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COVID-19: UN Mobilizes $2 Million For Containment, Care And Key Support To Nigeria Government

no responses. April 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN Provides Vital Supplies For Nigeria’s Pandemic Response


COVID-19: UN Provides Vital Supplies For Nigeria’s Pandemic Response

The United Nations received delivery of vital health supplies to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria on a flight funded by APM Terminals. […]

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United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon,

no responses. January 16, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

UN Humanitarian Coordinator Commends Release Of Three Aid Workers, Civilians Abducted In Maiduguri


UN Humanitarian Coordinator Commends Release Of Three Aid Workers, Civilians Abducted In Maiduguri

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon has commended the release of some civilians, including three aid workers, who were abducted by non-state armed […]

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Sudan: Intercommunal Clashes Displace Tens Of Thousands In Volatile Darfur Region

no responses. January 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Sudan: Intercommunal Clashes Displace Tens Of Thousands In Volatile Darfur Region


Sudan: Intercommunal Clashes Displace Tens Of Thousands In Volatile Darfur Region

Around 40,000 have been displaced in Sudan’s West Darfur State in recent days, following intercommunal clashes, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) […]

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UN Refugee Agency Okays Move To Register All Births In Kazakhstan

no responses. December 27, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Refugee Agency Okays Move To Register All Births In Kazakhstan


UN Refugee Agency Okays Move To Register All Births In Kazakhstan

The decision to ensure that all babies born in Kazakhstan are registered at birth and issued birth certificates has been welcomed by the UN refugee agency, […]

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Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR

no responses. October 2, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR


Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR

A spike in the number of refugees reaching Greek island reception centres is likely to worsen the situation in already “dangerously overcrowded” facilities there, the UN […]

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Displaced DRC Congo Survivors Highlight Violence, Brutality Of Armed Militia

no responses. August 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Displaced By Violence, DR Congo Survivors Recount Brutality Of Armed Militia


Displaced By Violence, DR Congo Survivors Recount Brutality Of Armed Militia

Displaced by DR Congo violence, survivors’ testimonies highlight brutality of armed militia Two months since hundreds of thousands of people fled violence in north-eastern Democratic Republic […]

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1.4 million refugees set to need urgent resettlement in 2020: UNHCR

no responses. July 2, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UNHCR Projects 1.4M Refugees Need Urgent Resettlement By 2020


UNHCR Projects 1.4M Refugees Need Urgent Resettlement By 2020

More than 1.4 million displaced people in over 60 refugee hosting countries will need resettlement next year. The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, while stating this on […]

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The Cameroonian refugees in Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State

no responses. January 29, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

North-east: UN Appeals For Sustained Humanitarian Support Amid Surge In Violence


North-east: UN Appeals For Sustained Humanitarian Support Amid Surge In Violence

As millions of civilians continue to grapple with extreme adversity across north-east Nigeria and the rest of the Lake Chad region where a recent surge in […]

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UN Resident Coordinator/Humanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria,Mr Edward Kallo

no responses. January 11, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Humanitarian Coordinator Expresses Worry Over Massive Civilian Displacement In North-East


UN Humanitarian Coordinator Expresses Worry Over Massive Civilian Displacement In North-East

The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has expressed grave concern following an upsurge in violence in the country’s north-east that has caused […]

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UNHCR’s Asylum and Migration Strategy stakeholders’ meeting in Abuja

no responses. December 2, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Experts Seek Regulation Of Travel Agencies To Check Illegal Migration, Human Trafficking


Experts Seek Regulation Of Travel Agencies To Check Illegal Migration, Human Trafficking

Participants at a United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. UNHCR’s Asylum and Migration Strategy stakeholders’ meeting have called for regulation and sanctions of Traveling Agencies in […]

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UNHCR and ECOWAS are organising a 5-day Emergency Management Training in Jaji, Kaduna

no responses. August 27, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

UNHCR, ECOWAS Organise Training On Emergency Management In Kaduna State


UNHCR, ECOWAS Organise Training On Emergency Management In Kaduna State

 The  United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees,  UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the Economic Community of West African States are organising a 6-day Emergency Management […]

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no responses. June 19, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

UN Condemns Deadly Twin Suicide Attacks In Damboa, Borno State


UN Condemns Deadly Twin Suicide Attacks In Damboa, Borno State

 The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria a.i., Myrta Kaulard, has condemned the twin suicide attacks on 16 June in the town of Damboa, Borno State, north-east […]

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The Cameroonian refugees in Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State

no responses. May 24, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

UNHCR Relocates Cameroonian Refugees To Anyake Settlement


UNHCR Relocates Cameroonian Refugees To Anyake Settlement

The UNHCR,  UN Refugee Agency, has moved some 331 Cameroonian refugees from Abande to Anyake, Kwande Local Government Area (LGA) settlement, in a move intended to help […]

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R- United Nations and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon,middle Governor, Samuel Ortom

no responses. February 15, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

UN Humanitarian Coordinator Decries Level Of Attacks, Killing Of Innocent People By Armed Militants


UN Humanitarian Coordinator Decries Level Of Attacks, Killing Of Innocent People By Armed Militants

The United Nations and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon has expressed deep worry that the conflict between herdsmen and farmers if not checked will […]

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members of the Benue Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, BECCIMA

no responses. January 31, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Herdsmen Attack: Benue State Opens Two Additional Camps For IDPs


Herdsmen Attack: Benue State Opens Two Additional Camps For IDPs

The Benue State Government has opened two additional Internally Displaced Persons Camps, IDPs for victims of herdsmen attack bringing the number of IDP camps to seven. […]

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people displaced by the recent attacks on Guma and Logo Local Government Area of Benue State

no responses. January 25, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Benue State: IDPS”s Displaced By Recent Attacks Decry Poor Conditions In Camp


Benue State: IDPS”s Displaced By Recent Attacks Decry Poor Conditions In Camp

Over eighty thousands people displaced by the recent attacks on Guma and Logo Local Government Area of Benue State are living under difficult conditions in five […]

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Mr Zannah Mustapha , won this year’s UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award

no responses. October 8, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNHCR Nansen Refugee Winner, Zannah Mustapha Arrives Nigeria With Award


UNHCR Nansen Refugee Winner, Zannah Mustapha Arrives Nigeria With Award

The 2017 UNHCR Nansen Refugee winner, Barrister Zannah Bukar Mustapha has arrived Nigeria after receiving his award,the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award. in Geneva, Filippo Grandi on 2 […]

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no responses. September 29, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Japan Donates Additional USD 1 million To Nigeria’s Displaced


Japan Donates Additional USD 1 million To Nigeria’s Displaced

The Government of Japan has contributed an additional USD 1 million to UNHCR Nigeria to respond to critical needs of people forced to flee their homes, […]

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no responses. September 19, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Cholera Outbreak: 44 Dead, 2,300 Confirmed Cases ,UN And Partners Seek $9.9m


Cholera Outbreak: 44 Dead, 2,300 Confirmed Cases ,UN And Partners Seek $9.9m

The United Nations and its partners are urgently appealing for $9.9 million to respond to the current cholera outbreak in Borno State, north-east Nigeria, and prevent […]

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Mr Zannah Mustapha , won this year’s UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award

no responses. September 19, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Nigerian Wins UNHCR 2017 Nansen Refugees Award


Nigerian Wins UNHCR 2017 Nansen Refugees Award

A Nigerian Mr Zannah Mustapha , has won this year’s UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award,    Zannah Mustapha , is the […]

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