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  1. Interactive Mapping Of Water Poverty In Nigeria

    12 Sep 2020- 10:26 by Local Press Report ABUJA Info Digest Nigeria An interactive on-line platform, THE DATA4WASH, has launched in Nigeria with the purpose of combating water poverty, by means of a partnership between Abuja-based nonprofit Media for Group ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:36

  2. IOM Funding For COVID Containment Among IDPs In Nigeria

    29 Jul 2020- 06:39 by Staff- Water Diplomat ABUJA, Nigeria The United Nation’s International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has extended its water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) operations in northeast Nigeria in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVI ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:34

  3. COVID-19: Nigerian Households Can't Afford Water For Handwashing

    15 Jul 2020- 09:37 by Local Press Report ABUJA Punch The National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday that a large number of Nigerian households surveyed in June said they could not afford to buy sufficient supplies of the water they needed for handwashi ...

    Local Press Report - 07/15/2020 - 09:37

  4. Nigeria Government Will Sanction And Prosecute Illicit Borehole Drillers

    25 Jun 2020- 06:28 by Local Press Report ABUJA This Day Live The Federal Ministry of Water Resources, through the Nigeria Integrated Water Resource Management Commission (NIWRMC) has disclosed that operators of indiscriminate borehole drilling will be san ...

    Local Press Report - 06/25/2020 - 06:28

  5. COVID Pandemic: New International Campaign To Expand WASH Access In Africa

    19 May 2020- 11:44 by Local Press Report Abuja Ventures Africa NGO Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) launched an international campaign 14 May aimed at expanding access to water, sanitation and hygiene in Africa in support of the fight against the COVID- ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2020 - 11:44

  6. Hydroponics Technology Can Reduce Rural Nigeria Water Usage Tensions

    24 Mar 2020- 10:17 by Local Press Report Abuja Ventures Africa In a bid to address incessant clashes between herders and farmers and to ensure better feeding of livestock, the Nigerian Farmers Group and Cooperative Society (NFGCS) has introduced a locally ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:22

  7. Potential Health Hazard Of Water Wells Proliferation In Nigeria

    1 Dec 2019- 13:39 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Nation National President of the Nigeria Master Drillers Association, Michael Ale, has warned of the proliferation of water wells in the country, saying the uncontrolled nature of these wells portend poten ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:39

  8. Nigeria Prez Sets Ambitious Sanitation Targets

    21 Nov 2019- 08:29 by Local Press Report Abuja Today News Africa Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari signed an executive order on Wednesday stating that Nigeria would be free from open defecation by 2025. Only India ranked worse than Nigeria in the Water ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2019 - 08:29

  9. Lake Chad Shrinkage: When And How?

    12 Oct 2019- 11:11 by Local Press Report ABUJA APF President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria told the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York last month that the Lake Chad basin has shrunk significantly due to climate change, depriving many people of ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:15

  10. Nigeria: $1 Billion USD China Loan For Gurara Hydro Project Approved

    17 May 2019- 07:58 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Nation The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved $1 billion Chinese loan from Chinese EXIM Bank for the Gurara II Hydropower Project. The project, on completion will generate 360 megawatts of ...

    Local Press Report - 05/17/2019 - 07:58

  11. UK Minister Acknowledges Links Between Climate Change And Conflict

    7 May 2019- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The United Kingdom has announced funding for three new aid programs in Africa and South Asia as the country bids to host the United Nations climate conference (COP26) in 2020. Speaking in Abuja, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2019 - 07:39

  12. Nigeria Is Worst In Africa For Open Defecation

    15 Mar 2019- 11:53 by Local Press Report ABUJA Daily Trust The Minister of Water Resources, Engineer Suleiman N. Adamu yesterday said Nigeria remains second among the countries still practicing open defecation globally and first in Africa. India which at ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2019 - 11:53

  13. Nigeria Summit Rejects World Bank Imposition Of Water Privatization In Africa

    3 Feb 2019- 10:27 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard An international summit on the human rights to water has called on the Nigerian government and other governments in Africa to reject the purported water privatisation projects designed by the World Ba ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2019 - 10:27

  14. Mining, Energy Policies, And Climate Change Shrink Lake Chad And Associated Rivers

    24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Leadership Speaking at the stakeholder’s engagement on contextualizing Nigeria’s water resource management in mining and energy policies in Abuja, yesterday, Executive Director, Global Rights and host communi ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2018 - 12:22

  15. Nigeria: Oil Spillage Clean-up Delays Continue

    24 Nov 2018- 12:22 by Local Press Report ABUJA Vanguard News A coalition of Civil Society Organizations, CSOs, on Thursday, expressed concern over delay in the execution of the proposed clean-up of oil spillage in Ogoniland, despite the availability of $1 ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2018 - 12:22

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