We’ll encourage use of cooking stoves, says Sambo

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Nigeria’s vice president, Namadi Sambo
The Federal Government said on Tuesday that it would continue to encourage the use of the newly improvised alternative and safe cooking stoves to discourage the felling of trees for firewood.
Vice-President Namadi Sambo stated this while inaugurating the newly introduced National Clean Cooking Stove at the Old Banquet Hall, State House, Abuja.
“One of the global problems today is environmental problem and desertification, desert encroachment in Nigeria is one of our major environmental problems and as a result one of the major causes is cutting trees and using wood as a source of energy for cooking.
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Source:: PM Newspaper