Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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Mercy Corps

10 Jun
Security challenges in the country have moved senators from the northern part to speak in one voice for the first time.
16 Nov 2020
The European Union (EU) and Mercy Corps have handed over 325 permanent shelters to Internally Displaced Person (IDP) households in the Gwoza Council Area of Borno State.
10 Dec 2019
Mercy Corps, has called on federal and state governments to establish special courts for hearing of rape cases in the country.
31 Oct 2019
Nigeria has lifted a ban on two international humanitarian bodies it accused of aiding "terrorists" in the country's restive north, the birthplace of the Boko Haram jihadist group.
25 Oct 2019
United Nations humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock said Friday that Nigeria has promised to lift a ban on two international aid groups working in the restive northeast in the "next few days". The army closed down the offices of Action Against Hunger (ACF) and Mercy Corps in northeast Nigeria in September, sparking fears it could worsen…
25 Sep 2019
The Nigerian army closed the offices of another aid group Mercy Corps after troops said they found a large sum of money allegedly belonging to the agency, Reuters reported on Wednesday. Reuters reported that a military source and an aid worker at the organisation said army found N29 million ($94,771) in cash being transported in…
23 Apr 2019
The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the families, colleagues and friends of the two aid workers who lost their lives in Friday’s attack on Kajuru Castle, a holiday resort in Kaduna State. Faye Mooney, a British communications and learning specialist with non-governmental organisation Mercy Corps,…
23 Jun 2016
No fewer than 18,00 Young Nigerian Girls between the ages of 16 and-19 years have so far benefited from the $465,000 ‘’Mercy Corps’’ mentoring and empowerment project which began in...


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