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  1. 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

  2. 47 Million Nigerians Engage In Open Defecation

    25 Feb 2020- 07:26 by Local Press Report ADO EKITI This Day The federal government has revealed that the menace of open defecation won’t be allowed to constitute a global embarrassment to the nation, saying statistics revealed that over 47 million Nigeria ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2020 - 07:26

  3. US Racial Justice Group Supports Nigeria Water Rights Campaign

    19 Feb 2020- 10:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, New York A coalition of United States racial justice organisations has written to the governor of Lagos, Nigeria, arguing against possible "inherently unjust" privatisation of the state� ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:05

  4. EU Increases Water, Sanitation Funding In Nigeria Conflict-zone

    29 Jan 2020- 06:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will provide access to clean water and sanitation facilities, food aid, shelter, basic primary healthcare and education for children who have been caught up in t ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:03

  5. SDGs As Investment Opportunities

    28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Calls For Private Investment To Be Permitted For Nigeria Water Infrastructure Projects

    24 Sep 2019- 05:43 by Local Press Report LAGOS Punch Stakeholders have called on the Federal Government to enact a law that will allow private investors to own water plants for generation of water and supply to the public. This...would ensure the challeng ...

    Local Press Report - 09/24/2019 - 05:43

  10. Nigeria's Former Head Of State Attributes Conflict To Climate Change

    24 Sep 2019- 05:53 by Local Press Report MINNA Punch Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has attributed the rising conflicts in the country to the impact of climate change on the people. The 2nd General Abdulsalami Abubakar Foundation Annu ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:45

  11. EU Support For Food Security, Healthcare, Preparedness In 7 Sahel Countries

    23 Jun 2019- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has reported  that it is providing over $170 Million USD to seven countries in Africa's Sahel region, bringing total regional support for 2018 and 2019 to more th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/23/2019 - 08:42

  12. World's Rivers Polluted By Antibiotics

    29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14

  13. Lake Chad: Climate Change Fuels Social Instability

    19 May 2019- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany An intensive two-year period of interdisciplinary research across Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria has resulted in a comprehensive report, released on May 13, that examines the conflicts in th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/19/2019 - 11:00

  14. 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

  15. 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