Sunday, 27th November 2022
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2 days ago
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Microsoft have partnered to support digital transformation in Africa’s agriculture sector.
3 days ago
A question I heard repeatedly over the past few weeks from not only my friends but even complete strangers is - “What are you doing in Egypt, and what is COP?” As one of the youngest attendees fortunate to join in the COP27 experience...
22 Nov
Delegates that attended the 27th Session of the Conference of Parties (COP27) in Egypt have issued a proclamation to signal shift towards a new area of implementation of the Paris agreement and climate action.
20 Nov
Switzerland regretted Sunday that the COP27 climate summit outcome does not impose obligations on the highest greenhouse gas polluters and said it would work to make sure they contribute properly. A fraught UN gathering in Egypt wrapped up Sunday with a landmark deal on funding to help vulnerable countries cope with devastating climate impacts --…
19 Nov
COP27 host Egypt scrambled to salvage UN climate talks Saturday with the European Union and Pakistan signalling a breakthrough over the contentious issue of "loss and damage" funding for climate-vulnerable nations.
19 Nov
UN climate talks were thrown into disarray Saturday as the EU rejected a proposal by host country Egypt
16 Nov
Senior officials from several governments, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and United Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), launched a new five-year work programme at COP27, yesterday, to promote climate technology solutions in developing countries.
13 Nov
The lawyer for Egypt's jailed hunger striker Alaa Abdel Fattah said Sunday he had been denied access to his client for a second time in days, as fears for the activist's health mount.
12 Nov
Chants of "free them all" and "no climate justice without human rights" rang out between the halls of COP27 Saturday, in the largest protest since the UN climate summit began.
12 Nov
The memory of the late Nigerian environmental activist, Ken Saro Wiwa, came alive again on Friday at COP27 in Egypt as Oilwatch group celebrated him, 27 years after his execution.
10 Nov
Many Nigerians at the ongoing international climate change conference (COP27) in Egypt may cut short their participation due to the high cost of accommodation.
9 Nov
At the ongoing COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh Egypt, the United Kingdom (UK) Foreign Secretary, James Cleverly, announced that a £95 million Propcom+ investment is set to benefit at least four million Nigerians, including two million women, to increase productivity and adapt to the effects of climate change, while at the same time reducing emissions.  Propcom+…


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Hundreds of people took to the streets in China's major cities on Sunday to protest against the country's zero-Covid policy, in a rare outpouring of public anger against the state.
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The Federal Government says train services between the Abuja and Kaduna route will resume within seven day from Nov. 27.
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Police used water cannon and teargas after coming under attack from football supporters who brought havoc to the centre of Brussels on Sunday following Morocco's shock 2-0 World Cup win over Belgium in Qatar.
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Somali police launched an investigation Sunday after 20 foreigners were discovered near territory controlled by the Al-Shabaab militant group claiming to be fishermen who had been held hostage for years.
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The Federal Government through a recently approved policy has banned the export of raw gold, gemstones and other mineral deposits.