The Federal Government is advancing a strategy to actualize net-zero greenhouse gas emission by 2060.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Mr Hassan Musa, disclosed this during an inaugural speech of a steering committee for elaboration of Nigeria’s long Term Low Emissions Development Strategy.
The Director Human Resources Management, Mr Lawrence Adigwe represented the Permanent Secretary.
Musa said that the committee was inaugurated for the elaboration of Nigeria’s long term low emissions development strategy to build on the initial long-term vision 2050.
During COP26 in Glasgow, President Muhammadu Buhari announced a new long-term commitment of reaching net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2060.