SON unveils standards for meters, solar PV components
In line with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the government’s renewable energy agenda, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has unveiled new energy standards.
Akeredolu unveils agenda to achieve SDGs in Ondo
Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has promised to improve on the eight-point agenda of his administration to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in all sectors of the state.
Nigeria, others should optimise public revenues from natural resources
Africa will not meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) target of eliminating extreme poverty by 2030 if natural resource wealth is not managed well.
Nanotechnology is a veritable tool to achieving SDGS, say scholars
Participants at the 2020 Nanotechnology conference, organised by the Ladoke Akintola University Technology (LAUTECH) Nanotechnology Research Group (NANO+), a multidisciplinary group of scholars at the institution....
African ministers agree investment in water, sanitation, hygiene
African Finance and sector ministers met last week to explore concrete ways to ensure universal access to water, sanitation and hygiene. They discussed political and institutional reforms required to make better use of existing financing and to attract additional resources...
Experts urge active PPP to achieve sustainable development goals
To attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, Senior Special Assistant to the President on SDGs, Princess Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, has called...
Why Nigeria performs poorly in SDGs — Expert
A development expert and Co-Founder/ Chief Executive Officer of Development Nigeria, Mr. Michael Ale, has lamented Nigeria’s poor performance on the scale of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
SDGs office debunks insertion of N33bn in Budget
The Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has debunked reports alleging that the 2020 budget allocation to the office was jerked up by an additional N33 billion in the final document passed by the National Assembly.
‘Robust economy, financial system critical to reversing nature’s depletion’
To achieve the global nature conservation and biodiversity across African countries, Africa Executive Director for Wide World Fund for Nature (WWF), Alice Ruhweza has said the transformation of the world’s economic and financial systems remains critical to reversing nature’s depletion and achieving SDGs.