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Climate Watch: Nigeria received $700m from World Bank’s $31.7bn funding in 2022

Despite directly impacting our communities, health and livelihood, climate-related reports usually take a back seat to dominant news beats like politics and business. Climate Watch aims to ensure you never miss important stories on climate change and actions being taken towards limiting its impact. Here is a round-up of last week’s climate stories:  Akinwumi Adesina, […]

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Nigeria imports 155bn salt, local industries wobble- NBS

Nigeria spent at least N155bn within the last two years on the importation of salt and other locally available products from Asia and South America even as domestic industries struggle with high production costs. This is as the country allocated about N198bn within the same period for the development of natural resources, including salt. According […]

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Why Nigeria can’t generate additional 5000MW power – Minister

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, said it could not reach its earlier proposed power generation target of 5,000 Megawatts due to gas shortage. The Minister of Power, Abubakar Aliyu, disclosed this to State House Correspondents shortly after the Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Council […]

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