Delta loses 1044 metric tons of rice in 261 hectares farmlands
The Delta State Government has lost over 1044 metric tons of expected rice yield from 261 hectares of farmlands estimated at N.18 billion to flood disasters.
Flood disasters loom in Bayelsa, Anambra, Abia, Delta states
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has raised the alarm over impending flood in Anambra, Abia, Delta and Bayelsa states.
Floods hit Benue, Kastina States
“Natural disasters cannot be prevented but minimised, there are measures that man can put in place to checkmate the disasters like dredging of rivers where necessary, building of drainage systems among others.
NIMET faults calls for creation of climate change agency
Mashi said NIMET was established by an Act of Parliament in 2003 to provide weather services in marine, environmental and bio-meteorology for climatic and human health activities.
NiMET concludes with NCC, MTN on MobileMet
Prof. Sani Mashi, Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), said the agency has concluded all necessary details with the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) on its MobileMet as a frequency has been allocate to it.
NIMET gives farmers in Borno, Yobe early warning signals
In a renewed effort to build the capacity of communities to benefit from early warning systems, and to integrate this knowledge into their livelihoods, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency....
NIMET warns Borno, Yobe farmers against early plantings
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has warned farmers in Borno State against early planning of crops, despite last Saturday’s heavy rain and windstorm that lasted for an hour in Maiduguri, the state capital.
Airlines, NCAA bicker over N15b debt
Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and its operating airlines are currently bickering over debts owe by the operators. While the apex regulatory body estimates the debt in excess of N15 billion...