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Govt creates 74,413 employments through environmental projects

Sharon Ikeazor

The Federal Government says it has created 74,413 employment opportunities for Nigerians through effective implementation of various environmental projects in the country. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor Minister of State, Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor disclosed this at the closing of the 15th National Council on Environment (NCE) on Friday, October 22, 2021 in Abuja. Ikeazor said that the employment ...

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Climate change: Govt plants over 6m trees in three years

Sharon Ikeazor

The Federal Government says it has planted  6,248,240 trees between 2019 and the second quarters of 2021. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor, said this at the 15th National Council on Environment (NCE), in Abuja. The NCE is themed: “Appraisal of the Emerging Challenges and the opportunities in the Environment Sector: A ...

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Govt raises alarm over unhealthy, degenerating human activities impacting the environment

Sharon Ikeazor

 The Federal Government on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 expressed its concern over the spread of unhealthy practices and degenerating human activities in the country that impact the environment. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor This, the government noted, had led to deforestation, loss of biodiversity, flooding and other environmental challenges in Nigeria. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Alhaji Hassan ...

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Access to sanitation, hygiene safeguards public health, says Ikeazor

Sharon Ikeazor

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to commemorate the 2021 Global Handwashing Day, the Minister of State, Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor, has affirmed that access to sanitation and hygiene is not only a fundamental human right that safeguards public health and human dignity, but also a critical step in disease prevention and control. Environment Minister of State, Sharon ...

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Govt collaborates with stakeholders to promote clean, efficient cooking technologies – Minister

Sharon Ikeazor

The Federal Government on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 collaborated with relevant stakeholders for effective implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to promote clean and efficient cooking technologies in the country. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor, said this at the 2021 Nigeria Clean Cooking Forum, organised by the ministry, in Abuja. The ...

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Biosafety agency presents adopted draft National Biosecurity Policy to minister

National Biosecurity Policy

The Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Dr Rufus Ebegba, has presented the finalised and adopted Draft National Biosecurity Policy and Action Plan to the Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, for onward transmission to the Federal Executive Council for consideration and approval. Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), ...

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UNGA: Nigeria committed to a just, equitable energy transition – Ikeazor

Sharon Ikeazor

At a panel discussion session during the High-Level Dialogue on Energy on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Sharon Ikeazor, Nigeria’s Minister for State of Environment, alongside four other speakers gave a keynote address wherein she announced Nigeria’s Energy Compact, which entails voluntary commitments to drive achievement of SDGs by 2030 and ...

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Govt to intensify massive awareness on Ozone layer protection

Sharon Ikeazor

The Federal Government has expressed commitment to intensify efforts in creating massive awareness on importance of ozone layer protection through effective collaboration with relevant stakeholders in the country. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor Chief Sharon Ikeazor, Minister of State for Environment, disclosed this as the ministry commemorates 2021 International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer, tagged: “Montreal Protocol, Keeping ...

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Biodiversity loss threatening food supplies, livelihoods – Ikeazor

Sharon Ikeazor

Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, disclosed in Abuja on Monday, September 13, 2021, at the UNESCO-organised 33rd Session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and Biosphere Programme (MAB-ICC) that global loss of biodiversity is threatening the security of the world’s food supplies and the livelihoods of millions of people Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor The ...

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Buhari congratulates Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor, on 60th birthday

Sharon Ikeazor

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Minister of State, Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, on her 60th birthday on Aug. 28, 2021. Environment Minister of State, Sharon Ikeazor In a statement by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, on Friday, Aug, 27 in Abuja, Buhari joined family and friends to celebrate with the lawyer and management consultant, whose sacrifice and investment in the country ...

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