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Amazon on Tuesday pledged to invest $2 billion in projects aimed at combatting climate change, stepping up efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of the tech giant and others. The Climate Pledge Fund will back efforts by startups and other firms in multiple sectors to “facilitate the transition to a zero-carbon economy,” Amazon said in …

A professor of medicine, Rasheed Balogun, says exposure to excessive heat as a result of climate change is contributing to rising cases of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Mr Balogun, a nephrologist at the University of Virginia, United States, disclosed this on Wednesday in Ibadan at the ongoing 32nd Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of …