Tag: UN

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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