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President Buhari arrives Poland to Participate at the 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties under the UN framework Convention on Climate Change on 1st Dec 2018-5

Muhammadu Buhari arrives Poland for climate change summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Krakow, Poland, ahead of the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), taking place from December 2 to 4.
President Buhari departs Abuja for Poland to Participate at the 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties under the UN framework Convention on Climate Change on 1st Dec 2018-4

Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja for Poland

President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for Katowice, Poland where he is expected to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
5 President Buhari departs Abuja for China ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Corporation (FOCAC) Summit in Beijing on 31st Aug 2018

Muhammadu Buhari to attend climate change conference in Poland

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja for Katowice, Poland on Saturday where he is expected to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
President Buhari returns to Abuja after a 5 day Official Visit to Paris on 14th Nov 2018 2

Muhammadu Buhari leaves Abuja Saturday for Poland

The Presidency has just said that Buhari will be in Poland to attend the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
President Buhari commissions Portharcourt International Airport Terminal Building in Rivers State on 25th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari, 80 heads of state to attend COP24 in Poland

President Muhammadu Buhari will be joining over 80 Heads of State to attend the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP24.
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WHO: Air pollution claims 7 million lives annually

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Donald Trump wants US to re-join Paris climate agreement

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10 cases of sexual harassment recorded at UN climate talks

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