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Monthly Archives: December, 2019

Thousands trapped on Australian beaches by dangerous bushfires

Thousands swarmed to beaches on Australia’s east coast on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to escape fierce wildfires bearing down on several seaside towns, as the government...

Climate Scorecard names Gbujie Chiubern Nigeria’s 2019 Climate Leader

A Nigerian-born climate activist, writer and oral surgeon, Dr. Gbujie Daniel Chiubern, has been named Nigeria’s 2019 Climate Leader by Climate Scorecard. Founder of Team 54, an...

2020: Merkel urges accelerated efforts in tackling climate change

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 called for accelerated efforts in tackling climate change in her New Year’s speech broadcast. “The warming of our...

Waste from agricultural produce blamed on ineffective use of preservation technology

An agriculture expert, Mr Ismail Olawale, has blamed the increasing waste from agricultural produce on poor use of technologies meant for food preservation in the country. Olawale,...

Opeifa charges stakeholders on gridlock, open defecation in Apapa

Executive Vice Chairman, Presidential Task Force on Restoration of Law and Order to Apapa, Mr Kayode Opeifa, has called for the support of Apapa residents toward...

COP25: Developing nations urged to strengthen pre-COP homework for better outcomes

A youth delegate to the UN Climate Change Conference (COP25) that held recently in Madrid, Spain, Mr Seyifunmi Adebote, says developing countries need to strengthen their...

FAO revises procurement policy

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) says it has revised its procurement policy, code named MS 502. Mr David Tsokar, FOA’s National Communication Officer, disclosed this in...

National Park Service partners Mothers of Earth Foundation on capacity building

The National Parks Service says it will partner with the Mothers of the International Foundation (MEIF), an NGO, on capacity building. Dr Ibrahim Goni, the Conservator -General, National...

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Lagos trains 50 town planners in drones deployment

Lagos State Government began a two-week training of  50 town planners on Monday, February 6, 2023, on effective operation of drones to monitor...
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Death toll could increase eight-fold in Turkey quake, says WHO

The death toll from a strong earthquake in south-eastern Turkey, near Syria's border, could rise eight-fold, the World Health...

South African court to hear case challenging Monsanto/Bayer’s drought tolerant GM maize

After five years of protracted legal proceedings, the High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, will on Tuesday, February 7...

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Lagos trains 50 town planners in drones deployment

Lagos State Government began a two-week training of  50 town planners on...

Death toll could increase eight-fold in Turkey quake, says WHO

The death toll from a strong earthquake in south-eastern...