Wednesday, 27th October 2021
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United Nations Children’s Fund

16 Sep
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has raised the alarm over dangerous attacks on schools. The officer-in-charge of UNICEF Maiduguri Chief of Field Office, Samuel Sessay,
6 Aug
The Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN), in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), under the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative has tasked religious bodies
18 Mar
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has raised the alarm that about 10 million additional child marriages may occur before 2030 in developing countries, as they face short and lifelong consequences.
14 Dec 2020
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has expressed concern over the abduction of pupils in Katsina State. UNICEF Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Marie-Pierre Poirier
10 Sep 2020
• Lauds Gombe for assuaging IDPs’ plight United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Borno State government have initiated a partnership to protect education from Boko Haram attacks. Aside educational infrastructure that had been destroyed, activities of the terrorists also claimed over 32,000 lives and property worth N3.52 trillion in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states. Announcing…
19 Jun 2020
Niger recorded outbreak of measles in 13 local government areas of the state during the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown imposed to contain the spread of the pandemic.
27 Feb 2020
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Bill Gates and Aliko Dangote yesterday commended the Yobe State healthcare delivery system, especially routine immunisation for children.
9 Feb 2020
Eighteen-year-old Masauda Abdullahi recently made history, when despite all odds; she was assisted to save her premature baby from dying. She neither went to a hospital
11 Dec 2019
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Civilian JTF have reintegrated 464 children after separating them from armed groups in North East.
17 Sep 2019
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is to partner the Bauchi State Government to fight severe acute malnutrition in under-five children through the provision of Ready-To-Use-Therapeutic-Foods (RUTF).
28 Jul 2019
Recently, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reported that more than 175 million children of pre-primary age are not enrolled globally, especially in low-income countries, with only one in five young children registered.
14 Apr 2019
The General Manager, Reckitt Benckiser (RB) West Africa, Dayanand Sriram has urged Nigerians to practise regular hand washing to improve hygiene and curb diarrhoea epidemic. Sriram stated this in Yaba, Lagos, where he joined the rest of the world to mark the World Health Day. According to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the prevalence…


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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Cross River has paraded three suspects conveying 6,000 litres of illegally refined diesel and kerosene into the state concealed in sack bags.
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The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has opened an investigation into a series of suspicious transfers, according to Italian media reports on Wednesday.
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A 26-year-old man has been arrested by Kano Hisbah Commission after he said he would sell himself out of poverty. [AD] A viral picture of Aliyu Idris showed him carrying a sign in which he said he wanted to sell himself for N20 million. Before he was taken into custody, Idris, a tailor, told reporters…
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The World Bank said Wednesday it has suspended aid to Sudan following the military takeover that deposed the prime minister.
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Tunisia's top media authority on Wednesday ordered the closure of Nessma TV channel, founded by former presidential candidate Nabil Karoui who is detained in Algeria.