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Monthly Archives: June, 2017

Fadama bags World Bank award

The Additional Financing to the Third Fadama Development Project (Fadama III-AF) has been honoured with the Africa VPU Team Award by the World Bank. The...

Nigerian youth, digital media advocate for SDGC/A 2017

The Sustainable Development Goals Centre for Africa (SDGC/A) has picked Nigerian youth campaigner and digital media expert, Olumide Idowu, to manage social media and...

Why modern biotechnology must be regulated – NBMA

The Director General/CEO, National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Dr. Rufus Ebegba, on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 in Abuja re-emphasised the need to regulate the...

Campaigners flay proposed Norway-backed Congo forest logging

The Norwegian government is said to be considering whether to finance industrial logging in the rainforests of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where...

Togo ratifies Paris Agreement as 151st Party

The Togolese Republic on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 deposited its instrument of ratification of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. The West African nation by the Gulf...

China launches five ‘green finance’ pilot zones

China has launched five pilot zones to promote "green finance" and help pay for a war on pollution that is expected to cost at...

Usain Bolt wins 100m in slow start

Athletics sprinter, Usain Bolt, overcame a slow start to win the 100m, at the Estrava Golden Spike meet on Tuesday, in a time of...

Turning the climate tide by 2020

The world needs high-speed climate action for an immediate bending-down of the global greenhouse-gas emissions curve, leading experts have cautioned. Aggressive reduction of fossil-fuel usage...

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Govt empowers women, PWDs to mitigate climate change

The Federal Government of Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to the socio-economic empowerment of People With Disabilities (PWDs) and...
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2023: INEC seeks online publishers’ support, says votes to determine election outcome

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Thursday, October 6, 2022, reiterated that votes cast...

GOCOP AGM: International community expects 2023 elections to be more than putting persons into offices – Aniagolu-Okoye

The 2023 election is being viewed around the world as not just a time to put people into offices...

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Govt empowers women, PWDs to mitigate climate change

The Federal Government of Nigeria has reiterated its commitment...

2023: INEC seeks online publishers’ support, says votes to determine election outcome

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood...