The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has said weather, water and climate-related disasters, including extreme flooding, heat and drought which affected millions of people and cost billions last year, indicate the need for more climate change mitigation.
A faith-based coalition’s yearly report on the economic impact of climate-driven natural disasters has revealed that each of the costliest extreme weather events of 2022 caused over $3 billion in damages. Entitled Counting the Cost 2022: A Year of Climate Breakdown—was published by Christian Aid, a London-based relief agency of over 40 U.K. and Irish…
A "once-in-a-lifetime” blizzard has killed at least 55 people in the United States, including 25 in western New York's Erie County, officials said Monday morning. The number of deaths from the monstrous storm was expected to grow as snow continued to blanket Erie County, leaving roads in many areas impassable, including the majority of Buffalo,…
2 Apr 2022
Wondering why you feel uncomfortable with your bedding and you keep tossing around such that you want to opt for the floor during this hot weather?
28 Dec 2021
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) on Tuesday predicted hazy weather conditions for three days across the country beginning from Wednesday.
13 Sep 2021
The Office of the Surveyor-General of the Federation (OSGoF), has established a climate change division under the department of Geodesy to generate weather data and enhance the precision
21 Aug 2021
While the rainy season is still very much around, it is greatly important to protect yourself and keep yourself warm as often as you can. However, you can also do that while still looking fashionable.
18 Jun 2021
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned pilots to be wary of severe thunderstorms and other hazardous weather changes during the rainy season.
16 Apr 2021
The Lagos State Government, yesterday, said it had concluded preparation to have its own network of weather stations to closely monitor the climate in the state as well as increase its preparedness
4 Jan 2021
As 2020 ends, it leaves in its wake the warmest decade on record and one of the three hottest years ever measured, according to the UN weather agency. Despite a cooling La Niña event, 2020 has been a year of exceptional heat that is now mature and impacting weather patterns in many parts of the…
12 Feb 2020
Local and international airlines at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA) in Kano were compelled to reschedule their flight operations in the last 48 hours
6 Feb 2020
New research from a team of Florida State University, United States, scientists shows that rapid weather variability as a result of climate change could increase the risk of a flu epidemic