6 Dec 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has assumed the presidency of the Pan Africa Agency of the Great Green Wall of the Sahel and Sahara Initiative (PAGGW) during the fourth Ordinary Session..
2 Dec 2021
The Federal Government has promised to address concerns raised by an Ogoni community over environmental remediation by Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project.
8 Nov 2021
Nigerian and Zimbabwean journalists, under the Connect Fund of the Bertha Foundation, have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to grant succour to communities affected by oil spills and refining activities.
18 Oct 2021
The High-Level Segment of the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP-15) closed last week with the adoption of the Kunming Declaration, where parties to the Convention, including Nigeria committed to develop, adopt and implement an effective post-2020 global biodiversity framework.
11 Oct 2021
Federal Government has endorsed plan by Seplat Energy Plc to spearhead transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy and end gas flaring in 2024.
27 Sep 2021
The Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, said the Federal Government is committed to phase out hydro fluorocarbons (HFCs), a potent GreenHouseGas (GHGs), used as refrigerants.
17 Jul 2021
Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor, has expressed appreciation to the House of Representatives for passing the Climate Change Bill, even as she enjoined the Senate to reaffirm this position.
22 Jun 2021
Nearly half of Africa’s population could face a future of widespread drought, hunger and mass migration due to the effects of climate change – but there is still time to prevent catastrophe by restoring...
27 Apr 2021
My attention was recently drawn to a statement credited to the Minister of State for Environment, Barr Sharon Ikeazor, and published in the Leadership Newspaper of 17 Sep 20, p.14, captioned “Nigeria Lacks Marine Protected Areas Despite 11,600 sqkm Coastline ....
12 Apr 2021
The Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ekeazor, has appealed to the National Assembly to pass into law, the climate change bill, which has already scaled through second reading on the floor of the House.
3 Apr 2021
The Minister of State for Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, has called for a strong partnership between Africa and the European Union (EU) for the protection and restoration of Africa’s unique biodiversity.
30 Nov 2020
The Federal Government has pledged to provide appropriate legal framework for implementing the Paris climate change agreement. The Minister of State for the Environment, Mrs. Sharon Ikeazor, who made this known in Lagos...