Osun renews call for environmental protection
Following the continued non-compliance with National Environmental Policy Guidelines and Standards, Osun State Government has reiterated the extreme importance of the environment to the existence and general well being of mankind.
Ebonyi federal varsity establishes pioneer garden
Towards recognising pioneer leaders in the institution, the Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo has established a planted space set aside for recreation, relaxation and enjoyment, christened Pioneer Garden.
Governments show strong interest for new IPCC report on global warming
Governments and the scientific community have shown strong interest in the next report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which will look at the implications of global warming of 1.5 oC.
UK approves £16.7m to upscale Nigeria’s household solar systems
The United Kingdom Department for International Development has approved an additional £16.7 million for Solar Nigeria to help scale the market for solar home lighting.
New strategy to drive action for SDG7, Paris deal unveiled
The global, multi-stakeholder platform, Sustainable Energy for All – that played a core role in putting universal access to modern energy services at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals...
NEWMAP warns against illegal sand mining in Cross River
NEWMAP said this last week in Calabar, while raising the over the spate of gully erosion in Cross River state, urging residents to desist from illegal sand mining.
Government unfolds national building energy efficiency guidelines
Speaking at the event in Abuja, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola said that the document may in future be harmonized with the National Building code as its energy efficiency component.
Cross River communities insist on EIA for highway project
Four communities that will be critically impacted by the proposed Cross River State government 260 kilometres super highway project have insisted that the authorities conduct a proper Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).