Saturday , February 23 2019

Foundation combats climate change through sports development.

Two Goals, 1 assist maker and the winning team at the Opening match of the ongoing Akpoyibo Green Foundation Youth football tournament was off to a flying start. And the beautiful thing; they had some star quality as popular comedian and nollywood star, AY Makun was on hand to deliver …

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IAEA Pays Courtesy Visit to NIWRMC

Preparatory to the IWAVE Stakeholders workshop for development of a National Hydrological Framework, in collaboration with the Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Integrated Water Resources Management Commission and were received by the Executive Director, Mr …

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AKPOYIBO GREEN FOUNDATION GIVES GREEN GROWTH BOOST THROUGH MAIDEN FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT AND EMPOWERMENT FORUM

The Akpoyibo Green Foundation has concluded plans to develop and enhance green growth and climate change mitigation activities through innovative sports platforms and programs as part of its goal to embed environmental stewardship and green growth in Nigeria. In collaboration with Asteven Group International, the Parent Company and 9 Sports …

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NIHSA RESTATES COMMITMENT TO ENHANCED SERVICE DELIVERY AND EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION.

In an inspired drive to enhance Capacity building and foster effective communication and understanding of its programs and mandates, the Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, this morning held its very first press briefing of 2019 alongside the opening of a 3 day induction/training of new employees. Engr Clement OnyeaasoNze responding …

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SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STAKEHOLDERS GIVE KUDOS TO NDDC FOR GIANT STRIDES ON GHG EMISSIONS REDUCTION.

The Sustainable Energy Practitioners Association of Nigeria (SEPAN), Federal Ministry of Environment and Asteven Group hereby congratulates the Managing Director/ CEO, Mr. Nsima Ekere, Commissioners, Directors, Staff and Management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for keying into the implementation of Nigeria’s Nationally Determined Contributions, NDC, as committed to …

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Press Statement: Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA)

Katowice, Poland Tuesday, 4th December, 2018, 11.30 – 12.00   Press Statement Where we are and Expectations from the African Civil Society We join the African Governments and experts in underscoring the vital importance of ambitious outcomes from this COP. A comprehensive and balanced Paris Agreement Work Programme should be …

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UNICEF certifies over 1,700 communities open defecation free zones in Katsina

Padmavathi Yedla, Chief Field Officer, United Nations Children Funds, says 1,751 communities in Katsina State have been certified as Open Defecation Free. Yedla made this disclosure on Monday, during the Review Meeting for 2018 and Rolling Work Plan, for 2019 and 2020 for Kano and Katsina State. According to Yedla, …

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A Vision Realized – Prof Gregory Ibe, OFR

Prof Gregory Ibe, ofr is a man with an all-consuming vision and a rapacious appetite for excellence. He wants to be the best in all he does and this is rubbing off on Gregory University, an institution which he founded and is rapidly being acknowledged as one of the foremost, …

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AFTER THE STATE OF EMERGENCY?…..GOVERNMENT GOES ON THE OFFENSIVE FOR WASH!

By Sam Ifeanyi Nwosu The attention being paid to Water Supply and Sanitation in Nigeria has taken a new level as President Muhammadu Buhari, GCON, during the recent launch of the National Action Plan for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), declared a “State of Emergency” in the sector. This …

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Engr Reuben Habu speaks on Sustainable Integrated Regulatory Water Management

With access to water still a major topical issue, the regulation and management of activities within the sector remains of key importance. In this interview, the Executive Director of the Nigerian Integrated Water Resources Management Commission, Engr. Reuben Habu re-inforces the strategic vision and goals of the commission.    By Sam …

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