Nigerian vultures face extinction
The stakeholders, collectively, blamed government for poor legislation on the conservation of wildlife, noting that there is failure in the effective implementation of extant laws to protect them.
Experts seek dialogue on environmental laws
President of MAN, Dr. Frank Jacobs, noted that Nigeria has not achieved the minimum compliance level on environmental issues, thereby portending great danger to lives and property in the country.
Anambra commits N1 billion to erosion projects
Project Coordinator, NEWMAP, Mr. Michael Ivenso, who disclosed this in Awka, said Governor Willie Obiano-led administration reached the N1billion counterpart fund benchmark following an additional payment of N500 million for the actualization of the project.
FG begins waste-to-wealth scheme in Abia
Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu while flagging off the programe in Umuahia, Abia state capital, said that the state was chosen due to its importance as the leading State for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises.
Akwa Ibom demands list of surveyors
To check several litigations occasioned by quackery in the State, Akwa Ibom State Government has called on the State chapter of Nigerian Institution of Surveyors (NIS) to submit list of all licensed members to it.
‘Natural ecosystems are cheap, effective barriers to climate impacts’
As the unavoidable impacts of climate change hit home – including more heatwaves, droughts, floods and cyclones – societies are looking at ways to build resilience.
Water operators list challenges to Nigeria’s SDG target
If the nation must meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) SDG target of providing potable water for all Nigerians by the year 2030, the governments at all levels must stop toying with matters pertaining to water supply, sanitation and the welfare of those who are providing these services.
Government’s ‘green bond’ to drive Nigeria’s renewable energy
With the recent launch of the government’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) and signing of the budget, all is now set for the issuance of the Nigeria’s “green bond” to fund environmentally focused initiatives.