis Abeba (4,3), in Ethiopia, ...
This information is contained in a statement issued by the President's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Friday.
It is expected that President Buhari will deliver a national statement to underscore Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by ...
In a document on Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme that was ... of scarce natural resource and fuel, and also contributes to climate change. In 2017, Nigeria ranked 7th place in the league of gas flare nations with ...
As the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the United Nations' Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) kicks ...
He will deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing the goals set out in its nationally ...
GBAMU GBAMU, Nigeria — Music blasts from King Royal Guesthouse, a small ... By 2020, Nigeria wants to have plans laid for more solar mini-grids that ... policy and moved to sign the Paris accord to combat global climate change.
Buhari arrives Poland for climate change summit ... statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing the ...
... to accentuate Nigeria's willingness to work with international partners to reverse the negative effects of climate change in Africa and the world over.
... on Monday morning deliver a national statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing the goals set out ...
President Buhari is expected to deliver a speech at the gathering, highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by implementing ...
He observed that Nigeria, as a member of the Committee of the African Heads of State on Climate Change, would continue to address the challenges ...
In May 2016, the invasion of the Tuta absoluta moth was all Nigerians were ... With climate change, desertification is threatening Nigeria's north, and ...
President Buhari, who is in Poland to attend the UN Climate Change Conference COP24, reaffirmed that “no territory of Nigeria is under the control of ...
The Bank at the forefront of Climate Change and ready to ensure the voice of 54 ... At the forefront of the fight against climate change in Africa, the African ... Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan.
Presidential candidate of Abundant Nigerian Renewal Party (ANRP), Tope Kolade Fasua, says Nigeria has no reason to attend climate change ...
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has tasked stakeholders in ... According to the foundation, in the last six years, Nigeria is estimated to ... the ever-increasing population and impact of climate change on the forest sector.
At-risk nations to urge others to pay fair share in climate change fight ... The presidents of at-risk states such as Honduras, Nigeria and Bangladesh are ...
(CNN) Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has denied claims that he died .... Shehu said Buhari was in Poland to attend the UN Climate Change ...
The president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, denied having died and ... of the Parties under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.
(CNN) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has denied claims that he died ... Shehu said Buhari was in Poland to attend the UN Climate Change ...
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday dispelled rumours that he ... community in Poland, where he was attending a UN climate change summit. ... Rumours about his demise spread across Nigeria last year, when the ...
The presidents of at-risk states such as Fiji, Nigeria and Nepal are expected at ... For some nations, the time to adapt to the effects of climate change is ...
Monday will see leaders from at-risk nations such as Fiji, Nigeria and Nepal ... For some nations, the time to adapt to the effects of climate change is ...
Nigerian President Says He's Alive, Not an Impostor ... "We urge that effort to address the challenges of climate change be pursued within multilateral ...
President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari is presently in Kraków, ... statement highlighting Nigeria's commitment to addressing climate change by ...
“At the forefront of the fight against climate change in Africa, the African ... Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and South Sudan.
Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday in Katowice, Poland, said no country can confront climate change alone, urging UN-member ...
With climate change, desertification is threatening Nigeria's north, and shorter rainy seasons are making it more difficult to grow food. In contrast, near ...
By Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari has urged UN-member countries to rededicate themselves to the task of rebuilding and ...
President Buhari also used the occasion to highlight what Nigeria had done and is doing on climate change after the adoption of the Paris Agreement ...
While Nigeria is sub-Saharan Africa's biggest tomato producer, generating ... With climate change, desertification is threatening Nigeria's north, and ...
Businesses like GEB are aiming to fight climate change. .... With climate change, desertification is threatening Nigeria's north, and shorter rainy ...
“I would like to reiterate Nigeria's commitment to constructively supporting multilateral action aimed at addressing climate change. We must rededicate ...
John Ameh, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that fighting climate change was not a task any single country could succeed in ...
Buhari speaking at the Official Opening ceremony of the Climate Change ... He disclosed that Nigeria had commenced the implementation of its ...
President Buhari warned that the challenges of climate change, including ... ''We in Nigeria have commenced the implementation of our Nationally ...
LAGOS, NigeriaNigeria's president took the extraordinary step of denying rumors that he died and was replaced by a body double, telling the ...
President Muhammadu Buhari says no country can confront climate change ... He disclosed that Nigeria had commenced the implementation of its ...
The President who stated that no country can confront climate change ... In this regard, Nigeria believes in joint and cooperative efforts to tackle the ...
"Nigeria believes in joint and cooperative effort to tackle the problem," Buhari said, noting that climate change effects are felt more acutely in ...
The President warned that the challenges of climate change, including ... that a consensus was reached at the Abuja Conference that an inter-basin ...
Buhari used the occasion to highlight what Nigeria had done and doing on climate change after adoption of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change ...
President Buhari said this on Monday during an interaction with Nigerians at ... of his engagements on the sidelines of the global summit on Climate Change, ... Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday in Abuja wondered how a ...
Buhari, in his address, warned that the challenges of climate change, ... in Abuja to create additional awareness globally on the serious environmental ...
"Nigeria believes in joint and co-operative effort to tackle the problem," Buhari said, noting that climate change effects are felt more acutely in ...
Buhari, who is in Kotowice, Poland for the global summit on Climate Change, said rather than lamenting over Nigeria's history of corruption and ...
The United Nations (UN) Climate Change Conference (COP24) kicked off ... Speaking on Lake Chad, the President reaffirmed that Nigeria was ...
UN Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the world is in “deep trouble'' due to climate change. Guterres gave the warning at the 24th ...
President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that fighting climate change was ... ''We urge that efforts to address the challenges of climate change be ... in February this year in Abuja looked into the possibility of channeling water ...
The president told his Polish counterpart that Nigeria was facing serious climate change challenges, particularly the receding Lake Chad, which is a ...
Wind erosion. The lands which are situated in the northern part of Nigeria are constantly being “blown away”. Climate change. Soil degradation.
In another meeting with President Andrzej Duda of Poland, Buhari said Nigeria is facing serious climate change challenges, particularly the receding ...
President Muhammadu Buhari speaking at the Official Opening ceremony of the Climate Change COP24 and Leader's Summit in Katowice, Poland.
Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari may have begun subtle moves to ... the opportunity of the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference, COP24, ...
Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari has pledged that his government ... Berset, on the margins of the UN Climate Change Conference, COP24.
He said that for Nigeria to succeed in the implementation, all hands must be on deck with the participation of government at all levels. ... Swiss President Alain Berset, on the margins of the UN Climate Change Conference, COP24.
Rural Electrification: Nigeria Gets $200m AfDB, China Loan ... Quoting AfDB's Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth, ...
“Just look at the recent scientific evidence including that of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change, it indicates that we need to take drastic ...
UN launches $25bn aid for 93m people in Nigeria, others ... UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) between December 2 and 4.
Van der Bellen, who indicated his country's interest to cooperate with Nigeria on recharging the Lake Chad, talked about climate change challenges in ...
President Buhari is the first president we have who has recognized the full impact climate change has throughout Nigeria. For the herder, crisis is not a ...
Quoting AfDB's Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth, Amadou Hott, the statement added that he endorsed the ...
He told his Polish counterpart that Nigeria was facing serious climate change challenges, particularly the receding Lake Chad, which is a source of ...
UN launches $25bn aid for 93m people in Nigeria, other countries ... UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) between December 2 ...
The bilateral meeting held on the margins of the UN Climate Change ... (IDPs) in Nigeria and to ensure the safe release of the abducted school girls.
President Muhammadu Buhari with Swiss President Alain Berset at the sidelines of the 24th Session of the UN Conference on Climate Change in ...
Buhari, who is currently attending the UN Climate Change Conference, ... The event was held at the National Women Development Center, Abuja.
The bilateral meeting held on the sidelines of the UN Climate Change ... the Chibok girls and other abducted persons in Nigeria's troubled north-east.
ADB vice-president for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth Amadou Hott said: “Given the limited amount of public financing available, ...
President Buhari, who left Abuja on Saturday for Poland to attend the 24th session of the Climate Change Conference known as (COP24), left Poland ...
He also used the occasion to accentuate Nigeria's willingness to work with international partners to reverse the negative effects of climate change in ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja from Poland where he attended the Climate Change Conference. The President who left Abuja ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja from Poland, where he participated in the opening of the United Nations Climate Change ...
''We urge that efforts to address the challenges of climate change be ... Speaking specifically on Lake Chad, the President reaffirmed that Nigeria ...
Preventive/Counter Violent Extremism Intervention For Nigeria ... Poverty: Poverty is a common denominator in Nigeria especially in the north where ... Climate Change: Climate change phenomenon has become a front burner issue ...
... of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in State House on 28th March 2017 ... Why would any well-meaning Nigerian stand against efforts to upgrade our ... It is about granting Nigerians their constitutional right to choose their ...
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday returned to the country after attending the World climate change seminar in Poland. He was received on ...
Nigeria's Electrification Project (NEP) has received a $200 million loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and China through the Africa ...
Buhari's major principles on climate change, by Garba Shehu .... the consequences of climate change imposed on Nigeria and other African countries.
As in the rest of the world, the impacts of climate change are unlikely to abate anytime soon in West Africa. In Nigeria, the devastating effects of climate ...
In addition, climate change will make the country hotter and shift precipitation patterns, although scientists don't know exactly how much.
The President also did his duty of projecting Nigeria as a responsible ... to the consequences of climate change imposed on Nigeria and other African ...
Environmental experts from other parts of the world joined their Nigerian ... Climate change will make drought and flooding more frequent, according to the U.N. ... the earth's atmosphere and, therefore, contributing to global warming.
Environmental Activists under the aegis of National Coalition on Gas Flaring and Oil Spill in the Niger Delta (NACGOND) have advised Nigerians in ...
President Buhari's Major Principles On Climate Change .... led to the consequences of climate change imposed on Nigeria and other African countries.
Bande said: “As we all know, the Lake Chad region has been facing its worst crisis ever, primarily because of the impact of climate change.
Buhari's Major Principles On Climate Change – By Garba Shehu ... led to the consequences of climate change imposed on Nigeria and other African ...
President Muhammadu Buhari's assertion that no country can confront climate change alone should serve as save our soul to Nigeria's development ...
Nigeria has lauded the international support to the country and neighbouring ... These challenges, like climate change, mismanagement of natural ...
Nigeria did adopt a climate change strategy as part of the UN policy process which culminated in the Paris Agreement, but it does not seem to have ...
Climate justice groups have said it is inevitable that some of the partners, the big polluters, in the ongoing United Nations Climate Change Conference ...
The meeting looked forward to successful outcomes of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the ...
These challenges, like climate change, mismanagement of natural resources, cross border and international crime, are at the root of some of the worst ...
US President Donald Trump on Saturday once again attacked the Paris agreement on fighting climate change, citing the ongoing protests in the ...
Currently, 64% of the Sahel's population – covering Senegal, Nigeria, ... are party to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), ...
Between 2011 and 2015, the African Development Bank provided nearly $12 billion in financing projects that generated climate change mitigation and ...
At the 21st Conference of the Parties in Paris in 2015, Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), reached a ...
Listed on both the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the FMDQ Securities ... The effects of climate change, for instance, have also been felt in our nation ...
Experts of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) have ... These are some of the milestones of where we are with climate change, and ... Mega cities like Lagos in Nigeria, or Kinshasa in the Republic of Congo, are ...
... awards research grants to six researchers in climate change science ... Climate Change Science: Dr. Daniel Akinyele of Nigeria, Dr. Lindani Ncube ...
... Research Grants in Climate Change Science: Dr. Daniel Akinyele of Nigeria, Dr. Lindani Ncube of South Africa, Dr. Ayansina Ayanlade of Nigeria, ...
Rwandan doctor wins research grant in climate change science ... and how best farmers in Nigeria can sustainably adapt to climate change etc.
Nigerian minister resigns to become emir ... the entire length of Nigeria and has “seen the devastation caused by climate change” and effect of conflict ...
Nigeria's Minister Of Environment Ibrahim Jibrin Resigns ... the entire length of Nigeria and has “seen the devastation caused by climate change” and ...
Dr Daniel Akinyele: one of the three Nigerian academics given grant by Kigali based AIMS to do research on climate change. Three Nigerian ...
Three Nigerians, Daniel Akinyele, Ayansina Ayanlade, and Adanna Henri-Ukoha are among the six beneficiaries of the first cohort of the Africa ...
The Climate Change Reality ... the United Nations (UN) Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in Krakow, Poland, Nigeria joined ...
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said it will “not only be immoral, but suicidal”, should the world body fail to agree on climate change action ...
Two dozen ice blocks have been shipped from Greenland to London where they'll ultimately melt to raise awareness of climate change. The blocks ...
“To waste this opportunity would compromise our last best chance to stop runaway climate change,” Mr Guterres said. “It would not only be immoral, ...
... in Climate Change Science: Dr. Daniel Akinyele of Nigeria, Dr. Lindani Ncube ... The AIMS Small Research Grants in Climate Change is part of the ...
The Drilldown: Nigeria sues Shell, Eni, for $1 billion over 2011 deal ... Faced with new scientific evidence of global warming, a group of nations has ...
Towards arresting the future effect of climate change likewise managing its recent effect, AIMS awarded these researchers research grants to provide ...
Global Warming Cabinets Market Analysis | Manufacturer, Region, Type, Size ... Middle East and Africa (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Nigeria and South ...
That is the message from African delegates as the world prepares to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change in Katowice, Poland, this week ...
This measure assesses the proportion of a cities' gross regional product that will be at risk of loss to climate change. Lagos, Nigeria, and Addis Ababa, ...
By Sonny Atumah. The French government, last week, succumbed to the sustained nationwide protests against higher fuel taxes. President Emmanuel ...
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that the continent should unlock the power of its women and girls if it is to adapt to climate change, ...
At the heart of the matter is how each nation funds action to mitigate and adapt to climate change, as well as how those actions are reported.
Isa Ngolda carrying her youngest child on her lap, while she tells of the escape of the family from Nigeria. One day it had become just too much, says ...
Nigeria and 196 other parties have adopted a robust set of guidelines for implementing the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement, which ...
*Decries 3.7% deforestation rate. By James Emejo in Abuja. The Minister of Environment, Mr. Suleiman Hassan, on Monday said a draft national ...
So the cycle continues.” Over the last few years, as Nigeria's rural population has boomed and climate change has dried up traditional grazing areas, ...
Over the last few years, as Nigeria's rural population has boomed and climate change has dried up traditional grazing areas, farmers and cattle ...
James Emejo in Abuja. The Minister of Environment, Mr. Suleiman Hassan, yesterday said a draft of the national Forest Reference Emission Level ...
Abuja — The Minister of Environment, Mr. Suleiman Hassan, yesterday said a draft of the national Forest Reference Emission Level (FREL) for the ...
"The failure of the state in the fight against climate change reflects a lack of respect in its obligation to protect the environment and the health and ...
... in rural Nigeria to rethink their views on climate change before it's too late. ... We need to break the link between religion and climate change.
Generator use in Nigeria is on the rise because of constant power outages. Nigerian businesses spend more than half their budgets on generators ...
Curtain falls on Conference of the Parties (COP24) in Poland: African Development Bank more resolute than ever to fight against climate change in ...
Rapid population growth in Nigeria and climate change are the two main factors that have forced farmers and cattle herders into closer quarters.
Michael said that governments at all levels should show political will to educate Nigerians on the effects of climate change, how to mitigate and adapt it ...
According to 2011 Climate Vulnerability Index (CCVI), climate change could result to a loss of over $100billion to $460billion of Nigeria's gross ...
While restating that reducing fossil fuels which contribute to climate change was a necessary action, Macron added that it "must not put the problems of ...
Often people here in Nigeria blame the West for climate change, and if you look at it they have a point. But the truth is we have become a global village ...
FG: Nigeria's 3.7% deforestation rate alarming ... forestry was another intervention that Nigeria needs to tackle the climate change effects He said: “The ...
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Nigerian eco-artist Stanley Aneto is on a mission to use his work to engage younger generations in environmental ...
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday called for stronger solidarity by West African leaders to tackle the challenges of ...
underscored the severity of climate change. Brazil's foreign ministry cited "financial and budgetary restrictions" and the government transition, but ...
... leaders to solve the problems of crime, terrorism, and climate change. ... West African States Authority of Heads of State and Government, in Abuja, ...
Addressing the 54th ordinary session of the Economic Community of West African States Authority of Heads of State and Government, in Abuja on ...
Addressing the 54th ordinary session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government, in Abuja on Saturday, Buhari said important ...
Hungarian experts to help Nigeria tackle flooding ... In a bid to find solutions to flooding in Nigeria, the Federal Government says it is planning to ... one is climate change of course, second is poor watershed management which again ...
In a bid to find solutions to flooding in Nigeria, the Federal Government says it is planning to engage experts from Hungary to assist Nigeria to provide ...
See also: Climate change in Nigeria 2017. Every citizen of the country can do simple actions to help the process of water conservation, for example:.
In my own area where I work, I know that pediatric cases in Nigeria are still ... Unfortunately, the impact of climate change is worsening the situation.
... economic growth, which is the key recommendation by the United Nation Advisory group on Energy and climate change that countries like Nigeria ...
Climate change-induced disasters cost nations at least $100 billion in 2018, a watchdog said Thursday, warning the spate of deadly wildfires, floods ...
Ramage said that the IWC, where Japan will now have observer status, can focus on increasingly serious threats to whales such as climate change, ...
There are also indirect ways in which climate change can affect Nigerian agriculture. Rising sea levels, heavier rainfall, and extreme heat can all take ...
... the lead of the United States in moving Brazil's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and has been critical of international efforts to fight climate change.
He reiterated one of his calls during 2018 over climate change, saying it was still “running faster than we are,” and that deepening geo-political ...
A bill to provide a legal framework for mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy was passed. Nigeria became ...
Unpredictable weather linked to climate change is laying waste to ... And the link between climate change and debt bondage is stark, explains Naly ...
For example, on a recent visit to Nigeria, my home country, I saw firsthand the impact that climate change and environmental mismanagement can ...
In this investigative piece, OLUGBENGA ADANIKIN writes on the impact of climate change in 11 northern states in Nigeria where desert encroachment ...
According to a report released early this year by the West Africa Network for Peace-building Nigeria (WANEP) and Oxfam in Nigeria, climate change, ...
The Rural Environmental Empowerment Initiative (T.R.E.E. Initiative) has called on Nigerians to engage in tree planting as part of efforts to mitigate ...
Healey is probing whether the company lied to the public or investors about how much it knew about the threat of climate change, the role of its fossil ...
The United Nations say Nigeria lost an estimated 2.8 billion dollars in ... and transhumance routes, which had been exacerbated by climate change.
... promotion of the use of EVs in Nigeria to help achieve signed global Climate Change agreements. “Uninterruptible and high quality electric power is ...
Nigeria Lost $2.8bn in Revenue in 2018, Says UN Report ... The United Nations has said that Nigeria lost an estimated $2.8 billion in revenues ... reserves and transhumance routes, which had been exacerbated by climate change.
The United Nations has said Nigeria lost an estimated $2.8 billion in ... and transhumance routes, which had been exacerbated by climate change.
The world's oceans are heating up at an accelerating pace as global warming threatens a diverse range of marine life and a major food supply for the ...
But climate change poses a threat to its ecosystem as the melting of a glacier on Santa Ines island and increased rainfall have led to rising levels of ...
Climate change comes at an inordinately great price for countries close to the equator, countries like Nigeria. The rapid drying up of our groundwater ...
... diseases like measles, environmental pollution and climate change. ... ALSO READ: New report shows Nigeria has the lowest life expectancy in ...
Data theft and cyberattacks have joined climate change in the top tier of worries, but respondents also highlighted anxiety about worsening ...
More broadly, PG&E's situation could be a harbinger of the economic toll of climate change. That all sounds like a lot, so I asked Ivan to boil it down for ...
Blames farmers, politicians, militias, population explosion, climate change ... ABUJA— The Federal Government has explained its seeming inability to end the ... While blaming climate change and high population explosion for the ...
"Instead, the agenda only addresses climate change as one issue of many. The Davos 'elite' are still pretending we have time to fix the climate crisis.
... ministerial press conference in Abuja, saying that the worsening effect of climate change is also taking a toll on the availability of water and forage in ...
Winners are selected by the Africa Food Prize Committee, an independent body of preeminent leaders that is chaired by the former Nigerian President ...
To address the rising water shortage in the North East and other Nigerian ... According to UNICEF Nigeria, Nigeria has made substantial progress in ... exacerbated by climate change, left over 18,000 men, women and children ...
Steps up framework for climate change ... organised by Climate Finance Accelerator held at the Lagos floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE.
Nigeria has extended the cut-off date for prospective investors willing to ... “Benefits would include curbing pollution, climate change, global warming ...
NSE Hosts NESG Powered UK-Nigerian Climate Finance Accelerator ... laid down in the Paris Agreement on climate change through investment in ...
Maihaja said, “We have adopted a multi-hazard model with a focus on hazards with the highest probability of occurrence and severity in Nigeria in the ...
The world is "losing the race" against climate change, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Thursday at the elite Davos forum, demanding bolder action ...
The European Union's Copernicus Climate Change Service published its own data on January 7 that also found 2015-2018 to be the hottest years on ...
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled that the residents had ... The meteorologists refused to blame the situation on climate change but ...
The meteorologists refused to blame the situation on climate change but however termed it climate variability even as they warned farmers not to get ...
Caused by both natural and human factors, the effects of climate change in Nigeria has resulted in deforestation, air pollution, and poor agricultural ...
Climate change is running faster than we are. And we have this paradox: the reality is proving to be worse than scientists had foreseen, and all the last ...
Religious bodies are strategic in driving the campaign against climate change and protection of biodiversity, Secretary General of Alliance of Religions ...
Washington also withdrew from the TPP trade agreement in 2016, the Paris Agreement on climate change control the next year and forced Canada ...
Experts have expressed the need for Nigeria to embrace the right technology to deal with the challenges posed by the Climate Change, including ...
But he added that broader global warming trends, which have seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree Celsius in the last 100 ...
Thousands of young people rallied in Belgium to demand action on climate change Thursday part of a wave of demonstrations led by high school ...
But the climate change may be threatening this progress. ... from its source in Nigeria to Morocco and Europe, providing gas through the regional ...
Agriculture is the highest contributor to global warming in Nigeria, a recent research conducted by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology ...
... public to view wetlands protection as a veritable solution to climate change. ... the protection of wetlands in the state and in particular Nigeria as a whole, considering the key roles played by wetlands in sustaining the environment.”.
Data released by the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as of 1st February 2019, showed ... But the climate change may be threatening this progress.
The Nigeria-Morocco Gas Pipeline (NMGP), designed to be 5,660 ... We should view this as another kind of warning that climate change will affect us ...
... issue in today's world, especially taking into account climate change and global warming. ... READ ALSO: 4 main causes of erosion in Nigeria.
Dr Muhtari Aminu-Kano, the Director-General, Nigerian Conservation ... have been susceptible to hunting, disease and threats of climate change.
It is a day that is set-aside for people all over the world to reflect on how best they can harness the values of wetlands in mitigating global warming.
Colonists brought climate change to the Americas, study finds ... was affecting the climate long before the industrial revolution and global warming.
Climate Change : Nigeria's REDD+ Programme receives fresh civil society boost ... Civil society groups in Nigeria under the umbrella of Climate and ...
Taalas said that the deadly cold snap was entirely consistent with the effects of man made climate change, including the warming of the poles.
Most studies on ice sheets have focused on how quickly they might shrink due to global warming, and how much global temperatures can rise before ...
Several thousand schoolchildren took part in a protest march against climate change in the Netherlands, police said on Thursday. The children ...
Thousands of Dutch students skipped classes to march for action on climate change on Thursday, following the example of young demonstrators in ...
Thousands of secondary school pupils gathered in central The Hague on Thursday to take part in a demonstration calling for action on climate change ...
Dominic Ayegba Okoliko. In less than nine days' time, Nigerians will be going to the polls for the 2019 general election. The country is fired up with ...
The pair also agree on climate change and China. Bolsonaro, who entered office last month, vowed to forge close ties with Washington after over a ...
Though the impact of climate change on agricultural development in Nigeria cannot be substantiated in all ramifications, experts insist that climate ...
Global warming is melting glaciers in Greenland and Antarctica, but for millions of people, ice is vanishing closer to home as lakes lose their winter ...
NIGERIA: Hadiza Mohamma sits exhausted on the earthen floor. ... Both climate change and the displacement of cattle herders from the areas in the ...
Around the world, people worry about climate change. ... May and August 2018 in 26 countries, including Russia, Canada, Argentina, and Nigeria.
... rising sea levels in Venice and deforestation in Nigeria, the film shines an ... Nevertheless, climate change scepticism persists with leaders like US ...
Hollywood veteran Harrison Ford on Tuesday attacked US President Donald Trump and other world leaders who deny climate change saying they ...
According to him, traditional bakeries daily contribute to the increased global warming which in turn triggers climate change as they still practice the ...
The image was etched in my mind and drove me to research into the subject matter. When I read on the impact of climate change on humans and the ...
“This illustrates that climate variability and extremes in part due to climate change are important factors underlying the recent rise in food insecurity and ...
But as a country, we are not taking climate change serious even when the obvious devastating impacts are taking their toll on us. The time for Nigeria ...
... while her crew packed up, around 20 activists from "Extinction Rebellion", a civil disobedience campaign group focused on climate change, blocked ...
This he maintained is bringing back the good old days of international students getting quality education in Nigerian university saying that would go a ...
Wetlands supposed to serve as panacea to climate change, help to check vulnerability to flooding, provide home for plants and animals and assist in ...
Kwame Awere-Gyekye of West Africa Biodiversity and Climate Change said that illicit trade on wildlife was not taken seriously by laws to prosecute the ...
Lake Chad Water Crisis, Climate Change Take Centre Stage At Hague ... The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the high level conference is ...
To achieve this growth, Nigeria will require a lot of energy, regardless of ... With new laws on climate change, Nigeria or any other country won't be ...
... exploring the nexus between poor procurement processes and climate change in Nigeria. Residents of Mpape, a suburb of Abuja, may have to think ...
Dying in instalments: How illegal dumpsites, failed Abuja waste project put ... and how these factors contribute to affect climate change in Nigeria.
“From our support to observers ensuring free and fair elections in Nigeria and Senegal this weekend, to the crucial training our Armed Forces provides ...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari and his closest rival Atiku ... women must be at the centre of efforts to curb global warming if the world is to ...
Dying by instalment: How the failed Abuja waste project puts Mpape residents ... and how these factors contribute to affect climate change in Nigeria.
... issuance of this bond will create a path to financing Nigeria's climate change objectives and also unlock the country's economic growth potential'.
The fragile security in Nigeria, set to become the world's third-most populous country by 2050, has been a central theme in the run-up to national ...
... the issuance of this bond will create a path to financing Nigeria's climate change objectives and also unlock the country's economic growth potential.
... in the Nigerian financial sector, we believe that the issuance of this bond will create a path to financing Nigeria's climate change objectives and also ...
The Science Prize, which recognises outstanding scientific achievements by Nigerians and non-Nigerians, will this year focus on Climate Change: ...
... we believe that the issuance of this bond will create a path to financing Nigeria's climate change objectives and also unlock the country's economic ...
The FMPR stated that consistent with Nigeria's commitments for the reduction of greenhouse gas under the Paris Climate Change Agreement, the ...
... issuance of this bond will create a path to financing Nigeria's climate change objectives and also unlock the country's economic growth potential".
Nigeria's elections took place in a generally peaceful environment, the head of the African Union observer mission said on Monday, in his first public ...
He referred to the emergence of the Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram, whose insurgency is nearly 10 years old. ... The summit -- a followup on the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change -- on Tuesday will put forward a ...
Sahel: Growing concern over impact of climate change on the Sahel ... He referred to the emergence of the Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram, ...
“President Buhari will have to usher Nigeria into a `Low Carbon Economy' that supports transitioning from a largely ... is able to prioritise low carbon initiatives and green growth, it will be winning the wrestling against climate change.
“As an ecologist and climate advocate, my main concern is how Nigeria will improve on climate change response approach or strategy that will better ...
The Programme Manager, Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation ... global warming while committing to a national flare-out target by year 2020.
Africa is being severely impacted by climate change. From floods in the Lake Victoria basin to drought in Somalia, to environmental degradation in the ...
The board of the global fund created to support the efforts of developing countries to fight climate change has approved nine new climate resilience ...
Nigeria is facing the reality of climate change and fast depleting environment, what should the states be doing to find sustainable solutions to the ...
... emerging researchers from South Africa, Benin, Nigeria, Liberia and Kenya. ... “Climate change poses serious development challenges for Africa, from ... “Global warming increased the chances of this event threefold,” New said.
“The importance of marine species to Nigeria's development cannot be ... of Nigeria as the loss of marine wild life occasioned by climate change has ...
The study, published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change, looked at the effect of marine heat waves on the diversity of life in the ocean.
Airlines are doing too little in the fight against global warming, a study funded by investors with $13 trillion of assets under management said on ...
The United Nations, US, Consulate General, in collaboration with the International Climate Change Development Initiative (ICCDI) and the Wildlife of ...
(CNN) Climate change is already triggering devastating weather events across the planet, including prolonged droughts, flash floods and wildfires.
With Nigeria's expanding economy and population, put at 200 million, ... If Nigeria encourages green buildings, the impact of global warming/climate ...
Buhari, God permitting, will be the Nigerian President until May 2023. .... with the responsibility of checking loss of farmland due to climate change.
A French collège student has demanded an answer on climate change from President Emmanuel Macron, during the latest installment of the national ...
Researchers Examine Human Impact On Climate Change In Africa ... National Laboratory is working with experts and reseachers from Benin, Nigeria, ...
This week's news included stunning shots from tornado devastation in Alabama, protests raging against climate change and gender inequality, and a ...
It will likely boost landscape restoration work to the top of national agendas, building on a public demand for action on issues such as climate change, ...
He stated that the vulnerability of the country's coastal wetlands to climate change consequently required greater attention to develop mitigation ...
... of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. ”The late Ambassador was also the interim Chairman of the Nigerian ...
In a bid to propagate strategies of mitigating climate change, we decided to focus our advocacy and engagements around Tree Planting (which we ...
Gunmen in Nigeria abducted a Lebanese construction worker and killed another ... According to Reuters, Kano is the economic heart of northern Nigeria, ... the Paris Agreement to mitigate the effects of climate change, we could also ...
Lac Province in western Chad has been severely affected by the conflict in neighbouring Nigeria. Violence, displacement, climate change and a lack ...
... floods and superstorms made worse by climbing sea levels, there is a growing political consensus that climate change poses a future risk to billions.
Governments and business must help countries in Africa deal with the fallout of climate change, the head of the World Bank said Wednesday as her ...
The US-based Avaaz human rights and climate change campaign site tracked the 100 most viral pieces of fake news that circulated on Facebook ...
Shaw, who is Climate Change Minister and whose party is part of the ruling centre-left coalition, was not seriously injured. His office said two members ...
With climate change, Nigeria and other parts of the world have begun to experience higher water levels which cause flooding even in places not prone ...
NEW YORK - While Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Jos, Nigeria - this ... Crux: In your remarks at the United Nations, you mentioned climate change ...
"We have proposed Greta Thunberg because if we do nothing to halt climate change it will be the cause of wars, conflict and refugees," Norwegian ...
Like that duology, War Girls is set in an alternate version of Nigeria, but this time ... Climate change and nuclear disasters have rendered much of earth ...
"Climate change continues to be a major threat to sustainable development worldwide. And its impact places a disproportionately heavy burden on the ...
The World Bank has announced plans to inject $22.5bn (£17bn) over five years from 2021 to help Africa tackle climate change problems.
Four environmental NGOs on Thursday sued the French government for failing to uphold its commitments on fighting climate change, the latest in a ...
AfDB to provide 25 bln USD to fight against climate change in 5 years ... Adesina said the financing required to deal with climate change should come ... to Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
He said the financing required to deal with climate change should come from ... noting that AfDB created the Africa Financial Alliance for Climate Change, ... Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
However, a recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report indicated that the scale up of private capital efforts towards the ...
BOTH the World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) will provide 47.5 billion dollars for Africa to combat climate change for five years.
AfDB to provide $25 bn to fight climate change ... Mr Adesina said the financing required to deal with climate change should come from the private sector. ... Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
Considering Africa's high vulnerability despite contributing the least to climate change, the African Development Bank has successfully raised its ...
Nigerian lady emerges Commonwealth Young Person of the Year ... Osowobi is among four exceptional young people from India, Nigeria, the ... of their efforts to end hunger, sexual violence, sanitation issues and climate change.
'Femi Asu. The World Bank and the African Development Bank said on Thursday that they would together commit $47.5bn by 2025 to help African ...
A global day of student protests aimed at spurring world leaders into action on climate change to protect the planet for future generations kicked off in ...
AfDB commits USD 25 bn to fight against climate change ... He said the financing required to deal with climate change should come from the ... East Africa to Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Thursday pledged the commitment of $25billion to help Nigeria and other African countries fight the threat of ...
AfDB to provide $25bn to fight climate change in 5 years ... Adesina said that the financing required to deal with climate change should come ... Africa to Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
“Consequently, the Bank launched the African Financial Alliance for Climate Change (AFAC) to link all stock exchanges, pension and sovereign ...
The World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) has pledged to commit $47.5bn by 2025 to help African nations tackle climate change.
War Girls is set in a futuristic, Wakanda-esque version of Nigeria, and here is ... Climate change and nuclear disasters have rendered much of earth ...
African farmers want GMO seeds to help weather climate change ... From Kenya to Nigeria and from Sudan to South Africa, farmers are transitioning.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on China, global warming, and President ... Search and rescue work continues in Nigeria a day after a building ...
Regional and international level discussions on climate change have ... of the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoEN, ...
Lagos – The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) on Friday called for the speedy passage of the Climate Change Act to keep Nigeria safe from ...
For us as an enterprise and what we do, we have a global problem on our hands water hyacinth is not just a Nigerian problem it's not a Kenyan ...
The World Bank and the African Development Bank said on Thursday that they would together commit $47.5bn by 2025 to help African countries ...
He talked about his experience of living in Nigeria and Italy, raising his awareness about the monsters of climate change. The article – described by ...
AfDB earmarks 25 Billion Dollars for Climate Change Fight ... East Africa to Nigeria, Mali and Senegal in West Africa under its desert to power initiative.
Gombawa said that campaign on environmental challenges especially on climate change was very important going by the current situation, especially ...
He summarizes the work of the Team54 project, specific climate change issues ... Phone:+2349034681246 (Nigeria/Whatsapp), +16173839610 (US).
... the actualisation of this long-term objective and agriculture development is climate change, especially in a developing economy like Nigeria. Mostly ...
At the heart of much of the debate over climate change, today, is the ... As of 2018, Dr. Bukar Hassan replaced Goni Ahmed as head of Nigeria's ...
The French Embassy in Nigeria on Monday reaffirmed the country's ... He said Nigeria and France would partner in such areas as climate change, ...
A 28-year-old Nigerian, Ayodeji Osowobi, has been named Commonwealth Young Person of the Year 2019 Year, becoming the first Nigerian ...
“We want to work on key issues, such as climate change, which is a very serious issue for Nigeria; France is very committed to it, which is one area we ...
Sadly, a major challenge to the actualisation of this long-term objective and agriculture development is climate change, especially in a developing ...
The French Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Jérôme Pasquier,made this ... He said Nigeria and France would partner in such areas as climate change, ...
WorldStage NewsOnline—-France has announced plan to boost relations with Nigeria in such areas as climate change, education and fight against ...
Nigeria's latest presidential election cycle has been bad news for democracy in ... Moreover, they were mute on climate change, urbanization, and a ...
Tani whose full name is Tanitoluwa has just won his seventh trophy in just over one year of playing chess at the New York State chess championship.
Abuja – Some residents of Abuja have called for development and ... in greenhouse gas emissions and contribute to climate change mitigation.
According to Jérôme Pasquier, France and Nigeria will join hand to work on diverse areas including education, climate change and fight against ...
THE France Embassy in Nigeria reaffirmed the country's commitment to ... said Nigeria and France would partner in such areas as climate change, ...
The French Embassy in Nigeria on Monday reaffirmed the country's ... said Nigeria and France would partner in such areas as climate change, ...
New Zealand and Gun Control … Nigeria Attacks … The left has preached Climate Change since 1989 … Social media and online De-platforming …
... in anticipation of the Issuance, launched the Nigerian Green Bond Market ... The bank supports the global climate change mitigation and adaptation ...
Wigwe said the bank supported the global climate change mitigation and adaptation agenda and was seeking to promote responsible green lending ...
Tourism
'Tourism remains Africa's untapped diamond'
Nigeria Tourism: 3 Tough Challenges and 5 Solutions
Political class urged to shun medical tourism
Tourism can generate more revenue than oil for Nigeria and Africa —Teketel Kumneger
Ogbunike Cave: Nigeria's neglected tourism goldmine
CAC, NTDA partner on tourism
Medical Tourism: Drain On Resources
Issues that shaped Nigeria's tourism in 2017
Expert canvasses annual arts fair to boost tourism
China makes $832b from tourism
Uganda tourism sector gets buses boost
When tradition, culture, tourism fused in Ekiti community
Nigeria: Recession Has Reduced Medical Tourism - Experts
Bankable partnerships and Nigeria's tourism potential
LASUTH aims to reduce medical tourism
Ambode keen on marketing Lagos tourism values
Edo unveils tourism desks at Benin Airport
ABUTH partners Aster to end overseas medical tourism
Giant Strides of Heritage Bank in Nigeria's Tourism Sector
'Nigeria loses N1trn annually to education tourism'
Calabar Carnival: Heritage Bank's partnerships making Nigeria tourism destination in Africa
Edo gets tourism information desks at Benin Airport
Argungu … A tourism 'hub' waiting to be tapped
Govt inaugurates committee to host African tourism ministers
Nigeria: Minister Inaugurates Committee for World Tourism Conference
Reps Move To Regulate Medical Tourism By Public Officials
Reps move against medical tourism
Tourism Federation Collaborates With NBS To Enhance Data Collection –Official
Nigeria Has Potentials To Attract Medical Tourism, Says Health Minister
Expert advocates policy against medical tourism
Virtual reality will transform Nigeria's tourism industry – stakeholder
Etihad Airways expands services to Nigeria
NANTA President urges FG to reposition tourism, aviation in Nigeria
Tourism: Jos Residents Laud Pageantry Competition
Trinidad & Tobago Explores Lagos Tourism Benefits
Ambode receptive to tourism innovation, by Commissioner
BUA Group set to reduce medical tourism
'Nigeria needs to invest in aviation sector to grow tourism'
Nigeria: Aregbesola Urges End to Medical Tourism, Says Herdsmen Killings Consequences of ...
Tourism Has Been Relegated In Nigeria – Ogun Commissioner For Culture And Tourism
Nigeria: At Nigeria Travel Award, NTDC Boss Tasks Stakeholders On Domestic Tourism
NTDC And Moves To Promote Domestic Tourism
Public servants to be barred from medical tourism?
National Assembly Lauds NTDC' Drive On Domestic Tourism
Anti-Medical Tourism Bill Passes Second Reading In Reps
Nigeria Signs Agreements With UN On Tourism Development
Kebbi governor appoints tourism adviser to bring back Argungu
Nigeria, UNWTO sign agreement on hosting of African tourism ministers' meeting
Nigeria to host African Tourism Ministers' meeting in June
Nigeria, UNWTO sign agreement on hosting of African Tourism Ministers' Mmeting
Nigeria, UNWTO sign agreement on hosting of African Tourism Ministers' Meeting
NAL tasks government on cultural sector, tourism
Bayelsa fast becoming Nigeria's medical tourism hub —Obasanjo
Nigeria: Emir Seeks Media Support to Promote Tourism, Agriculture
Nigeria: Bayelsa Fast Becoming Nigeria's Medical Tourism Hub - Obasanjo
Bayelsa will become Nigeria's medical tourism hub - Obasanjo
UN commends Buhari's commitment to tourism development
Nigeria: Tourism to Create 100000 Jobs in One Year - Jones
Medical Tourism: Nigeria Loses Over N182bn Annually To India, Others – Reps
Reps praise Coker's tourism drive
Ushafa: A Pottery Village With Global Tourism Appeal
I Will Make Delta Business And Tourism Destination – Oghenejodiakpo
Virtual Reality in Nigerian Tourism
Making Nigeria's tourism sector viable for economic growth
Thailand strives to end sex tourism reputation
Nigeria's Wildlife and Her Eco-tourism Potentials
Over 800 Participants To Attend Tourism Transport Summit In Abuja
Reps move to curb incessant medical tourism abroad
Abuja To Host 800 Multinational Tourism Stakeholders In May
Lai Mohammed: Nigeria ready to host African tourism ministers
Lai Mohammed Assures African Tourism Ministers Best Of Nigeria's Creative Industry
Nigeria to host African Tourism Ministers in Abuja
Nigeria needs national carrier to develop tourism – Expert
Information minister assures African Tourism Ministers best of Nigeria's creative industry
Nigeria ready to host African Tourism Ministers – FG
What Nigeria needs to develop tourism – Expert
Expert: What Nigeria needs to develop tourism
Nigeria ready to host African tourism ministers — FG
FG Calls For Partnership To End Medical Tourism
Over 800 Participants To Attend Tourism Transport Summit 2018
FG Committed To Ending Medical Tourism
Nigeria: FG reaffirms commitment to end medical tourism
Senate Summons Minister Over Dwindling Culture, Tourism
Nigeria: Experts Flay Poor Funding of Museums, Loss of Tourism Heritage
Tourism Transport Summit 2018 in Abuja to witness 800 participants
Stakeholders Reiterate Support For Tourism Boom
Travel agencies chart path to aviation, tourism growth
Stop funding politicians' medical tourism , Melaye tells FG
Medical tourism: Obaseki advocates better healthcare delivery system
Nigeria's Tourism Sector Is Still Highly Underdeveloped
Plateau hosts tourism experts
NGO to create jobs for N-Delta youths in tourism, culture
'Lack of facilities, major cause of medical tourism'
VIP Express Tourism Nigeria announces 10th year anniversary
Germany's Tourism Board Accepts Bitcoin Payments
Aviation, tourism key to economic stability
'Synergy Between Aviation, Tourism will Boost Nigeria's Economy'
Nigeria: Travel Agencies Seek National Carrier to Drive Aviation, Tourism Growth
FG to stop medical tourism abroad
Demonising indigenous beliefs, cultures bane of tourism development
Support for scrabble will boost tourism – former world champion Jighere
Nigeria's Tourism Industry Targets 4% Annual Growth, N7.5bn Value
UN body names Messi responsible tourism ambassador
UN Appoints Lionel Messi As Tourism Ambassador
Ojukwu Bunker to boost Anambra's tourism industry
Abuja is ready for the tourism world – FCTA minister
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is expected to open the 61st Meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization/Commission for Africa (UNWTO/CAF), scheduled for June 4-6 in Abuja. Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed made this known yesterday in Abuja when he visited ...
Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Musa Bello, has assured the United Nations World Tourism Organisation's Commission for Africa (UNWTO-CAF) Abuja is ready to host the 61st international conference. The event is billed to hold between June 1st and 6th, 2018. Speaking when he ...
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has challenged organizers of this year's Okpekpe International 10-kilometre Road Race to ensure that more tourism receipts accrue to the state. Obaseki acknowledged that the road race has put Edo state and the host communities on the global sporting map and ...
Delta State Government says it will hold a fiesta to showcase its tourism potentials with a view to attract both local and foreign investors, reports. The Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Mr Chinye Emmanuel, disclosed this when he visited the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) and ...
Nigeria's Delta State Government said Thursday that it will hold a fiesta to showcase its tourism potentials with a view to attracting both local and foreign investors. Chinye Emmanuel, the state's commissioner for culture and tourism, according to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), disclosed this when he ...
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has commended the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, for his efforts to reposition culture and tourism in the country. The Governor gave the commendation when the Minister paid him a courtesy visit in Lagos on Thursday, ...
The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Culture and Tourism, Doctor Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama says the National Assembly will collaborate with the Ministry of Arts, Culture and Tourism to boost tourism in the country. He gave the assurance during his tour of Dubai, United Arab Emirate ...
The federal government on Thursday said it has concluded plans to use its hosting right of the 61st edition of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)/ Commission for Africa (CAF) meeting to showcase the nation's culture and tourism potential, especially those embedded in Lagos State ...
We have compiled a few of our favourite experiences that celebrate Nigerian culture and its connection to the natural wonders surrounding it. Published: 14:41 , Refreshed: 15:02; Omotolani Odumade. Print; eMail · A cross section of women at the just concluded Ojude Oba festival play. A cross section of ...
In pursuance of its commitment to cause a major shift in marketing the tourism and creative potential inherent across the state, the Lagos State Government is set to hold a tourism summit to enrich the master plan being prepared for the tourism industry in the state. The summit with the theme, “Destination ...
With its humbling beginnings with five buses, ABC Transport today is a multi-million dollar business holding one of the top spots for road transportation in Nigeria and employing well over 1,200 people. The transport company is the first of its kind to be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), and ...
Those who do not hold store by destiny believe that destiny is not a matter of chance, but a matter of choice. For goal getters, it is the push of our instincts to the pull of our purpose. Some may think that Rt. Hon. Bashorun Muyiwa Oladipo is destined to hold the number one seat in Ogun State, but destiny ...
The advocacy for the return of stolen artifacts from Benin Kingdom during the 1897 invasion has recieved a boost with the proposed building of a world class royal museum inside the Oba's palace in Benin City and discovery of where they can be located. To fast track this initiative to recover the stolen ...
Edo: Prefered Tourism Destination in Nigeria (Part 2) Nigerian Observer The advocacy for the return of stolen artifacts from Benin Kingdom during the 1897 invasion has recieved a boost with the proposed building of a world class royal museum inside the Oba's palace in Benin City and discovery of ...
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration was consciously investing huge resources to develop an enduring infrastructural architecture that would ensure that the State's tourism potentials are fully harnessed for all round economic growth and development.
Mohammed said this at the Lagos State Tourism Summit 2018 with the theme: 'Destination Lagos: Towards a Sustainable Tourism-Driven Economy'. By The Eagle Online On Apr 16, 2018. Share. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday said that it was time ...
Former President John Dramani Mahama has urged tourism authorities in Nigeria to form a strong partnership with their counterparts in Ghana to develop comprehensive tourism packages that will make the two countries the destination for tourists in Africa. “Should Accra and Lagos have tourist ...
WorldStage Newsonline— The Federal Government has called for the promotion of Lagos-Nigeria in the world history through tourism development drive. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed who stated this on Monday at the Lagos State Tourism Summit 2018 with the theme ...
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode pledged his administration's commitment to investing huge resources to develop an enduring infrastructural architecture that would ensure the State's tourism potentials are fully harnessed for all round economic growth and development. Ambode made this statement at the ...
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has said that the tourism sector contributed about N800 billion ($2.2 billion) to the Lagos Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2017. He said with the infrastructure and resources being deployed in the sector, the figure is expected to double or triple in the next five ...
Lagos – Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration was consciously investing huge resources to develop an enduring infrastructural architecture that would ensure that the state's tourism potentials are fully harnessed for all-round economic growth and development.
Abuja – Mr Folunrusho Coker, Director- General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has expressed the commitment of the corporation toward effective enlightenment of Nigerians on the tourism potential of the nation to boost the sector. The director-general made the commitment while ...
A new weekly magazine family TV show, ONGAcious, aimed at promoting Nigeria's culture, tourism and healthy living, has started showing on selected television channels across the country. ONGAcious is sponsored by Onga, a brand from the stable of Promasidor Nigeria Limited, which also ...
The long dispute between VIP Express Tourism and the Consumer Protection Council,CPC, over an alleged misconduct and wrongful dealings by VIP Express towards its customers has been resolved. A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja delivering its Judgement on 10-04-2018 in suit no: ...
Travel Nigeria has unveil plan to gather stakeholders in the country's travel, tourism and cultural industries for its 2018 Summit/Expo, where most influential travel/tourism players, industry professionals and policy makers will meet to chart a new path to the travel/tourism industry's growth. Event director ...
The tourism policy question has been a knotty one which has plagued Nigeria since independence. Whereas her contemporaries on the continent are reaping great rewards from the sub-economy, Nigeria is just beginning to tap into its real potentials, especially with the adoption of the Tourism Satellite ...
By Justina Auta. Abuja – The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) said a Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) would soon be created to ascertain the sector's monetary contribution to the nation's economy. The Director- General of the corporation, Mr Folunrusho Coker, disclosed this in an ...
The Director- General of the corporation, Folunrusho Coker, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Abuja. By The Eagle Online On Apr 22, 2018. 3 3. The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation said a Tourism Satellite Account would soon be created to ...
Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) says a Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) will soon be created to ascertain the sector's monetary contribution to the nation's economy. Folunrusho Coker, director-general of NTDC, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen on Sunday in Abuja.
Oyo State Commissioner for Information and Tourism, Mr. Toye Arulogun, has said the tourism sector has grown by 147 per cent in the last seven years. He spoke in Ibadan at the inauguration of a top-class hotel, Euro Lounge and Suites. The commissioner said a new dawn had begun, adding that the ...
The Federal Government has been called upon to develop strategies that would lead to the development of tourism in the country. The country was advised to adopt M.I.C.E (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences/Conventions and Exhibitions/Events) in attracting investments into the sector. Mr. Ikechi Uko ...
With due regard to the many factors that may be affecting our reputation-which needs to be addressed, tourism seems to be the ultimate solution to improve it. Hence, concerted efforts should be invested in by the government to boost and manage our international reputation. The impact of a not very ...
Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) Director-General Mr Folorunso Coker speaks with Assistant Editor (Arts) Ozolua Uhakheme on the critical areas of tourism and the need to appreciate tourism as a business, among other issues. Before you were appointed NTDC director-general a ...
ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's army says it wants to turn the Sambisa forest into a tourist destination. The plan, however, has a catch: the area is home to a vicious insurgency. FILE PHOTO: An abandoned tank is seen in a field in Bama, Borno State, Nigeria, August 31, 2016. REUTERS/Afolabi ...
Jinja, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | A ground breaking ceremony has taken place today to kick start the reconstruction of the Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute (UHTTI) also known as the Crested Crane Hotel in Jinja. The re-development of Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute is, ...
This picture taken on March 5, 2015 shows an arial view of the burnt-out classrooms of a school in Chibok,in Northeastern Nigeria, from where Boko Haram Islamist fighters seized 276 teenagers on the evening of April 14, 2014. Image: AFP. Nigeria's army says it wants to turn the Sambisa forest into a ...
Indeed and notably, the various tourism summits ever held by federal or states government in Nigeria were mere gatherings of portfolio experts and conclave of strange tourism advocates with no implementable programs or policy actions. We have never seen any home grown tourism desire but ...
Nigeria's army says it wants to turn the Sambisa forest into a tourist destination. The plan, however, has a catch: the area is home to a vicious insurgency. At least 34,000 people have died in Boko Haram's nine-year revolt, according to the Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project. The Islamist ...
Folorunsho Coker, director-general, NTDC. True, the potentials on the continent, as he sees them, look quite inspiring: In the past year, the international tourist arrivals in Africa were 56 million people, revealing a year-on-year growth of 6 percent in the influx; a tourism revenue of $47 billion between ...
BY FIDELIS NWANGWU. As we gradually move towards the close of the great Age of Oil, with the newer and brisk strides in the development of alternative energies, this bodes much disconcerting fortunes for mono-cultural economies like Nigeria, whose lifelines have hinged on oil receipts in the past ...
Preparation for the 7th edition of Miss Tourism Nigeria has started and the names and faces of the contestants are out. Below are the photos of contestants of Miss Tourism Nigeria 2018. See photos of Miss Tourism Nigeria 2018 contestants. Loading.
Beautiful photos of Miss Tourism Nigeria 2018 contestants Preparation for the 7th edition of Miss Tourism Nigeria has started and the names and faces … Read More. Get Connected! Click Banner! Be the 1st to know! Get the latest news straight to your inbox! Drop your email below! Join 35,186 other ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has called for cooperation among the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the generation of relevant data that will assist in making policies and planning decisions for the development of tourism in Nigeria. The Minister ...
Anambra State Commissioner for Indigenous Art, Diaspora Affairs, Culture and Tourism Mrs. Sally Mbanefo has said she will make tourism a major earner. She spoke when she visited Blessed Iwene Tansi Tomb and Obu Gad, the historical origin of the Igbo in Aguleri, Anambra East Local Government.
As the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State draws nearer, a leading aspirant, Otunba Segun Adewale, has reeled out yet another development road map for the state. Adewale, whose support among the electorate in the state has risen astronomically lately, assured the people of converting the ...
UNITED Kingdom-based Nigerian entrepreneur and Director, Discover Nigeria, Mr. Toju Francisco Da-Silva, has unveiled a new platform for the promotion of tourism as well as other business opportunities. He stated that there were many tourism potential that were untapped in the country, adding that if ...
Vice President, Southeast Federation of Tourists Association of Nigeria (FTAN), Mrs Ngozi Ngoka, has described the tourist sites in Southeast as marketable and capable of attracting increased traffic if the infrastructure are developed. She said the association was in discussion with some stakeholders ...
PARKSand Gardens in Lagos State have lived up to expectation as they have become tourists and recreation havens. Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti, who disclosed this at his Ministry's annual ministerial briefing, which held in Alausa yesterday, said the recently ...
Abuja – The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) and the Technical Mission on United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) are set to collaborate on the establishment of tourism statistics and tourist account. This was disclosed when the Technical Mission on UNWTO, led by ...
Tourism Agency Partners UNWTO On TSA Implementation Independent Newspapers Limited Abuja – The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) and the Technical Mission on United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) are set to collaborate on the establishment of tourism ...
Until Nigeria strengthens its health system and returns confidence to Nigerians on services being provided in its hospitals, the country may not be able to reverse medical tourism. Past Chairman, Board of Management, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Professor ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured that the Federal Government will leave no stone unturned to ensure the successful hosting of the United Nation World Tourism Organisation/Commission for Africa (UNWTO/CAF) meeting taking place in Abuja between 4-6 June ...
At the last recently held tourism summit by the Lagos State government, many stakeholders offered advice on how best the state could be built into a tourism destination. With the theme: “Towards A Sustainable Tourism Driven Economy”, part of the aims of the summit was to provide resource materials ...
Lolo Ngozi Ngoka is the Vice President, South East wing of the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN), with oversight functions for the organisation in Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo States. Just recently, the group hosted tour operators and journalists to a special tour of the region, ...
The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr Steve Ayorinde, on Monday said that the city/state would soon become one of the five ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (middle), flanked by his two Special Assistants, Mr Williams Adeleye (left) and Mr Segun ...
Lagos Tourism Master Plan Geared Towards Showcasing The State As A Tourism Destination – Ayorinde. Lagos Captures Spiritual Tourism In ...
By Ayodele Efunla. The Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria (MSCN) made a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture on ...
Abuja – The Presidency on Wednesday advised Nigerians to take the fictitious statement trending on social media, where President Muhammadu ...
By Jimoh Babatunde. lagos—Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has re-iterated that the UNWTO/CAF meeting to be hosted by ...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the government is working hard to tap into the potentials of entertainment and tourism in its quest to ...
It is a fundamental principle of development that relevant professional knowledge must become universally evident to a committed body of intellectuals ...
I recently witnessed a fight between two young adults within the church premises. And as expected of me, I immediately intervened. And in my effort to ...
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said the Federal Government reconises the importance of improved security in boosting Nigeria's tourism potential.
Lai Mohammed, Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu seem to be in competition for who can defend Buhari the most. What they eventually dish out to the ...
President of France, Emmanuel Macron desires to explore opportunities in Nigeria's travel, culture and youth sectors when he visits in July this year; ...
Ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) recently clamped down on 40 hoteliers and ...
Lagos – The Medical Consultant at the ABUAD Multisystem Teaching Hospital, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Dr. Olukayode Akin lade, has affirmed that travel ...
By Ola Ajayi. IBADAN—THE National Commission for Museums and Monuments, NCMM, has called on curators and heads of stations of the ...
WorldStage Newsonline— In a bid to boost and attract revenue in tourism and transport sectors, the Federal Government has called for effective ...
Rwanda has become the official tourism partner of English football club Arsenal FC, whose players will sport a “Visit Rwanda” logo on their sleeves, ...
By Bukola Adewumi. Abuja – The Country Director, International Labour Organisation (ILO), Mr Dennis Zulu, says the tourism and transportation ...
Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has lamented the neglect of the Nigeria's tourism sector by ...
Transcorp Hotels Plc has won three awards of excellence at the National Tourism Transport Summit and Expo. These are: Outstanding MICE hotel in ...
Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja. The Managing Director/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo has advised the relevant ministries and ...
The Lagos State House of Assembly has tasked the state government to explore the state's tourism sector to boost economy.Speaker, Mudashiru ...
The Managing Director/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo has advised the relevant ministries and agencies of government at the ...
With 14 new hotel projects underway and a further 11 being signed, the Group is on track to tying up the trade routes linking Nigeria. Map of Nigeria ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the stage is now set for the 61st edition of the UN World Tourism Organization ...
The maiden edition of the National Transport and Tourism Summit (NTTS) was held early this week at the International Conference Centre (ICC), ...
Information and Culture Minister Lai Mohammed said yesterday that all is now set for the 61st edition of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) ...
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (third left); Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (fourth from left) and other officials of ...
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the stage is now set for the 61st edition of the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) ...
Minister of information and culture Lai Mohammed say the forthcoming United Nations world tourism organization commission for Africa meeting to be ...
Heritage Bank emerge Nigeria's most innovative bank in tourism – Heritage Bank Plc has emerged Nigeria's most innovative banking service provider, ...
Heritage Bank Plc has been named the best “Financial Institution for Outstanding Support for Tourism” by the organisers of the National Tourism ...
Heritage Bank Plc has once again proven to be Nigeria's most innovative banking service provider, as Institute for Tourism Professionals, organisers ...
By Bamidele Famoofo. Heritage Bank Plc has been recognised for its role in promoting tourism in Nigeria. The bank was named the best financial ...
Heritage Bank Plc has been named the best "Financial Institution for Outstanding Support for Tourism" by the organisers of the National Tourism ...
The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) has confirmed Chief Mike Amachree as Nigeria's Father of Tourism in Nigeria. This is a ...
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), has advocated for an upgrade of tourism from the sidelines to a core national agenda in ...
Stakeholders present at the maiden edition of the National Transport and Tourism Summit (NTTS) have underscored the importance of connectivity ...
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has declared tourism as the future of Nigeria as the nation hosts the 61st UNWTO ...
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) on Sunday declared that tourism is the future of Nigeria as it reiterated its readiness to ...
Nigeria's minister of Information Lai Mohammed says the country is ready to host the 61st United Nations World Tourism Organization Commission For ...
Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Muhammed, on Sunday June 3rd 2018, revealed that the federal government has so far spent ...
Over 508 delegates from 50 African countries have arrived the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja for the 61st UNWTO/CAF Meeting. The delegates which ...
Published on 04.06.2018 at 10h21 by APA News. Share. More than 26 African Tourism Ministers, 166 foreign delegates and 332 Nigerian delegates ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the call on Monday in Abuja at the opening of 61st United Nations World Tourism ...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday called on tourists and investors in the tourism sector to consider Nigeria as their second home. Buhari ...
In its resolve to practically make tourism one of the mainstays of Nigeria's economy, the Federal Government has promised to encourage both ...
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday disclosed that his administration has invested heavily in tourism development. Speaking at the opening ...
Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari said, yesterday, that his administration will grant pioneer status to tourism projects in Nigeria. He said this ...
By VICTOR NZE. United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) can assist Nigeria attract more investments by boosting the country's tourism ...
The Nigerian Government has announced a package of incentives to boost tourism projects and attract investment. Some of the initiatives include ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism and investment, which will improve the economy. The President ...
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, assured the international community that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism, citing improved security ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism, citing improved security and country's burgeoning economy.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday said tourism sector accounted for 34 per cent of GDP and about 20 per cent of the nation's ...
Latest NBS report says tourism contributes 34% of Nigeria's GDP – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday said tourism sector accounted ...
By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja argued that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism. Buhari, who ...
The President stated this when he received Zurab Pololikashvili, the Secretary-General of United Nations World Tourism Organisation at the ...
Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declared that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism to thrive, citing improved security and the ...
Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, assured the international community that Nigeria is safe and secure for ...
President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism, citing improved security and country's burgeoning economy. The President ...
Nigeria is now safe and secure for investment as the booming economy is an indication, says President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari said this on ...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday restated that Nigeria is now safe and secured for tourism and business investment.
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja declared that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism, citing improved security and country's ...
President Muhammadu Buhari declared yesterday that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism, citing improved security and the country's burgeoning ...
Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja argued that Nigeria was safe and secure for tourism. Buhari who cited improved security ...
About 27 ministers of culture and tourism and over 180 delegates from across the world are currently in Nigeria for the 61st session of United Nations ...
comments. by AIT / 6 hours ago / International News. The Secretary General of the world tourism organisation Zurab Pololikashvili has given thumbs ...
IT is heartwarming to note that in spite of daunting security challenges facing the nation and its infrastructural deficits the tourism sector has continued ...
In a bid to transform Nigeria into a tourist sector destination in Africa and position it as lever of Nigeria's economic growth and development, Heritage ...
Nigerian music has taken news of the country's creativity out of its shores. It might also help in bringing foreigners into the country, as Nigeria's minister ...
Following the successful hosting of the 61st United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) conference, the ...
Director-General of the National Council for Art and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, has disclosed plans to move the headquarters of the ...
The 61st meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Commission for Africa (CAF) ended in Abuja recently with the Federal ...
The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has endorsed the Abuja Literary Festival, an initiative of the Abuja Writers Forum (AWF), ...
Zurab Pololikashvili, scribe, United Nation's World Tourism Organisation, believes that Abuja, like Lagos, former capital territory, holds huge potentials ...
Recently, the federal government hosted the 61st meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Commission for Africa (CAF) ...
Statistician-General of the Federation and the Chief Executive Officer of the National Bureau of Statistics, Dr. Yemi Kale, has said tourism in Nigeria ...
Tourism pageant, Miss Tourism Nigeria has released official photos of their newly crowned 2018 queens. The 2018 Miss Tourism Nigeria Pageant ...
In a bid to engage and encourage youth tourism in Nigeria, the next edition of the annual Travelscope Youth Tourism & Hospitality Leaders Forum ...
If Nigeria is committed tapping into the gains of tourism sector, there is need for strong policy framework, aggressive marketing of the sector as well as ...
Participants at the just-concluded 61stUnited Nations World Tourism Organisation-Commission for Africa (UNWTO-CAF) Meeting held in Abuja have ...
President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the Medical Residency Training Act, 2018. This was disclosed in a statement by the senior special ...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday assented to two new bills, Ita Enang, the Presidential Liaison to the National Assembly (Senate), has said.
The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) has confirmed that preparations are in top gear for its 21st Annual General Meeting (AGM) ...
Some tourism stakeholders on Monday said that the planned visit by President Emmanuel Macron of France to the African Shrine in Lagos would ...
LAGOS – A tourism practitioner has asked the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) to desist from its decision to start issuing the ...
Online Integrated Solutions, the official visa application authority and biometrics service provider for Nigeria, has introduced new charges for biometric ...
They told the News Agency of Nigeria in separate interviews in Lagos that it would also boost the positive image of the country's culture, music and ...
Some Nigerians on Twitter have called on the Federal Government to properly brand Fela Anikulapo-Kuti's story and legacy in order to increase ...
In line to make Nigeria a favored destination for foreign direct investment, organisers of the Nigeria Diaspora Festival have announced plans towards ...
For long, people had been travelling to places outside their own homes and staying there for a while for leisure, business, or relaxation. That is simply ...
Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong has insisted the state remains the home of peace and tourism despite the recent crisis in some parts.
ABUJA- A tourism expert, Anthony Ezekwugo decried the level of double taxation by some government agencies in Abuja Municipal Area Council, ...
L-R: Christian Iwarah, Corporate Communications Manager – Air Peace; Muda Yusuf, DG, LCCI; Ikechi Uko, Founder & Publisher – Akwaaba Travel ...
Justice Godfrey Okamgba is Businessamlive Reporter. You can contact her on justice.okamgba@businessamlive.com with stories and commentary.
In what seems like a bright prospect for domestic tourism in Nigeria, the sector is expected to contribute N3.63 billion to the country's GDP by the end ...
Good times are here for the Nigerian domestic tourism, as the sector is expected to contribute about N3.63 billion to Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product ...
Rwanda is known as the country of a thousand hills. The country spread out in folds of undulating hills and mountains covered by lush green foliage.
Bauchi — The federal government has been urged to allocate more resources in the country's hospitality and tourism industries for improved service ...
The Managing Director of Transcorp, Mr Valentine Ozigbo has called on governments at all levels to encourage the growth of marketing destinations, ...
The Edo State government has pencilled down more tourist sites and destinations for revamp, following the positive disposition of private developers ...
Given Nigeria's numerous potential, experts have said the tourism sector can contribute up to 10 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), if the ...
play. The Badagry Slave Route in Lagos. (Instagram). news. A multi-ethnic country such as Nigeria should be tapping into the potentials of tourism.
Recently, Ogidi community in Kogi State was agog in festivities, as the village hosted this year's New Yam Festival. Held amidst drama, spectacle and ...
Chief Executive Officer, Ahmadu Bellow University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Zaria, Prof. Lawal Khalid, has said that medical tourism can be ...
DHAKA, 19th July, 2018 (WAM) — Saed Mohammed Al Muhairi, UAE Ambassador to Bangladesh, has met with A.K.M. Shahjahan Kamal, Minister of ...
Tourism industry stakeholders have reacted to the news that Nigeria would float a new national carrier from December this year. They commended the ...
Ooni Ogunwusi said this on Saturday while making his speech during this year's edition of the annual Osun festival tagged "Ita Osun 2018" held at the ...
The Canadian Specialist Hospital has said that its deployment of qualified doctors to Nigeria will help to tackle medical tourism in the country.
The Executive President Commanding, World Commandant General of Chaplaincy International, Apostle Edward Taylor of Clinton Mississippi USA, ...
South African Airways (SAA), has formed partnership with RadissonBlu Anchorage Hotel Lagos in order to promote domestic tourism and encourage ...
The Nigerian-American Medical Foundation (NAMFI) has stated that with adequate financial support and willingness of medical professionals in the ...
The Canadian Specialist Hospital (CSH), Dubai, has declared that it could stop medical tourism through the establishment of a world-class medical ...
Our understanding of tourism needs to be worked on. From Yankari to Jos to Obudu, and indeed all over the country, it doesn't seem we will ever get ...
The Proprietor of Brooklyn Hotel Group and former President of the Association of Tourism Practitioners of Nigeria (ATPN), Chief Mike Amachree, has ...
When the first white men set their foot on the shores of what would later be known as Nigeria, what they discovered was enchanting, far from the ...
Calabar — Chief Edem Duke, a former Minister of Culture and Tourism and governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, ...
Yenagoa – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has commended the Bayelsa State government under Governor Seriake Dickson for raising the bar ...
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised Nigerians to shun medical tourism. The former President was in Bayelsa for medical check-up and ...
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo was in Bayelsa State recently. The Owu chief's second coming this year to the Ijaw state was devoid of politics.
Mrs. Chika Balogun, the Director General of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), in this interview with OYENIRAN APATA, ...
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited wants Nigerians to sustain the country's cultural heritage to boost tourism and its benefits. In a statement ...
The Hospitality and Tourism industry of Nigeria is gradually picking up in meeting the yearnings of stakeholders in the industry that the industry takes ...
The Akwa Ibom State Government has dropped the Commissioner, Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Rt. Hon. Victor Antai from the state Executive ...
Professor Charles Ayo, a former vice-chancellor of Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State used his address at the convocation of Crawford University, ...
From his humble beginning in Warri, Delta State as a budding businessman who tried his hands on a number of businesses, Dr Harry O. Ighodakpo ...
There is no doubt golf is beginning to attract government attention in Nigeria if the plan by Bauchi State Government to stage a Pro-Am tagged ...
Dubai is not only recognised as one of the best tourist destination in the world, it is fast becoming a recognised and preferred option for medical ...
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited has reiterated its support for the promotion of the country's cultural heritage to boost tourism and the ...
The United Nations World Travel Organisation (UNWTO) has called for the submission of entries for the 15th World Tourism Organisation Awards ...
National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Ojo, Lagos, has decried the over $1 billion lost yearly to medical tourism by private individuals and ...
Olaniyan Olushola, president of Wikimedia Nigeria, also a member Affiliations Committee (AffCOM), an advisory body to the board of trustees of ...
Globally, farm tourism is opening up new perspectives for sustainable agricultural and rural development. Stakeholders believe agro tourism can play ...
The annual Nigeria Tourism Investors Forum and Exhibition (NTIFE), organized by the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN), holds on ...
Truth be told, one outstanding aspect of the leadership style that has given Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State the winning edge over his ...
The Director of Tripberry, Mr. Vinod Kaurani has said Nigeria is currently losing at least one billion naira weekly for not harnessing its potentials in ...
Major stakeholders in tourism have converged on Golden Tulip Hotel, Festac, Lagos for the third Tourism World International Conference to examine ...
For almost three decades before popular Prophet and televangelist Temitope Balogun Joshua built his 10,000-seat headquarters of his Synagogue ...
The Director of Tripberry, Mr. Vinod Kaurani has said that Nigeria is losing billions of naira on weekly basis and it may continue in that trend unless ...
Mrs. Ada Nwobu is the group general manager of Fahrenheit Hospitality Limited. In this interview with ANTHONY AWUNOR, the hotel management ...
Dr Raphael James a researcher, author, publisher, tourist and adventurist, in 2014, began a self-motivated and self-sponsored trip across Nigeria, ...
The managing director of Jumia's hotel and flight booking services, Omolara Adagunodo, has urged the Federal Government, through the Ministry of ...
The Lagos State Government has said it will soon unveil its Tourism Master Plan to give direction to the development of tourism in the state. The Lagos ...
Published on 10.09.2018 at 10h21 by APA News. Share. Nigeria's commercial nerve centre, Lagos State, will soon unveil its Tourism Master Plan to ...
Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, has disclosed that Lagos State will unveil its Tourism Master plan later ...
Lack of clear destination marketing strategy and synergy among stakeholders has been identified as the bane of Nigerian travel and tourism sector.
... • Operators harp on innovation, policies, synergy. Perennial lack of a clear destination marketing strategy, and synergy among stakeholders were ...
Perennial lack of a clear destination marketing strategy, and synergy among stakeholders were yesterday, identified as the main reasons Nigeria's ...
Lagos State Governor AkinwunmiAmbode has restated his commitment to enhancing the economic fortunes of the state by deepening tourism ...
Port Harcourt — Mr Dumo Lulu-Briggs, a gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers, has assured the ...
If we have digital presence of the great sites of Nigeria, then the number of people visiting that destination, no matter where it is, will increase.
Lagos unveils master plan. Nigeria will join the world on Thursday, September 27 to celebrate the World Tourism Day (WTD). The WTD is a day set ...
By Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti. A Professor of Theatre Arts at the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State, Dr. Rasaki Ojo-Bakare, has advised the ...
A Professor of Theatre Arts at the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State, Dr. Rasaki Ojo-Bakare, has advised the federal government to make the ...
Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that as the world commemorates World Tourism Day today, it afforded the Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, ...
Tourism can provide an income for many people due to the labor-intensive nature of the business. Unfortunately, there is still a limited 'vacation ...
If you say it's expanding with greater opportunities you are correct. If you say the market is like never before, competitive with 2 out of every 4 ...
Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti. A Professor of Theatre Arts at the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State, Dr. Rasaki Ojo-Bakare, has advised the federal ...
Since 1980, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has celebrated World Tourism Day on the 27th of September with its purpose as raising ...
The Edo State governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said the ongoing effort at repositioning the tourism … Read more via Leadership Nigeria ...
Chinyere was MBGN Tourism in 2014. She shared the new photos on her Instagram page. READ ALSO: Similar Topics ...
As part of efforts to re-position Plateau as a tourism hub, the state government is set to organise its maiden tourism conference. The Commissioner for ...
Some stakeholders in the tourism sector on Thursday appealed to the Federal Government to market and advertise Nigeria's tourism sites on various ...
As part of efforts to re-position Plateau State as a tourism hub, the state government is set to organize its maiden tourism conference.
Today is being observed by the global community as the World Tourism Day. The day was set aside by the United Nations Tourism Organisation in ...
Mr Adedoyin Adesanya, Chairman, Epe Local Government Area, on Monday said his administration was committed to boosting the local economy and ...
The National Union of Hotels and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW), has called on government to expand tourist attraction sites and grant ...
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has started what it described as a major national healthcare intervention project designed to ...
Anambra State Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs, Indigenous Artwork, Culture and Tourism (DICT), Mrs Sally Uwechue-Mbanefo, has described ...
What is a life changing experience? It's a moment in time that has such a significant impact on you that it transcends meaning into other areas of your ...
The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission has drawn a calendar of major festivals and other activities in Southwest states to ...
The Managing Director of Jumia's hotel and flight services; Omolara Adagunodo has been named among the top 100 tourism personalities in Nigeria ...
Kanye West has said that he has huge plans for Uganda. Ye who is in Uganda with his wife, Kim Kardashian to get the energy for his music met with ...
Certain peculiarities make some communities different from others. Some communities have a record of multiple births, especially twins or triplets, ...
Not long ago, precisely on September 27, 2018, the global community commemorated the World Tourism Day. The annual event is set aside by the ...
Cultural Exchanges between Nigeria and China dates back February 10, 1971, when the duo established formal diplomatic ties. However, Nigeria ...
“Abuja was tough for me because I was never in tourism. Just like when I left banking about 17-20 years ago, I worked in a cement company.”.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government's Visa-On-Arrival Policy has started yielding fruits, ...
The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja pledged to make tourism a veritable earner for the country. President Muhammadu Buhari made the ...
Published on 23.10.2018 at 18h21 by APA News. Share. As part of the diversification initiative, Nigeria has pledged to make tourism a veritable sector ...
The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja pledged to make tourism a veritable earner for the country. The sector was also identified on Tuesday ...
By Emmanuel Elebeke & Maxwell Tochukwu. President Mohammadu Buhari has vowed to make tourism a veritable income earner for the nation.
President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to make tourism a veritable income earner for the nation. The President spoke yesterday while flagging off ...
The federal government of Nigeria has pledged to make tourism a veritable earner for the country. President Muhammadu Buhari made the pledge at ...
Bayelsa State is noted for its rich reservoir of natural minerals, including oil and gas. The state, which prides itself as the Glory of all lands, has ...
Delta State government towards boosting tourism is set to build a 33 metres exhibition and observatory tower at the Lander Brothers Anchorage, ...
Leading tourism personalities in Nigeria as listed by Travellers magazine will be inducted at the 6th Abuja Jabamah Travel Expo at the International ...
You may question why one should discuss smart cities when there is arguably no smart state in Nigeria. You may say Lagos, but when you look at the ...
Radisson Hospitality AB announces the introduction of its globally renowned Radisson and Park Inn by Radisson brands to Lagos, Nigeria, with the ...
A team of bikers under the aegis of Rediscover Heritage Bikers Tours 2018 have converged on Benin, the Edo State capital, to visit historical sites and ...
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has declared a state of emergency on the tourism sector to enable the state to immediately develop its tourism ...
The African Tourism Board (ATB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lucky Onoriode George of Nigeria to the Board. He will serve on the ...
Mr Otunba Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, has said that culture and tourism, when promoted, would earn more ...
What makes a great employee? Is a great employee a person who never arrives late for work? Is it maybe a person who works a lot of overtime?
The father of tourism in Nigeria, Chief Mike Amachree has said that Rivers State is fast becoming a tourism hub in Nigeria due to large number of ...
The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday passed a Bill for a Law to Provide for the Establishment of the Lagos State Tourism Promotion Agency ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the successful, two-week tour of cultural heritage and historic sites across the ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (left), being conferred with the Honorary Membership of the Latin America Motorcycle ...
Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday at plenary passed into law, a bill to promote, market and develop the state domestically and internationally ...
The Federal Government has declared that Nigeria is safe for foreigners carry out business and tourist activities unlike the situation before President ...
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja. The Federal Government has said the two-week tour of cultural heritage and historic sites in the country by local and foreign ...
By Emmanuel Elebeke. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the successful, two-week tour of cultural heritage and ...
Ghana Tourism Authority has signed a five year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Organizers of Accra Weizo. Chief Executive Officer ...
Desmond Agboola, CEO Aso Nigeria and multimedia is the organiser of Queen of Aso Nigeria and Aso annual empowerment summit. In this interview ...
Sri Lanka's new Tourism Minister, Wasantha Senanayake, on Friday said the ongoing political crisis had no impact on the country's tourism, saying ...
Apart from Cross Rivers State, which has successfully launched itself into the league of top tourism destinations in Africa with the yearly Carnival ...
By Luminous Jannamike. ABUJA – Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said the Federal Government is succeeding in its quest to reduce the ...
The Managing Director of Jumia's Hotel & Flight Marketplace, Mrs Omolara Adagunodo, on Wednesday commended the Lagos State House of ...
Preparations for the second edition of the Nigeria Travel Week (NTW) has reached an advanced stage for the tourism event that opens on November ...
The African Community resident in Spain has called on the Edo State government to maximise the huge potentials in the culture and tourism sector of ...
Lagos State bagged two Awards as the Most Active Tourism State in Nigeria and as the Y2017/2018 MICE City at the Abuja JAHAMA Tourism Awards ...
A delegation of Ghanaian and Nigerian tourism services providers has arrived in South Africa for a special hosting by the country's tourism authority.
The amount of money Nigeria losses to medical tourism annually is more than the amount allocated to the health sector in the 2018 Budget, National ...
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has revealed his plans to boost the tourism and culture sectors in ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Wednesday said the Federal Government has granted a three-year tax exemption ...
Nigeria has granted a three-year tax exemption and export incentives to intending tourism investors. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai ...
Published on 21.11.2018 at 18h21 by APA News. Share. Nigeria says it will grant a three-year tax exemption and export incentives to intending ...
WorldStage Newsonline– The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said his ministry is partnering with the United Nations ...
A presidential aspirant in the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has revealed his plans to boost ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said his ministry is partnering with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation ...
The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) held her annual Nigeria Tourism Investors Forum and Exhibition (NTIFE) earlier today, ...
Okwe Obi, Abuja. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, attributed inaccurate statistics on arrival and receipts of ...
By Joshua Olomu. Mr Jalal Imani, Africa Director of the Moroccan National Tourism Office, has called for collaboration between the country and ...
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, attributed inaccurate statistics on arrival and receipts of tourists as reasons ...
The Nigerian government has joined forces with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) to boost the tourism sector of the country.
Mr Jalal Imani, Africa Director of the Moroccan National Tourism Office, has called for collaboration between the country and Nigeria to promote ...
By Adeniyi Ogunfowoke. Managing Director of Jumia Hotel and Flight Marketplace, Ms Omolara Adagunodo, has urged the federal government ...
By Emmanuel Elebeke & Owon Princess. The Federal Government says its objective of developing Nigerian tourism sector is to contribute to the ...
Bassey Umo, an executive with World and Travel Land (WONTRA), says that Nigeria's tourism sector is not sellable for now due to lack of essential ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said his ministry is partnering the United Nations World Tourism Organisation ...
Umo and other Travel and Tourism experts on a familiarisation tour to Morocco to experience the country's rich tourism and hospitality opportunities, ...
Nigerians travel out to see the world, visiting beautiful, breath-taking places in other countries and continents, forgetting that the country also boasts of ...
Elder Dr. Gbenga Olowo, the President of Aviation Round Table (ART) has called on government at all levels and private sectors in the country to ...
The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) held her annual Nigeria Tourism Investors Forum and Exhibition (NTIFE) on November 21st ...
Mark More is a tourism expert and chief executive officer of Motley Travels & Logistics Ltd, a tour agency in Nigeria. In this interview with JERRY ...
Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative (ASRTI) has called on government at all levels and private sectors to promote tourism and make Nigeria a ...
Miss Tamarabrakemi Tonwerigha, the current Miss Nollywood Cuture & Tourism Nigeria was seen with surprise over the week as the Miss Nollywood ...
By Julius Oweh. The hosting of the 21st edition of Senior African Athletics Championships at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba has transformed the ...
There is a concise policy document to revive tourism of Badagry division if elected, the Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship ...
Kenya's tourism authority said on Monday it had kicked off a promotion campaign in the U.S. to woo more visitors in light of Kenya Airways' direct flight ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said his Ministry will soon produce a compendium of the festivals across the ...
Nigeria is one of the largest, wealthiest, and most culturally diverse nations of Africa. It's a regional superpower with the potential to become a major ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said his Ministry would soon produce a compendium of the festivals across the ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said his ministry will soon produce a compendium of festivals across the country as ...
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), has said that it will use the opportunity of the 19th National Sports Festival to deposit Abuja on the ...
Foremost destination promoter, Dubai Tourism, has further demonstrated its commitment to popularising the Nigeria's movie industry popularly called ...
Segun James and Martins Ifijeh. The Group Medical Director of the Reddington Hospital Group, Dr. Olatunde Lalude, has stated that Nigeria loses ...
Mr Chukwuma Okenwa, Chief Executive of One Nigeria Reality Project, an NGO, has called for more attention to the nation's tourism sector to ...
Profit-making idea is a series of short posts, each with a piece of information that we think you might find useful: for investment, for growing your ...
The Federal Government is seeking ways to improve efficiency in the operations of public hospitals and re-equip them to save foreign exchange drain ...
Published on 13.12.2018 at 11h21 by APA News. Share. Nigeria is exploring better ways of re-equipping and making public health institutions efficient ...
The President of NARD, Dr Olusegun Olaopa, was quoted as apportioning the blame while interacting with the Director- General of the Nigeria ...
By Emmanuel Oloniruha. Abuja – The National Association of Resident Doctors in Nigeria (NARD) has blamed medical tourism being undertaken by ...
ABUJA – The National Association of Resident Doctors in Nigeria (NARD), have put the blame for medical tourism by Nigerians squarely on the ...
The Kingdom of Morocco is moving to expand its development frontiers with Africa through economic development policies that will see an anticipated ...
For Lagos State steadfastness in promoting sports tourism in the country, the Governor of the state, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has been given a special ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the present administration's efforts at improving security and upgrading ...
MINISTER of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has said the present administration's efforts at improving security and upgrading infrastructure is ...
Published on 19.12.2018 at 10h21 by APA News. Share. Nigeria has resolved to lay foundation for the development of tourism, beginning with and ...
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has disclosed that the massive infrastructural projects across the country and level of ...
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), together with the European Travel Commission (ETC) recently launched a new report on health tourism.
Nigerian tourism Industry in 2018 made some progress even though it might not have been at the level desired by industry practitioners. Some of the ...
THE Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Jands Travel Network, Chioma Obi has expressed confidence that Nigeria would witness a ...
AKURE – Residents of Araromi community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State have commended Governor Rotimi Akeredolu for turning the ...
Lagos – Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday said he would continue to build an enabling environment to support the growth of the ...
Picture-postcard Tanjung Lesung was a cornerstone of Indonesia's bid to supercharge its tourism industry, boasting palm-fringed beaches, a towering ...
Èfòn Aláayè council area, no doubt has great potentials for tourism. If these potentials are exploited, they will provide job opportunities for youths and ...
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River says the state will include various cultural festivals celebrated by different groups in the state in its Tourism Calendar.
By Chris Onuoha. In a bid to add value to the Nigeria tourism industry and contribute to our ever growing hospitality sector, a new outfit, Wells Carlton ...
The Lagos State Government on Saturday said the state's economy received a major boost of N50 billion in cash transactions in the entertainment, ...
For the second year in a row, the Lagos State economy received a major, unprecedented boost in the entertainment, hospitality and creative sectors in ...
By Osa Mbonu. Eighteen months ago, the journey to review the 27-year-old law (Act cap N137 LFN 2004, (Repeal re-enactment) Bill 2017, that ...
Less than two years ago, 18 months to be precise, the journey to review the 27-year-old law (Act cap N137 LFN 2004), Repeal re-enactment Bill 2017, ...
Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola believes that sports has the potential to provide means of livelihood for the youths of the state, as well as help ...
LAGOS – Nigeria's travel and tourism industry has remained in a state of near-misses and failed projections occasioned by the glaring gap and huge ...
•Runsewe thumbs-up six states. •Plans nationwide tour. The year 2018 passed into history book as a year the six states of Lagos, Rivers, Cross-River, ...
The organisers of African Sports Tourism Week – the Pan-African event and platform where sports fuses with tourism, have unveiled Accra, Ghana as ...
Saudi Arabia has won praise for a series of Vision 2030 megaprojects that “will put the Kingdom on the world tourism map.” Zurab Pololikashvili ...
Prof. Michael Omolewa is a former Nigeria's Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. He was ...
The Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, has commended culture workers, stakeholders and ...
Mr Pelu Awofeso, a travel writer, who recently toured some of the tourism sites in the South-western zone, on Monday said that the nation's heritage ...
Nigeria's Tourism Sector Needs Stronger Branding – Jumia MD: The players and stakeholders in Nigeria's hospitality industry have been urged to ...
Mrs Omolara Adagunodo, the Managing Director of Jumia's Hotel & Flight Services, says there is need to intensify efforts to ensure stronger branding ...
The players and stakeholders in Nigeria's hospitality industry have been urged to intensify efforts towards branding the image of the hotel and tourism ...
Bernard Bankole is the president of the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA), the downstream sector of the aviation sector.
A rise of international hotel brands is a key factor in the growth of the hospitality industry. Pipeline activities of 76,322 rooms in 418 hotels have been ...
Globally, tourist arrival figures released by United Nations World Travel Organisation (UNWTO) were highest in the Middle East (up 10%), Africa (up ...
As part of its campaign to discourage medical tourism and provide affordable healthcare for Nigerians, INVIVO health and beauty store, a subsidiary of ...
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has said the federal government is investing in cancer treatment centres, equipped with innovative ...
The organiser of Miss Beautiful Nigeria (MBN) pageant, Fortune Nkem, says that the modelling industry has provided more opportunities for tourism ...
The businesses coached their clients to deceive U.S. immigration officials and pay indigent rates at hospitals to deliver their babies, even though many ...
Practitioners in the Nigerian tourism industry have described the death of the founder of Whispering Palms Resort, Iworo, Lagos, Professor Ayodeji ...
The Federal Government (FG) has commended the National Assembly over the passage of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism ...
Are you feeling the stress of working hard every day of the week? Maybe you need a break from work? Would you love to get away and relax?
Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Tourism, Miss Danielle Hafsat Jatto, has been named the ambassador for the All Nigerian Festival. Jatto was unveiled ...
A tourism practitioner, Prince Adetunji Fadina, within the week described the vast cultural richness and vast tourist sites available in the country as a ...
The organised body of travel writers, journalists and bloggers (ANJET) came out strong last week to fault poor government attention and investment in ...
Every year Nigerians spend over $1,000,000,000 (N360 billion) on medical tourism with cancer care accounting for $400,000,0000 (N144 billion).
THE Nigerian creative sector has been greatly underrated; a reality which is fast hitting stakeholders to the degree that, this election season, they have ...
Refundit, an Israeli startup, has been declared the winner in the final phase of the 1st Global Tourism Startup Competition, organised by the World ...
Bayelsa State's quest to create a new revenue avenue through sports will be enhanced by the state's new airport, Chief Executive Officer of ...
By Chidi Nkwopara. The Imo State governorship flagbearer of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the 2019 general elections, Chief Emeka Ihedioha ...
UNWTO Releases New Report Tourism professionals will gather in Germany on March 2, 2019, for a conference on mountain tourism. Under the ...
Nigeria, a country rich in diversity continues to offer cultural and rich surprises that have left her citizens and UNESCO in awe. Although two sites have ...
A seasoned hospitality professional who has undertaken work in Europe and in Sub Saharan Africa, Initeme Adukeh is the CEO of. Hospitality ...
A helicopter carrying Nepal's Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari has crashed in the country's mountainous region of Tehrathum district.
By Osa Mbonu. Finally, African men's sexual prowess can be put to use. Already, quite a number of women from the western world are embarking on ...
Practitioners in the tourism industry have given kudos the Akwa Ibom State government on the launch of its new airline, Ibom Air, owned by the state ...
Job Creation, Entrepreneurship, Tourism Development Top Agenda UNWTO and the Basque Culinary Center aim to promote the exchange of ...
UNWTO and the Basque Culinary Center aim to promote the exchange of experiences among tourism and gastronomy experts. To achieve this, the ...
Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, Arts & Culture, Lagos State, has been confirmed as the Keynote Speaker at the 3rd ...
By Dipo Olowookere. All is getting set for the 3rd edition of the prestigious and glamorous Nigeria Travel Awards organised by Jumia Travel. The event ...
Initeme Adukeh is the CEO of Hospitality Groundworks which she established after spending years in operations with top multinational hotels ...
Lagos – Steve Ayorinde, Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at the third edition of ...
All is set for the hosting of a conference that will bring all stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry together to discuss ways to transform Nigeria's ...
German tourism got off to a strong start in 2019, with the number of overnight stays rising to 26.3 million in January, the Federal Statistical Office ...
INTERNATIONAL tourism is leading the global economic growth. This is according to the latest report of IPK's World Travel Monitor. IPK carries out ...
Beyond the façade of a serene agrarian community, Idumuje –Ugboko in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State is host to a unique ...
Mr Steve Ayorinde, the Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, on Monday described tourism sector as the next big revenue ...
Mr Steve Ayorinde, the Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, has described tourism sector as the next big revenue-generating ...
As part of its efforts to promote the city's ever-evolving tourism proposition to African tourists, Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing ...
The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts, and Culture, Mr Steve Ayorinde has stated that the tourism growth plan of Governor Ambode led ...
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has said that the greatest misfortune that has ever befallen Nigeria as a nation was the discovery of oil and gas.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ooni of Ife Global Outreach, Dr Ayobami Oyedare, has advised Nigeria to promote tourism potential through local ...
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the Basque Culinary Center (BCC) will co-organise the 5th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy ...