Climate talks in Costa Rica springboard for COP25 summit
After three days of panels, high-level discussions and exchanging best practices for climate action, PreCOP25 in San José concluded last week with calls for more climate ambition. The gathering, from 8 to 10 October, saw more than 1,500 attendees, with delegates representing more than 90 countries
CITES lifts ban on rosewoods, related tree species exports
The 169 Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), including Nigeria have adopted decisions and resolutions advancing the conservation and sustainable use of wildlife across the globe.
Strong quake hits Costa Rica-Panama border: USGS
A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the Panama-Costa Rica border around midnight on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, revising earlier warnings of "significant damage", as the tremor cut power supplies near the epicenter.
Malaria may never be eliminated in Nigeria as efforts suffer setbacks
The global drive to eliminate malaria by 2030 is gaining momentum. The optimism is derived from the fact that several diseases have successfully been eradicated and eliminated such as smallpox and yaw.
‘Millions of Nigerians may miss homes by 2050’
Hundreds of millions of people in developing countries, including Nigeria, will lose their homes against their will in the next 30 years. A ground-breaking study by Prindex, a joint initiative of the Global Land Alliance and Overseas Development Institute (ODI), asked adults across 33 countries whether they fear losing the right to use their homes…
Fun Places To Visit In Costa Rica
Costa Rica is a country in South America with a beautiful climate and scenery. This country is endowed with many breathtaking natural places like beaches suitable and exciting for travel lovers, a family vacation and honeymooners. Here are some of the fun places to visit while in this beautiful country. Manuel Antonio National Park This…
Costa Rica part company with coach Ramirez
Costa Rica's football federation has parted ways with coach Oscar Ramirez after a disappointing World Cup showing by the Central American nation.
Brazil edge towards World Cup knockouts after Costa Rica late show
Philippe Coutinho and Neymar broke down dogged Costa Rica in injury time on Friday, sealing a 2-0 win for Brazil that propels the five-time champions towards the World Cup last 16.
Costa Rica in danger of not qualifying from group stage
Aleksandar Kolarov’s goal was enough to secure a Serbian 1-0 victory over Costa Rica in yesterday’s Group E fixture. Coach Ramirez faces the task of rallying his players before they play five-time World Cup winners Brazil in St. Petersburg on Friday. “I told the lads this isn’t over and we have to continue to be…