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Monthly Archives: November, 2022

COP27: Groups urge African govts to build resilience, protect livehoods

Non-governmental organisations, under the agies of  Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), We the People, and the Nembe Se Lawyers Forum have urged African...

Soil nutrient loss, threat to nutrition, sustainable food security – NISS

The Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (NISS) says soil nutrient loss remains the greatest threat to nutrition and sustainable food security across the world. Prof....

NCF pledges commitment to five-year strategic plan

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has expressed commitment to effective implementation of the Strategic Action Plan (SAP) 2021-2025 aimed at ensuring that people prosper...

Anambra Assembly decries slow pace of work at erosion sites

The Anambra State House of Assembly has decried the poor and slow pace of work at erosion sites in spite of the annual budgetary...

Report reveals how corporations target vulnerable consumers through deceptive marketing of unhealthy foods, beverages

A new report released by the Global Health Advocacy Incubator (GHAI) details how food and beverage corporations – such as Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Nestlé, and...

Environmental crisis: Nigeria seeks UN interventions on GGW, HYPREP issues

The Federal Government of Nigeria has called on the United Nations (UN) to assist in addressing Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) and Great Green Wall...

Elated Nigerian farmers harvest first batch of biotech-potatoes

Elder Isaiah Buwah is an aged potato farmer in the Bokos Local Government Area of Plateau State, North Central Nigeria. He has grown potatoes...

Climate change: Sterling One Foundation wants urgent action on mitigation

Following the deliberations at the 27th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in...

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Nigeria inaugurates committee on plastic management

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, inaugurated a project steering committee to promote sustainable plastics...
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Investigation raises concerns over plastic waste accumulation on shores of Africa’s Rift Valley lakes

An investigation into the concentration of microplastics in some Africa Rift Valley lakes has found no traces of microplastics...

Shelter Afrique targets East African bourses, pension funds in $500m housing bond

Buoyed by the successful local currency bond debut in Nigeria early this year, pan-African housing development financier, Shelter Afrique,...

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Nigeria inaugurates committee on plastic management

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Tuesday, December 6,...

Investigation raises concerns over plastic waste accumulation on shores of Africa’s Rift Valley lakes

An investigation into the concentration of microplastics in some...