UNHCR

UN, Partners Seek N353.8 bn Aid For Vulnerable Nigerians

Tayo Olanipekun The United Nations (UN) and its partners require N 353,880,000,000  to continue providing basic needs to the most vulnerable people in Nigeria as part of the 2019-2021 Humanitarian Response Strategy for the country. This as the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) together with the UN Development Programme and other partners is today in Abuja […]

UNO

UN Says It Is Concerned Over Borno, Kaduna Killings

Tayo Olanipekun The United Nations (UN) has expressed concern over the renewed killings in Borno State, saying the attacks were unchecked may reverse the gains made so far in securing lives and property in the north east region. This is as it also called on the authorities in Kaduna State to “seriously look into” circumstances […]

Nigerian Becomes Africa’s Champion In Nutritious Foods

Tayo Olanipekun With Agency Reports A Nigerian business man has been crowned champion of the first Africa edition of the Scaling Up Nutrition Pitch Competition held at the Nutrition Africa Investor Forum in Nairobi, Kenya. Kennie-O Cold Chain Logistics from Kwara State won the competition involving some of the continent’s most exciting enterprises working to […]

UN Applauds Release Of 833 Children From Civilian JTF

The United Nations (UN) said on Friday it welcomed as an “important milestone” the release of 833 children by the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF). The group was formed in 2013 to protect communities and support the country’s security forces against Boko Haram extremists, but it also recruited young boys and girls into its ranks. […]

LAND USE CHARGE

Lagos Recovers N829m From Settling Tenancy,Other Disputes In 8 Months

Tayo Olanipekun The Lagos State government has said while brokering peace over civil disputes among residents of the state, it has recovered a total of N829.110m for parties involved, through mediation, in the first eight months of this year. The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, disclosed this on Wednesday during the […]