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    UN, INGO React to Killing of Aid Worker in Borno

    The United Nations (UN) has condemned the killing of an aid worker by a Nigerian soldier in Dambora, Borno State, northeast Nigeria. The UN Humanitarian...

    Ethiopia: ICRC Medical Supplies Arrive Tigray

    The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said a convoy of medical aid has arrived in Tigray, Ethiopia, the first since late...

    ECOWAS Announces Plans to Combat Terrorism

    The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has said it is ready to dedicate a large chunk of its 2023 budget towards combating...

    Somalia: OCHA Calls for Civilian Protection

    The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Volker Turk, has raised concerns over the recent rise in civilian casualties in Somalia. According to Türk,...

    Somalia: UNFPA Seeks Support for Women, Girls

    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has called attention to the condition of women and girls affected by the severe drought in Somalia. The Executive...

    Mozambique: WFP Seeks Additional Funding

    The World Food Programme (WFP) has warned that it will be forced to suspend its life-saving assistance to one million people at the peak...

    Concerns as Abuja-Kaduna Rail Line Set to Resume

    The Nigerian government has confirmed that train operations on the Abuja-Kaduna rail line are set to resume in November. This was confirmed by Nigeria’s Minister...

    Congo: UNICEF Warns of Humanitarian Crisis

    The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has warned that the lives of thousands of children in overcrowded, unsanitary camps for Internally Displaced Persons in eastern...

    UN Moves to Strengthen Peace Operations in Africa

    The United Nations (UN) has urged its Security Council to strengthen peace operations in Africa while noting that the gains made in the continent...

    Ethiopia: Tigray Peace Agreement Excites UN

    The United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, António Guterres, has called on the international community to support the bold step taken by the government of Ethiopia...

    Cameroon: Refugees Get Medical Support in Nigeria

    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has delivered an advanced cardiac and trauma life-support ambulance in Cross River State, Nigeria, to support...

    Why Nigeria Needs U.S. Terror Alert, Not Prayers

    The government of Nigeria has on different occasions dismissed the recent security alerts from the United States (U.S.) and the United Kingdom (UK) missions...

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