Tag: UN

Int’l Migrants Day: 280 million people seek greener pastures worldwide – UN

THE Secretary-General of the United States António Guterres has revealed that 280 million people worldwide left their nations to seek a better life elsewhere. The ICIR reports that the figure…

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Ukraine, Russia Sign Grain Export Deal With UN, Turkey

Russia and Ukraine on Friday signed a landmark deal with the United Nations and Turkey on resuming grain shipments that could ease a global food crisis in which millions face…

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UN World Food Programme wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

The agency was recognized “for its efforts to combat hunger, for its contribution to bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and for acting as a driving force to prevent…

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In Libya, Delayed Central Bank Audit Fuels Regional Battle

A delayed audit of Libya’s central bank is now contributing to a devastating oil blockade, the latest twist to a regional proxy war launched by Libyan military commander Khalifa Haftar…

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Buhari : Boko Haram’s attack on UN helicopter won’t be without consequences

The President,  Muhamadu Buhari, on Sunday, condemned what he called “the dastardly attack on UN aid helicopter in the Northeast on Saturday by the Boko Haram terrorists”. The Senior Special…

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 Over Attack on Helicopter,UN Suspends Air Services in North East

  The United Nations Air Services have been suspended in the troubled North East. This followed an attack on one of it’s helicopters in Damasak, Borno State by terrorist group.…

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UN Partners Ekiti to build 50,000 housing units

The United Nations, in partnership with Ekiti State Government, on Wednesday announced a $2bn deal for 50,000 affordable homes in the state. The United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Chief Executive…

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