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Nigeria says it will keep its climate change commitments

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will keep its climate change commitments and also focus on doing it in a way that...

Nigeria, World Bank to raise $30m for vaccine plant

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria and the World Bank are collaborating to raise $30 million to finance a vaccine plant. Osinbajo spoke on Monday,...

Africa water activists resist corporate privatisation as World Bank meets

Civil society and labour activists on the platform of the “Our Water Our Right Africa Coalition” have called on African governments to reject water privatisation and...

World Bank project to support fuel wood plantations in Kaduna communities

The World Bank-supported Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) says it will support the development of fuel wood plantations in rural communities of...

Afforestation: NEWMAP establishes 116 hectares of woodlot in Borno

The Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) has established 116 hectares of woodlot in Borno State as part of measures to contain deforestation. NEWMAP is...

Climate change may cause 216m internal migrations by 2050 – World Bank report

Climate change could force 216 million people across six world regions to migrate within their countries by 2050, with sub-Saharan Africa accounting for 86...

World Bank, UNN support Nigeria to advance natural capital accounts

The World Bank and University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) are set to support the Federal Government to develop Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) in the...

ACCARD launches tree planting exercise at Effurun petroleum varsity

A non-governmental organisation, the African Centre for Climate Actions and Rural Development (ACCARD), on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 commenced the PAD Projects (P: Plant...

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Group distributes 210 water treatment solar sacks to women IDPs

Blu Impact, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has distributed 210 water treatment solar sacks to women Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)...
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Delta, partners inaugurate Renewable Energy Roadmap

The Delta State Government, in collaboration with Clean Technology Hub and Heinrich Boll Stiftung, a German Green Political Foundation,...

Lagos to relocate Okobaba sawmillers to Ikorodu by December – Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, said the Okobaba Sawmillers in Ebute-Metta would possibly be moving to...

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Group distributes 210 water treatment solar sacks to women IDPs

Blu Impact, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has distributed 210...

Delta, partners inaugurate Renewable Energy Roadmap

The Delta State Government, in collaboration with Clean Technology...