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Amina Mohammed

19 Sep 2016
An investigation into Saturday night explosion in New York, United States that injured 29 people, continued yesterday with experts combing through the scene ...
14 Sep 2016
To explore innovative sources of funding for its climate action plans towards sustainable development, the Federal Ministry of Environment held a stakeholders’ consultation on the issuance of green bonds.
31 Aug 2016
Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed made the declaration yesterday during a courtesy visit to Governor Olusegun Mimiko in Akure after an Environmental Impact Assessment of the Ilaje Free Trade Zone in the Southern Senatorial District of the state.
22 Aug 2016
The Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, made this known at the just- concluded National Council on Environment in Lafia, Nasarawa State.
22 Aug 2016
Nigeria should take urgent steps to incorporate gender sensitive approach in its implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) with full participation of all stakeholders, especially women.
19 Aug 2016
The Minster of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed, has canvassed for a clearly defined role for host communities in the proposed commercialisation of the Country’s National Parks.
16 Aug 2016
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh said: “We are here to deal with the issue of a new technology. It is scientific and we don’t want sentiments to have upper hand on the issue.
15 Aug 2016
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) is partnering with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) in the promotion of sustainable, social and economic transformation of Green Economy in Africa.
5 Aug 2016
Another practical step towards the cleanup of Ogoniland was taken yesterday by the Federal Government when it inaugurated the governing council and Board of Trustees (BoT) for ...
1 Aug 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 23-man team, to oversee the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Report on Ogoniland.
31 Jul 2016
Excessive bureaucratic huddles could be hindering the speedy implementation of the United Nations Environment Programmes (UNEP) report on Ogoniland.This is just as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Governing Council and Board of Trustees...
18 Jul 2016
In recognition of its role, the federal government has resuscitated the environmental health officers through sanitary inspectors who would make the enforcement...


30 mins ago
The Nigerian Navy has released the posting of 54 Rear Admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service. The Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. According to him, in the postings, Rear Adm. Saidu Garba, formerly the Navy Secretary, has been…
37 mins ago
Russia said Thursday its views were not addressed in a US response to its security proposals to end tensions over Ukraine, but added that Moscow would not respond hastily. "It cannot be said that our views were taken into account, or that a readiness to take our concerns into account was demonstrated," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry…
53 mins ago
Kenyans were mourning Thursday the country's best-known football fan, a colourful former newspaper vendor who was found hacked to death at his home. Issac Juma Onyango was a familiar feature when the national team Harambee Stars were playing -- painting his body from head to toe in Kenya's colours of black, red and green, and…
2 hours ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…
3 hours ago
A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…