Sunday, 22nd May 2022
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3 May
Federal Government has vowed to implement United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) recommendations on Ogoni cleanup and to carry out remediation projects
18 Mar
The president had earlier wanted to embark on the medical trip from Nairobi, Kenya after attending the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) at 50 in that country, on March 5, but returned to Nigeria on March 4.
5 Mar
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, returned to Abuja after participating in the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) at 50 in Nairobi, Kenya.
16 Dec
A group, Social Action, yesterday, lamented the continued lack of portable water after 10 years the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) released its report on the four councils that make up the Ogoni ethnic nationality in Rivers State.
22 Oct 2021
Plastic pollution in oceans and other bodies of water has continued to grow sharply and could more than double by 2030, according to an assessment released on Thursday by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).
21 Oct 2021
Oil, gas, and coal production plans of some of the world's biggest oil, gas, and coal producers, including Nigeria, far exceed the emissions targets set in the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the 2021 Production Gap Report of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has stated.
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.
20 Sep 2021
A new report by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has revealed that one-third of countries have no legally mandated outdoor air quality standards.
12 Sep 2021
With about 75 per cent of all the plastic ever produced becoming waste, there are growing concerns that the $1 trillion industry is endangering lives of aquatic animals and poses risks to ocean and sea-related businesses.
14 May 2021
Climate change is the changes in the global climate systems over a long period, which can be yearly or decade compared to weather changes, which only occur daily, weekly, or monthly.
5 May 2021
The Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation has lamented that work is yet to commence almost two months after the Federal Government pledged water projects in Ogoniland, as part of its efforts to implement the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report.
23 Apr 2021
United Nations has called for commitment to restoring the planet and making peace with nature.


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Mohamed Salah and Son Heung-min shared the Premier League Golden Boot on Sunday after both forwards scored on the final day of the season.
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All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirants from Nigeria's southeast, Sunday, rose from a meeting with a resolution to support anyone among them that clinches the party's ticket. The aspirants, including Senator Rochas Okorocha, Senator Ken Nnamani, former Minister of Education (state), Emeka Nwajiuba, former Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, Ikeobasi Moleku and Mrs…
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Pep Guardiola said Manchester City's Premier League champions are "legends" who will be "remembered forever" after their thrilling 3-2 win against Aston Villa clinched the title on the last day of the season. Guardiola's side looked set to gift the trophy to second-placed Liverpool after Villa took a shock two-goal lead in the second half…
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Gunmen shot dead a member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Sunday in the east of the capital Tehran, state news agency IRNA reported. "Sayyad Khodai... was assassinated during a gun attack carried out by two motorcylists in Tehran's Mohahedin-e Eslam Street," IRNA said. The agency described him as a "defender of the sanctuary" -- a…
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Southeast presidential aspirants in All Progressives Congress (APC) are meeting at the home of former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday in Abuja ahead of the party primaries which holds later this month. An aide to Okorocha, confirmed the meeting but added that the “agenda” is unknown. The aspirants billed to attend include…