With the prospects that an improvement in global fisheries management can bring additional economic gains estimated at $83 billion, according to the World Bank, the most intense and critical issue on the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) round of negotiations this month is, fisheries subsidies.
A new report published ahead of a key United Nations climate talks: United in Science seriously warned that the world is falling drastically behind in the race to avert climate disaster, with the five-year period ending in 2019 the hottest on record.
On Monday, a young climate crisis activist, Greta Thunberg, opened the United Nations Climate Action Summit with a seeming angry condemnation of world leaders, including President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, for failing to take strong measures to combat the menace of the climate crisis.
The Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has declared his readiness to waive his constitutional immunity to “enable the most robust adjudication” of several corruption allegations and insinuations against his person and office which he described as baseless and false.
Former 2011 Presidential running mate to President Muhammadu Buhari on the platform of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), one of the coalition parties that formed the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tunde Bakare, has said that he will succeed his political associate as the 7th President of Nigeria in 2023.