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NCF chief advocates forest governance to curb farmers-herders clashes, insecurity

The Director-General of Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr. Muhtari Aminu-Kano, Monday blamed the lack of forest governance for the insecurity and cases of farmers/herders clashes across the country.

Police absolve woman, vulture of links to Boko Haram

The police in Yola, Adamawa State, have absolved a woman, Rukkayatu Salihu, 40, and her vulture of links to the Boko Haram sect.
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Foundation warns against killing vultures, other birds

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has warned against the killing of vultures, which they play a major role in cleaning up the society.
Chuma Anosike, the Chairman, Anambra Cricket Association, on Friday said that adequate training tour would help prepare the national U-19 team, adequately ahead of the ICC world Cup in 2020.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Training tour will boost Nigeria’s performance – Chuma Anosike

Chuma Anosike, the Chairman, Anambra Cricket Association, on Friday said that adequate training tour would help prepare the national U-19 team, adequately ahead of the ICC world Cup in 2020.

Nigeria cricket targets north-east for talent hunt

Sequel to the recent successful International Series between Nigeria female cricket players and their Rwandan counterparts staged in Abuja, the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has disclosed plans to hunt for talent in the country’s north east and Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in the area.

NCF: Nigeria in danger of losing flora, wildlife to poaching, illegal lumbering

Dr Muhtari Aminu-Kano, the Director-General, Nigerian Conservation Foundation, says the activities of forest poachers and illegal lumbers can make the country lose its unique flora and wildlife if left unchecked.

NCF lists 25 female players for Rwanda invitational tour

The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has invited 25 female players to camp in preparation for the Rwanda Invitational Tour to Nigeria from Jan. 23 to Jan. 30.
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Muhammadu Buhari: Lake Chad problem affecting fishing, farming in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration would continue to keep the issue of reviving the Lake Chad on the front burner, in order to ensure that developed countries assist the affected region.
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Muhammadu Buhari: We will continue to keep Lake Chad issues on front burner until...

President Muhammadu Buhari, has stressed that his administration will continue to keep the issue of reviving the Lake Chad on the front burner and exert more commitment from the developed countries to do the needful.

NCF calls for enforcement of sanitation laws to curb pollution

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation on Saturday called for the enforcement of sanitation laws in Lagos State to serve as deterrent to abuses on the environment compounding plastic pollution.

10 Nigerian players for Chess Olympiad

Ten Nigerian players are to depart the country on September 21 to participate in the 43rd World Chess Olympiad, taking place in Batumi, Georgia from September 23 to October 6.

Cricket: Abuja ovals to be ready before national sports festival

Yahaya Ukwenya, President, Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) says the two ovals on construction at the National Stadium in Abuja, would be ready before the National Sports Festival (NSF) in December.

UNIC urges federal government to ban production, importation of plastics

The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), Lagos, has urged the Federal Government to ban the importation and production of some plastics in Nigeria.

ICC pledges to develop cricket in Nigeria

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday promised to developed the sport and make it more popular than football in Nigeria, says Patricia Kambarami, ICC official.

Sen. Ita-Giwa holds forum on climate change

The Chairman of the Environment Committee of the 2014 National Conference and leader of Seagull Carnival Band, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has received support from Heritage Bank and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to stage a public enlightenment forum on climate change.

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