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Key features and significance of Nigeria’s new Climate Change Law

On Thursday, November 18, 2021, President Muhammad Buhari signed into law the Climate Change Bill Passed by the National Assembly. In signing the law,...

Okereke: Reaction to gas scarcity highlights Europe’s duplicity, need for just global transition

With the gas scarcity hitting Europe and prompting fears of a cold winter and business closure, many European governments have rapidly rolled out measures...

Climate finance at COP26: Key issues for Africa

We are now a couple of weeks away from the UN’s COP26 in Glasgow where critical decisions that will shape the future of climate...

Despite recent pledges, rich countries still owe Africa over $100bn for climate recovery – Okereke

This week, about 100 world leaders gathered to attend the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 76), with some of the...

Thunberg, Okereke, Bassey: More reactions trail UN climate report

The United Nations panel on climate change on Monday said global warming was dangerously close to being out of control and humans were “unequivocally”...

Group launches report that analyses COVID-19 impact on Nigeria, West Africa’s economy

A report that analyses the impact of COVID-19 on the economy of Nigeria and the rest of West Africa has been officially released. Titled: “Promoting...

Why CCCD joined consortium to guide COP26 ambitious outcomes, by Okereke

As the world prepares for the 26th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change...

Sixth Assessment Report: IPCC group considering 20,000 comments from govts – Okereke

As experts from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) commenced a weeklong virtual meeting on Monday, April 19, 2021 to continue their work...

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Govt plants 10m trees to combat deforestation

The Federal Government is planting about 10 million trees in 2022 to check deforestation. This was made known in Lagos...
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UN Women establishes ‘HeForShe’ Network to promote gender equality

The United Nations Women (UN Women) has established a "HeForShe" Network, a campaign platform for men and boys to...

NCF will miss Aminu-Kano’s leadership qualities – New D-G

The newly appointed Director-General (D-G) of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr Joseph Onoja, says his predecessor, Dr Muhtari Aminu-Kano,...

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Govt plants 10m trees to combat deforestation

The Federal Government is planting about 10 million trees...

UN Women establishes ‘HeForShe’ Network to promote gender equality

The United Nations Women (UN Women) has established a...