Lake Chad: Buhari urges developed countries to do needful
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will continue to keep the issue of reviving the Lake Chad on the front burner and exert more commitment from the developed countries to do the needful.
Nigeria needs strategy for forest preservation, says NCF
Worried by increasing depletion of forest resources, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has stressed the need for formulation and implementation of a strategy...
NCF appoints new council members
The Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has appointed Ayoola Onajide and Mrs. Onari Duke as members of the National Executive Council.
Abuja cricket ovals to be ready in December – NCF
The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) on Monday reassured that the cricket ovals currently under construction at the National Stadium, Abuja would be completed in December.
Lagos, others may be submerged by 2050
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) yesterday said Lagos and other coastal cities globally that are less than one metre above sea level could be submerged by 2050 if the surge continues, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). “The projection by scientists in the United Nations who are the authority in climate change effects,…
Communities benefit from N7m environmental grant
About 17 communities in Eti-Osa local government area of Lagos State have benefitted from a N7 million grant for promoting proper waste separation, management and disposal. The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) carried out the project. NCF received Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) grant to advocate for actions that promote proper waste separation, management and disposal in…
Conservation group wants protection for Lagos coastline communities
Determined to protect biodiversity from being wiped off in Lekki and other adjoining communities, frontline environmental group, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has called on the federal government to urgently assist the Lagos State government in building more shorelines.
DG canvasses better allocations for national parks
Director General of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr. Muhtari Aminu-Kano, has urged the Federal Government to raise the budgetary allocations for the seven national parks in the country. He lamented that the facilities were currently in a deplorable state due to poor funding. In an interview with The Guardian in Lagos, the DG decried…
Six schools emerge winners in environment day arts show
Six secondary and primary schools have emerged winners in the World Environment Day (WED) 2018, inter-school arts exhibition organized by the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF). The winners in the secondary school category are Mayors Height School, Epe Girls Senior Secondary School and Genesis High School as first, second and third positions respectively. While Refiners School,…