‘Why Federal Government suspended issuance of CITES permits’
The Federal Government has suspended issuance of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, CITES Permits, because of illegal, uncontrolled and unsustainable exploitation of forest resources,....
Betting big on ourselves, for a better world
Every year since 2009 Bill and Melinda Gates have written a “Letter” to the world, outlining their thinking about the state of the world, and vision for the year ahead.
Minister reiterates FG’s commitment to conservation
The Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, has reiterated the commitment of the federal Government to conservation issues, assuring that her ministry will not relent her efforts to understand...
Nigeria to ratify convention against mercury products next year
Nigeria is to ratify in the first quarter of 2017 the Minamata Convention on Mercury drafted to protect human health and the environment from the adverse effects of the substance.
Cabinet shakeup looms in Buhari’s government
Senate sources hinted yesterday that no fewer than 10 cabinet ministers might be replaced in a reshuffle very early in the year.
Government partners Morocco on renewable energy
The Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed who disclosed this, while giving the account of one-year stewardship, said investments in the power sector is to encourage the implementation...
FG committed to protecting environment, says minister
The Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, has restated Federal Government’s commitment to empower Nigerians and to take actions to protect ...
Guterres appoints Amina Mohammed to top UN post
Incoming UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday announced the appointment of Nigeria's Environment Minister Amina Mohammed to be the UN's number two official...