NiMet to release 2020 rainfall prediction Jan. 21

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 12:00
NiMet’s Director General, Prof. Sani Mashi, made this known at the media briefing on the forthcoming 2020 seasonal rainfall prediction.
According to him, the 2020 rainfall prediction will highlight vital information that may affect socio-economic activities in the air, land and water transportation, agriculture, water resources, disaster management and mitigation. Others, he said, are tourism, sports, health, building and construction, energy sectors among others in the course of the year. “In order to help policy makers and farmers plan ahead, we wish to announce that this year's Seasonal Rainfall Prediction will be unveiled to general public on Tuesday, Jan.21, 2020 at the NAF Conference Centre, Abuja.