Thursday, 26th May 2022
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25 Nov 2021
Concerned groups have appealed to governments to implement and strengthen agencies handling the protection of child rights and elimination of gender-based violence.
Amina Mohammed
9 Nov 2020
A United Nations (UN) delegation, led by Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed, will today, visit Nigeria, Niger, Sierra Leone a post-COVID-19 recovery.
2 Jan 2020
The Federal Government has been advised to continue to adopt innovation and embrace technology to accelerate actualisation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to fast track development.
16 Aug 2019
Education managers and stakeholders have assessed the sector and called for overhaul.
15 Aug 2019
Country Director, United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), Lagos, Roland Kayanja, has advocated the development of youth-centred policies to ensure their participation in the formulation and implementation of government’s policies.
7 May 2019
The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has called on everyone to defend the rights of journalists whose efforts help to build a better world for all.
3 Apr 2019
As a way of promoting poetry, the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) in Nigeria and Lagos Education District One, Thursday, March 21, 2019...
9 Mar 2019
The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) has stressed the need for Nigeria to have more women in leadership positions and the country's management affairs to achieve sustainable development and economic growth. The body stated this while commemorating the International Women's Day, yesterday, with the theme, ‘Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change.’ Its Lagos Office…
25 Oct 2018
To promote sign languages and the rights of the deaf, inclusion and equal participation in society, sign language should be accessible...
2 Aug 2018
The establishment of a ‘Climate Change Vision’ involving all quarters, excellent climate change governance and behavioural change among all the people has become inevitable.
20 Jul 2018
Hate speeches could eat up the fabric of any society, endanger its peace and stability, especially in a country like Nigeria with its ethnic and religious diversity.
16 Jul 2018
Babcock International Model United Nations (BIMUN) has urged member states to pay more attention to cyber security and broaden its definition beyond hacking to enhance implementation of broader solutions.


15 mins ago
Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that the party would take a decision on zoning after screening its 2023 presidential aspirants.
19 mins ago
Retired Major General Aminu Mohammad Bande has been declared the winner of the Kebbi State Governorship Primary of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Chairman of PDP Electoral Committee Peter Orubebe said that Bande scored 471 votes to defeat a former PDP national treasure Buhari Bala who polled 43 votes. Another aspirant, a former Kaduna Electricity…
30 mins ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB) says Africa needs an annual investment of 32 to 40 billion dollars along the energy value chain to achieve universal access for electricity by 2030. The AfDB’s African Economic Outlook 2022 unveiled at the Bank’s Annual Meetings on Thursday in Accra, Ghana, said the findings were done under the Bank’s…
33 mins ago
A former House of Representatives member Isa Ashiru has been declared the winner of the Peoples' Democratic Party's (PDP) gubernatorial primaries in Kaduna State. Ashiru, who was declared the winner defeated other aspirants with a wide margin of 414 votes to top the list. His closest rival, Sani Sidi pulled 260 votes to maintain the…
34 mins ago
Some Enugu parents have called on the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to end the union’s prolonged strike and stop delaying students’ progress.