Tag: climate change

THE SHADES THAT THE TREES PROVIDE ON A VERY HOT SUNNY DAY

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When I started planting trees twenty-five years ago in the desert part of Danbata, Kano State by invitation, the temperature in the afternoon in that part of the country was between 1300 and 1400F and it was almost impossible to… Read More

THE TEMPERATURE RISE: Everywhere Not So Good for Nigeria

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The rains went away so quickly and appear to be coming back late, according to the weather forecast. Vegetations are disappearing in so many places particularly in many parts of Northern Nigeria reducing the number of grazing fields available and… Read More

COP 26: THE BUMPY ROAD TO CARBON NEUTRAL

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At the COP26 summit, a new global agreement – the Glasgow Climate Pact – was reached. The agreement – although not legally binding – will set the global agenda on climate change for the next decade. With the Glasgow agreement,… Read More