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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and the Federal Government of Nigeria are to collaborate on digitalising birth registration in the country.
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.
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.
The Federal Ministry of Water Resources is in fresh collaboration with United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) for improvement and sustainability
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...
UNICEF hounours First Ladies of Kebbi, Zamfara states with Champions for the Protection and Welfare of Children Awards
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.
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....
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...
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.
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.
Access to high quality, reliable and sustainable water still remains low, despite considerable progress in Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector,
National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has partnered with Vaccine Alliance (Gavi), World Health Organisation (WHO), United Nations Children Emergency Fund ...