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COP 28 and the Quest for Climate Justice

By Nnimmo Bassey The foundation for voluntary emissions cut by nations was laid in the Copenhagen Accord (2009) and consolidated in the Paris...

Climate ChangeEditorial

CLIMATE ACTION DEFORESTATION IS A GIANT STEP BACKWARDS

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, Nigeria holds the ugly record of having the world’s highest deforestation...

HealthUncategorized

Towards Ending Malaria: Spotlight on Africa University’s Zimbabwe Entomological Support Program in Malaria (AU/ZENTO)

By Jeanette Dadzie In 2016, Africa University’s then Dean of the College of Health, Agriculture and NaturalSciences Professor Sungano Mharakurwa had a dream...

AgricultureClimate ChangeDevelopmentEnvironment

Rice production in West African countries will increase in 2024 – OCHA

Rice production in Nigeria and other West African countries will increase in2024.West Africa Regional Supply and Market Outlook, coordinated by the UnitedNations Office...

AgricultureEconomy

Nigeria, Others to Experience Reduction in Grains Production

Nigeria and the rest of  West Africa are expected to experience a significant decrease in the production of maize, sorghum, and millet this year.According to the West...

Climate ChangeDevelopmentEnvironment

AU Countries Collaborate To Improve Environmental Challenges

By Ijeoma Olorunfemi Nigeria and 39 other AU countries have agreed to collaborate to ensure that environmental issues bedeviling the continent are ameliorated...

Climate ChangeDevelopment

BENIN REPUBLIC’S CLIMATE CRUSADE Pioneering Adaptation Document Unveils a Sustainable Future

The recent signing of a policy document between the government of Benin Republic and several municipal mayors to address climate change in the...

Education

TEACHERS’ UNION TASKS GOVERNMENT ON SECURITY AHEAD OF 2024 POLLS

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has entreated the government, citizens, and development partners to take concrete steps to address all security...

Climate ChangeDevelopmentEnvironmentHealthTourism

THE NIGERIAN ENVIRONMENT: A REAR VIEW

By Nnimmo Bassey Introduction The environmental history of Nigeria unfortunately is not a story filled with the rich biodiverse tropical rainforests of the...

EditorialPolitics

POLITICAL INSTABILITY AS A ROADBLOCK TO DEVELOPMENT

FROM THE EDITOR This year’s first quarter edition of DEVELOPMENT AGENDA dwelt on the ubiquity of grinding poverty in West Africa despite the...