Climate commission

House of Representatives in Abuja on Tuesday passed a bill for the establishment of the National Climate Change Commission.

The bill seeks to give the commission the responsibility to regulate and coordinate policies and actions on climate change in Nigeria.

The bill, sponsored by the Leader of the House, Mrs. Mulikat Akande Adeola, was passed when put to vote by the Speaker, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal.

Source: Page 50, The Punch.