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Buhari presents N8.612tn 2018 budget of Consolidation

ANIETIE UDOBIT, NASS ABUJA   President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented about N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation bill, which he called ‘budget of consolidation’,  to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure would drive rapid economic recovery. Buhari said at the session that with a benchmark of 45

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NiMet Partners IFAD on Climate Change Adaptation and Agri-Business Support

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Fund for Agricultural Development on Climate Change Adaptation and Agri-Business Support Programme, IFAD-CASP. This is aimed at improving yields, mitigating the vagaries associated with climate change, as well as reducing the risk of crop failure. Professor

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NiMet to Establish Meteorological Infrastructure in Nigerian Universities

-Oru Leonard   The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, is to establish meteorological infrastructure in 34 universities across the country in the first phase. This is in furtherance of its target to increase the network of meteorological stations across the country and boost its data collection. This was disclosed by the Director-General/CEO of NiMet, Prof.

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UNITY TIMES announces Atiku Abubakar as 2017 Annual Lecture Series Keynote Speaker for October 31

ANIETIE UDOBIT, ABUJA   The Board and Management of Benthel Multimedia Ltd, publishers of UNITY TIMES, has announced the former Nigeria Vice president Alhaji Atiku as Keynote Speaker for 2017 UNITY TIMES Annual Lecture Series holding on Tuesday October 31. The announcement was made in a statement by the Company Chief Executive Officer,

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AN EFFICIENT TRANSPORT INDUSTRY WILL REDUCE UNEMPLOYMENT- ATACA Chairman

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Chairman, Abuja Transport and Aviation Correspondents Association (ATACA), Mr. Chris Agabi has said that efficient transport industry will reduce unemployment in Nigeria. Agabi made this statement in a seminar organized by the association in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Transportation, on Wednesday on: “Forging a Resilient Transportation Industry

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World Bank, UNDP seek NiMet’s Partnership on climate, weather services

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have sought partnership with the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) to support their climate/weather services initiatives in some African countries and beyond. The beneficiary nations in Africa to get this benefit from the climate and weather services by the world bodies

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NiMet Partners Eta-Zuma Group West Africa on Weather forecast for Coal Mining

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has entered into a mutually beneficial partnership with Zuma 828 Coal Limited of Eta-Zuma Group West Africa, for the provision of daily on-spot weather forecasts tailored specifically for the company's coal mining activities. The process of the partnership, which began early this year with free

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NiMet Partners Eta-Zuma Group West Africa on Weather Forecast for Coal Mining

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has entered into a mutually beneficial partnership with Zuma 828 Coal Limited of Eta-Zuma Group West Africa, for the provision of daily on-spot weather forecasts tailored specifically for the company's coal mining activities. The process of the partnership, which began early this year with free daily

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