Monday, November 29, 2021

ELFREDAH KEVIN-ALERECHI

Elfredah Kevin-Alerechi is a multimedia Journalist, who covers and report human interest stories. She exposes corrupt practices in both public and private sectors. She is a Fact-Checking Fellow of Dubawa, Nigeria, a Civic Hive Atupa Financial Fellow, Accountaprenuer of Accountability Lab Nigeria, and a 2019 Fellow of the Female Reporters Leadership Programme of the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism
November 17, 2021

COP26: African negotiators express doubts over U.S., China climate agreement

African negotiators at the conference said they have seen enough in the past to take the latest commitments of the two world powers lightly.

Biden, Jingping
November 13, 2021

Nigeria launches REDD+ to tackle deforestation

The REDD+ is the framework which allows countries, the private sector as well as multilateral funds to pay countries not to cut from their forest.

Deforestation
November 10, 2021

COP26: Youths protest shutout from climate negotiations

Young activist, Greta Thunberg, called the COP26 conference “a two-week-long celebration of business as usual and blah blah blah.”

November 9, 2021

COP26: Sierra Leone begs for support as rising sea level destroys communities

Sierra Leone needs $2.7 billion to implement its plan to reduce the impact of climate change in the country.

Flood in Sierra Leone
November 9, 2021

Rivers police recover body of murdered captain Godfrey Zwallamark

The state police commissioner said the kidnap was brought to their attention a month after it had happened.

November 8, 2021

COP26: Nigeria, other countries offered funds to tackle climate change

The secretariat said the decision is to help vulnerable communities access climate finance.

UN Climate Change Conference
November 7, 2021

COP26: Circular economy can solve climate crises, says UNDP executive

Circular economy involves recycling used goods to tackle pollution, climate change, loss of biodiversity among others.

November 7, 2021

Scientists block Scotland bridge to protest ‘failed’ COP26 conference

The scientists said they would rather be arrested than vacate the bridge, however, Scotland police succeeded in reclaiming the bridge.

November 6, 2021

COP26: Nigerian women demand funding for feminist climate projects

Women activists including youth representatives are asking leaders to distribute funds to the grassroots to help curtail the impact of climate change.

UN Climate Change Conference
November 3, 2021

Gunmen open fire on police officers at Rivers checkpoint, kill two, seize gun

Police spokesman in Rivers confirmed the incident to reporters in Port Harcourt on Wednesday, saying investigation has begun.