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Amina J. Mohammed

3 Jan 2021
  The human family faces colossal challenges, from the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change to deepening inequality, spreading hatred, and persistent armed conflict. Yet this is also an era of opportunity, with an ever-expanding knowledge base, ever-more-remarkable technological advances, and an agreed global framework for action: the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Turning peril into progress…
28 Sep 2020
I am supporting Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the role of Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). My belief in her capability to efficiently and creatively steer the affairs of the presently stressed WTO...
31 Aug 2019
Dignitaries, including Amina J. Mohammed, the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN); Hon. Sunday Dare, Minister of Youth and Sports Development; singer and songwriter, Yemi Alade; actors Timini...
4 Dec 2017
Stakeholders have called on the government to work towards promoting mass production of clean cookstoves, in line with made-in- Nigeria campaign currently on-going in the country.
31 Jul 2017
Experts have expressed discontent over the way and manner the federal government is articulating the 14 guidelines for the review of Environmental Impact Assessment, EIA Act.
13 Jan 2017
Whether it is tackling the insurgency of Boko Haram in north east, Nigeria or addressing current conflicts like in Syria, engaging women in overall peace-building and peacekeeping operations is an integral part of sustainable peace....


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Eleven people including several women have been arrested after a young mother was allegedly abducted, gang-raped and then paraded through the lanes of Delhi in broad daylight, Indian police said Friday.
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R&B singer Chris Brown has been sued $20million by a woman who claims he allegedly drugged and raped her on a yacht docked at a property in Miami owned by P Diddy.  Rolling Stone reports that the unidentified plaintiff (Jane Doe), a professional choreographer, dancer, model and musician, was invited alongside an unidentified friend to…
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French police have arrested the mother of a 10-year-old-boy whose body was found stuffed into a suitcase outside Paris, prosecutors said.
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Nearly 40 percent of people in Ethiopia's Tigray are suffering "an extreme lack of food" in the face of an extended de-facto blockade of the war-hit region, a UN agency said Friday.
1 hour ago
The joint task force has recovered 500 cows and sheep rustled in Shiroro and Munya Local Government areas of Niger state.