• President Buhari pledges to fight deforestation, launches ‘Keep Kaduna Green’ project

    President Buhari pledges to fight deforestation, launches ‘Keep Kaduna Green’ project

    President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to promote tree-planting across the country, as he launches ‘Keep Kaduna Green Project,’ in Kaduna, aimed at ending deforestation.

    Buhari, who commended Governor Nasir El-Rufai, for the worthy and timely project, said the bold step would reverse the deforestation trend in the country.

    Launching the project through the Minister of Environment Amina Muhammed, he explained that Nigeria has the highest rate of deforestation in the world.

    According to him, “environment is one of the six core pillars of […]