Unusual ‘August break’ puts crops at risk
Crop cultivation in the three geopolitical zones in the south and the North-Central Zone has been hampered as ‘August break’ extends from July to August 31, beyond the 25-day period...
Lagos launches pumping stations for flood control
To mitigate the incidence of flooding, the Lagos State Government is building pumping stations as a flood risk management strategy.The strategy followed Nigerian Meteorological Agency
NiMet training centre elected into World Meteorological Development Panel
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) Regional Training Centre, Oshodi, has been elected as member of the World Meteorological Organisation’s Executive Council Capacity Development Panel (WMO-CDP).
NiMet raises the alarm over depleting water resources
As the country continues to battle Coronavirus pandemic, the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised the alarm over depleting water resources and sought continuous monitoring and measuring of water level to tackle the challenge.
Agro-climate information gets boost as UNILORIN hosts NiMET’s weather station
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) has concluded arrangements to establish a Regional Centre of Excellence in Meteorological Research in the six geopolitical zones of the country
NIMET to complete installation of N2.7b weather radar system, 13 years after
About 13 years after the facility was bought and abandoned, the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has concluded plans to install and put the N2.7 billion worth of Doppler weather radar system to use.
NIMET explains reason for hash weather conditions
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has attributed the hash weather conditions currently being witnessed in the country to changes in climatic weather patterns of the world. Director-General, NIMET...
Sirika inaugurates committee to review impact of seasonal rainfall
Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has inaugurated an inter-ministerial committee with the responsibility of reviewing the impact of seasonal rainfall prediction (SRP) 2015-2018 of the Nigerian Metrological Agency (NIMET), on the nation’s food security.