Image

United Nations

UN to help 40,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria
3 months ago

UN to help 40,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria

The United Nations on Tuesday said it will help about 40,000 refugees who fled Cameroon’s violence-hit regions into Nigeria.

The UN refugee agency and Nigerian authorities have so far registered …
Read More

Nigeria, 14 others elected into UN Human Rights Council
3 months ago

Nigeria, 14 others elected into UN Human Rights Council

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

The UN General Assembly on Monday in New York has elected, by secret ballot, Nigeria and 14 other States to serve on the Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2018 …
Read More

Amina Mohammed to visit Osinbajo in company of 3 UN envoys
6 months ago

Amina Mohammed to visit Osinbajo in company of 3 UN envoys

Ms Amina Mohammed, the United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, and three other UN envoys, would visit Acting President Yemi Osinbajo as part of their current trips to Nigeria and the Democratic …
Read More

Nigeria appointed Acting President to preside over 81st Plenary Meeting of UN General Assembly
8 months ago

Nigeria appointed Acting President to preside over 81st Plenary Meeting of UN General Assembly

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

Nigeria was on Thursday appointed as the Acting President to preside over the 81st Plenary Meeting of UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters.

The Correspondent of the News Agency …
Read More

It will take 170 years to achieve gender equality – UN
10 months ago

It will take 170 years to achieve gender equality – UN

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

It will take 170 years to achieve economic equality between women and men, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has said.

Mohammed, in her message to the Youth Forum …
Read More

Boko Haram crisis is the world’s largest and most neglected – UN
11 months ago

Boko Haram crisis is the world’s largest and most neglected – UN

The UN Security Council (UNSC) has described the insurgency crisis in the North-East Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region as the world’s largest  and most neglected humanitarian crisis the …
Read More

Development is only long term solution to Boko Haram – UN
11 months ago

Development is only long term solution to Boko Haram – UN

The UN Security Council says that the only solution to the Boko Haram terrorism in the Northeastern Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin is the economic development of the region.


Read More

UN wants capital punishment abolished
11 months ago

UN wants capital punishment abolished

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Al Hussein, has reiterated his call for the abolition of death penalty saying its subjecting convicts to mental anguish constitutes human rights …
Read More

UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina sworn-in
11 months ago

UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina sworn-in

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

Amina Mohammed, Nigeria’s immediate past Minister of Environment, has been sworn-in as the fifth Deputy Secretary-General of the UN at the UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday.

The Correspondent …
Read More

UN goes offensive, uses air operation to disperse CAR militia
11 months ago

UN goes offensive, uses air operation to disperse CAR militia

By  •  GLOBAL NEWS

The UN has dispersed heavily armed militiamen in the remote Central African Republic town of Bambari few days after the militia attacked and wounded its peacekeepers.

A UN Multidimensional Integrated …
Read More

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
UA-38867477-1