Sunday, 25th September 2022
Breaking News:


3 days ago
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and the Federal Government of Nigeria are to collaborate on digitalising birth registration in the country.
19 Sep
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has pushed for the compulsory education of the girl-child as a protection mechanism from forced early marriage.
18 Sep
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has charged the Nigerian government to address barriers responsible for the increasing number of out-of-school children in the country.
15 Sep
The Federal Ministry of Water Resources is in fresh collaboration with United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) for improvement and sustainability
9 Sep
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has pledged to ratify the state Multi-sectoral Strategic Plan of Action on Nutrition aimed at curbing stunting and malnutrition in the state in line with adoption of the National Policy on Food and Nutrition and domestication...
7 Sep
The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has honoured the First Lady of Kebbi state Dr Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu and her Zamfara state counterpart, Hajiya Aisha Bello Muhammad Matawalle with champions for the protection and welfare of children awards in recognition of their advocacy roles on the domestication of the Child Rights Acts as stately laws in their respective states.
6 Sep
Open defecation has continued to pose serious health and environmental challenges globally. On a global scale, it is said to have practically affected almost 1 billion people and has contributed significantly to an estimated 842,000 deaths....
5 Sep
Niger State government has expressed concern over increased number of out-of-school children in the state. The Commissioner for Education, Hajiya Hannatu Salihu, who raised the alarm during the presentation of identified out-of-school children...
30 Aug
Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) has concluded the disbursement of N35,000 each to 4,912 households in Kaduna State to enable them prepare for flood.
27 Aug
The UN children's agency UNICEF on Saturday condemned an Ethiopian air strike that "hit a kindergarten" in the rebel-held Tigray region, killing at least four people including two children.
26 Aug
Access to high quality, reliable and sustainable water still remains low, despite considerable progress in Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector,
23 Aug
National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has partnered with Vaccine Alliance (Gavi), World Health Organisation (WHO), United Nations Children Emergency Fund ...


1 day ago
Switzerland earned a 2-1 win over Spain in the Nations League on Saturday in Zaragoza to knock Luis Enrique's side off top spot in the group.
1 day ago
Defender Diogo Dalot scored twice as Portugal eased past the Czech Republic 4-0 in Prague on Saturday to get within a point of reaching the UEFA Nations League play-offs.
1 day ago
Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has urged Nigerians to shun sentiments and religion when electing leaders but must ponder about the future of the country and elect their leaders wisely.
1 day ago
Operatives of Ikorodu Division of the Lagos State Police Command have intercepted two commercial buses loaded with large quantities of live cartridges, three dismantled motorcycles and some personal effects at Poromope Estate, Ijede Road, Ikorodu, Lagos State.
1 day ago
The Presidential candidate of the ruling All progressive congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has offered an insight as to why Vice president Prof Yemi Osinbajo was left out of the 422-member campaign council.