More IDPs in Nigeria, Syria, Ethiopia Than Ever Before

Bayo Akinloye A record 41.3 million people are displaced inside their own countries because of conflict and violence, according to a new report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).  The number of people living in internal displacement worldwide as of the end of 2018 is the highest it […]

Norwegian Refugee Council Condemns Killings Of Farmers

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has said it is horrified by the killings of at least 12 farmers in Kalle village, Borno State, last weekend.  “The level of violence registered lately in Northeast Nigeria is alarming. Farmers have been easy targets. These attacks risk making people too afraid to cultivate their land and may worsen […]

10,000 railway workers endorse concession, call FG to pay severance package

The planned concession of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) was on Wednesday in Lagos endorsed by staff of the corporation. The employees however called on the Federal Government to pay their entitlements. The workers under the aegis of the Nigeria Union of Railway Workers and the Senior Staff Association Nigeria Railway Branch, said they were […]