Posts Tagged “Agriculture”

Fighting climate change through agriculture

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Fighting climate change through agriculture

August 7, 2016 by Martins Uzochukwu Eke Originally published on Daily Trust. Agriculture in its simplest terms refers to the growing of crops and rearing of animals for human use. Climatic conditions like rainfall, temperature, sunshine etc all have profound effects on agriculture. However, human activities affect the climate negatively. Climate change affects agriculture negatively and…

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Nigerian Minister Urges Africa To Collectively Tackle Climate Challenges

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Nigerian Minister Urges Africa To Collectively Tackle Climate Challenges

August 5, 2016 by Channels Originally published on Channels TV. Nigeria has called on African countries to act in a collective and collaborative manner to tackle climate related challenges bedevilling the continent. The Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, made the call on Friday in Abuja during a meeting of the Council of Ministers in charge…

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Sokoto to collaborate with Morocco on solar energy, agriculture

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Sokoto to collaborate with Morocco on solar energy, agriculture

August 1, 2016 by PM News Originally published on PM News. Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said on Monday that the state government would collaborate with the Kingdom of Morocco in the areas of solar energy and agriculture. Tambuwal stated this after a meeting with the Moroccan Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Mosidfa Bouh, in…

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NNPC To Set Up $300m Biofuel Plant In Benue

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NNPC To Set Up $300m Biofuel Plant In Benue

July 19, 2016 by NAN Originally published on Leadership. The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says plans are underway to set up a renewable energy plant that will use agro products to generate energy. Its Group General Manager in charge of Renewable Energy Division, Mr Rabiu Suleiman, stated this on Tuesday in Makurdi during a…

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