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27 May
The Rural Electrification Agency (REA), with funding from Global Environment Facility (GEF) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has kicked off a five-year energy project.
11 Apr
More than $5 billion has been pledged by 29 countries for the Global Environment Facility (GEF), providing a major boost to international efforts to protect biodiversity
23 Dec 2019
Nigeria is one of the beneficiaries of the two new work programmes endorsed by the GEF council in a meeting at the weekend. The Council also took a number of decisions concerned with updating GEF policies and operations
1 Jul 2019
An ambitious new project launched in Lagos last week is aiming to reform the electronics sector and put an end to the toxic toll improper management of electronic waste is taking on Nigeria. Over half a million tonnes of discarded appliances are processed in the country every year, threatening both the health of people in…
15 Apr 2019
Towards tackling its most pressing environmental problems, the Federal Government and stakeholders have begun the assessment of projects...
25 Feb 2019
Following estimates by the United Nations that it could cost up to U$250–270 billion per year to shift developing countries to 20 per cent renewable energy by 2025, the Federal Government has teamed up with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Environment Facility (GEF) to make renewable energy investment financially attractive for the…
15 Dec 2018
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) in collaboration with the United Nation Development Program (UNDP) and other development partners...
3 Sep 2018
After the Global Environment Facility (GEF) received strong support for its new investment cycle, (known as GEF-7), fresh efforts are underway in financing Nigeria’s actions to protect the future of the planet and human well-being over the next four years. GEF supports initiatives in countries across a broad spectrum of action areas.  Early in the…
2 Jul 2018
Nigeria is could soon join a list of developing countries scheduled to benefit from a global alliance targeted at preventing deaths and cutting greenhouse gas emissions...
22 Jul 2016
To further promote entrepreneurial initiatives in a bid to reduce youth unemployment, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has approved N426 million for on-lending to businesses owned by National Youth Service Corps...
4 Jul 2016
In a bid to tackle the planet’s most pressing environmental problems, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council has approved an additional $40 million for the Global Wildlife Programme..
6 Jun 2016
With the changing and uncertain climate, especially shrinking farming workforce and conflicts in the northern agro-ecological zones, Global Environment Facility...

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Chief Ikechi Emenike, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in Abia, has said that the party is heading for a landslide at all levels in the 2023 general elections.
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Gov Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has re-emphasised the need for the people to shun religious division and misunderstanding among individuals.
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Vice Chairman (North West) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Salihu Lukman, yesterday, blamed the Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP) for the crisis in Nigeria’s education sector.
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Civil Society Groups for Good Governance (CSGGG) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to de-emphasise examination as major determinant for recruiting the next Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF).