Lake Chad: UNESCO, AfDB collaborate with Nigeria: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation  and the  African Development Bank have begun a  training programme for environmental experts from Nigeria, Central Africa Republic, Cameroon, Niger and Chad  to  enable them to empower  communities  in the  Lake Chad Basin region  to reduce pressure   and halt its degradation. Read more

NIMASA Moves To Enforce On Sulphur Emission From Vessels: In line with the International Maritime Organization, IMO, convention to reduce emission from vessels, the   Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, had said it   will commence the   strict enforcement of the IMO   regulation which puts a maximum of 0.5%   sulphur cap   on all fuel used by vessels   by the year 2020. Read more

Nigeria to benefit from Google AI lab in Ghana: Head Google  AI, Ghana, Moustapha Cisse, yesterday revealed that there are ongoing plans to see that Artificial Intelligence, AI, helps in managing Nigerian and other African economies, particularly in the areas of flood, disaster management, technological inn ovations, and health among others. Read more

Marks and Spencer Announces New Shopping Bag Made From Recycled Plastic: The new eco-shopping bag, launching in stores on the 6th November, is made from 75 per cent Social Plastic, this is plastic waste that has not been collected or recycled by the Plastic Bank, a social enterprise seeking to stop ocean plastic pollution. Read more


ACT Foundation Improves Funding Opportunities for Nonprofits in Africa: Nigeria’s leading grant making nonprofit organization, Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) Foundation […]


SMEDAN seeks collaboration with Chinese SMEs: Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has commenced moves towards a […]

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