Attack on schools: Parents, students wary of return to classroom
Recent and continued attacks on schools and abduction of staff and students, especially in the North, is gradually affecting academic activities in the region, as parents and students become wary....
Buhari celebrates release of abducted female students
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, expressed joy over the release of abducted female students in Zamfara State. Reacting to the development, the President said: “I join the families and people of Zamfara State...
26,000 babies will be born in Nigeria today, 392,078 globally, says UNICEF
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has disclosed that no fewer than 26,039 babies will be born in Nigeria today being New Year’s Day.
17 million Nigerian children unregistered, says UNICEF
The births of about 17 million Nigerian children under the age of five are births registered, according to a new report on global birth registration released by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Over 1m children out of school in Kano – UNICEF
Mr Peter Hawkins, the United Nations Children Fund’s (UNICEF) representative in Kano State, says no fewer than one million children are out of school in the state.