Home > NiMet
NiMet DG Mashi

NiMet Commissions ABU Weather Station

    The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has commissioned the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) weather stations, even as the agency, during the commissioning, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ABU. The Director General, NiMet, Prof. Abubakar Mashi, while commissioning the station, noted that the partnership between NiMet and ABU, Zaria will greatly

Read More
NiMet DG Mashi

Weather and Climate Data Produced by Nimet are Critical for Combating Climate Change, NiMet DG says

    The Director General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Professor Sani Abubakar Marshi  has said that Weather and Climate Data Produced by Nimet are Critical for Combating Climate Change. Prof Marshi said this at the 2018 Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) report during the presentation and unveiling of the 2017 Nigerian Climate

Read More

Passengers stranded at Abuja Airport as Flights Delay, Cancel at Abuja Airport over bad weather

    Most passengers were stranded as some domestic and international airlines on Wednesday delayed or cancelled their flights at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, due to adverse weather conditions. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the affected flights involved are Air Peace, Dana Air, Arik Air, Azman and Air

Read More

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

Read More
NiMet DG Mashi

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

Read More
NiMet DG Mashi

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.

Read More

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,

Read More