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UN begs End SARS protesters to remain peaceful

The United Nations (UN) on Tuesday appealed to End SARS protesters to remain peaceful. Edward Kallon, UN Resident Coordinator in Nigeria, made the appeal via...

UN chief asks individuals and nations to contribute $35bn for WHO’s initiatives to fight Covid-19

United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has called for a “quantum leap in funding” for the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) initiative to speed up...

Biafra: Group petitions UN, AU, ECOWAS over gruesome killing of IPOB members

A southeast group, under the aegis of Alaigbo Development Foundation, ADF, on Wednesday petitioned international communities to wade into the gruesome murder of over...

United Nations suspend 2 officials in viral car-sex video

Two employees of the United Nations mission in Israel have been suspended without pay after a viral video featured a sex act in their...

Coronavirus: More Nigerians may face hunger – UN

The United Nations says more Nigerians may face hunger this year, noting that there is an urgent need to support farmers in the country. Ms....

UN condemns Boko Haram killing of 120 villagers in Borno

The United Nations Security Council has condemned the killing of no fewer than 120 villagers in Borno State. In a statement on Wednesday, the UN...

Coronavirus: Nigeria gets fresh medical supplies from UN

The United Nations on Thursday delivered a fresh batch of medical equipment and other vital supplies to Nigerian government to further aid its fight...

Three dead as UN peacekeeping helicopter crashes in Central African Republic

A tragic incident occurred on Friday in Central African Republic, as three people were confirmed dead after a United Nations peacekeeping helicopter crashed on...

UN Envoy sends message to Buhari govt over vacant houses in Abuja, Lagos

UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights to Adequate Housing, Ms Leilana Fartha, on Monday urged the Federal Government to impose vacant home taxes with...

Details of Nnamdi Kanu meeting with UN emerge

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, on Thursday, disclosed that issues concerning the Biafran people...

Nnamdi Kanu meets UN officials Tuesday in Switzerland

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has revealed that its leader, Mr Nnamdi Kanu will on Tuesday meet with officials of the United Nations...

Nigerian people are poorer now – UN

Over 50% of Nigerians are now poorer, as revealed in a report released on Thursday by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the...

Nigerian soldier on UN assignment killed in Mali

A Nigerian soldier was killed and several injured in two attacks on the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, UN officials said on Sunday. Gunmen attacked...

United Nations says Buhari to meet General Assembly president, keeps mum on agenda

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to receive President of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA) Ms Maria Espinosa, who is paying a one-day official...

Buhari’s suspension of Onnoghen is a serious violation, UN says

The United Nations' Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayán, has described President Muhammadu Buhari's suspension of Walter Onnoghen as...

SERAP drags Nigerian Government and ASUU to the United Nations

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project(SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to two UN special rapporteurs urging them to “prevail upon the government of President...

UN issues warnings to security agencies over killings in Nigeria

KILLINGS IN NIGERIA - The United Nations on Thursday advised security agencies to act swiftly on early warning signals of attacks on communities in...

UN approves 30-day ceasefire to end deadly bombing in Syria

SYRIA - The United Nations on Saturday passed a resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire across Syria, but Western diplomats said they were sceptical...

Liberia: United Nations commends Sirleaf’s “Legacy of Peace”

The Head of UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), Farid Zarif, has commended the outgoing President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, for the prevailing peace...

UN Jerusalem vote: Abbas hail result a ‘victory for Palestine’ as US declaration of Israel capital defeated 128-9 by General Assembly

The UN General Assembly has voted 128-9 to declare US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital "null and void". The vote, while...

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