Buhari assures international community of Nigeria’s commitment to democratic principles
President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured the international community of Nigeria’s commitment to strengthen democratic principles and sustain the fight against terrorism and violent crimes.
Over 1.2m Children displaced in Northeast, says UNICEF
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has expressed worries that the continued violence in the Northeast region of Nigeria, has led to the displacement of more than 1.2m children in the zone.
Six out of 10 Nigerian kids suffer violence, say UNICEF, EU
The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU), say about 60 per cent of children, representing six out of 10 children ...
Cholera claims 500 in 5 months in Nigeria
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has said that more than 500 people had died as a result of cholera outbreak in Nigeria in the last five months.
Central African Republic militias free over 300 enslaved children
Armed groups in Central African Republic (CAR), on Thursday night, released more than 300 enslaved children, as part of a UN brokered deal.
Nepal quake affects almost one million children: UNICEF
Almost one million children urgently need help after an earthquake claimed more than 3,200 lives in Nepal, the UN children's agency said
UNICEF says Boko Haram has made 800,000 children refugees
UNICEF said on Monday that no fewer than 800,000 children have fled their homes in north-eastern Nigeria because of the activities Boko Haram insurgents. UNICEF's regional director for West and Central Africa, Manuel Fontaine, told newsmen in Berlin that the number of child refugees has over doubled in 2014. Fontaine said the children fled to…