United Nations (UN) General Assembly has called on countries around the world to end racism and foster peace. Speaking, yesterday, on the theme of the 2022 International Peace Day, ‘End racism. Build peace...
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday told the United Nations that Russia's invasion of Ukraine harked back to an age of imperialism.
The United Nations (UN) requires about $1.1 billion to implement the 2022 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) for 4.1 million people in the North East.
The United Nations has appointed Kelechi Unono-Okagbare, Nigeria-born entrepreneur, business consultant, and the managing director of De Sure-Fraimz Total Investment Limited as the International Peace and Governing Council’s (IPGC) Special Envoy on investment to Abia state. The appointment which commences in August 2022 was announced during the just concluded UN Pan African Leadership and Symposium…
United Nations (UN) Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria, Matthias Schmale, has paid glowing tributes to aid workers in North East Nigeria as part of events to mark World Humanitarian Day
Upon being informed that her famished and desperate peasant compatriots could not afford their staple diet of bread, the Queen of France Marie-Antoinette (1755-1799) allegedly
The Malian army and "white-skinned soldiers" were involved in the deaths of 33 civilians, according to an expert report to the UN seen by AFP Friday.
The United Nations mission in Iraq called on leaders Wednesday to put their country first and end a long-running political power struggle, as tensions soar in the war-scarred nation. Nearly 10 months on from elections, the oil-rich country still has no government and no new prime minister or president. "We appeal to all actors to…
DR Congo has asked the spokesman of the UN's peacekeeping mission in the country to leave "as soon as possible", according to an official letter seen by AFP on Wednesday. The central African nation's government asked the peacekeeping mission, known as MONUSCO, to withdraw spokesman Mathias Gillmann over "indelicate and inappropriate remarks" he made, the…
United Nations (UN) and other stakeholders have called for programmes and policies to end violence against widows, and their children, poverty alleviation, education and other support for them.
The Secretary of the United Nations (UN), Water Convention, Dr. Sonji Koeppel, has said that the solution to Nigeria’s transboundary water problems lies in a strong international legal and institutional framework
The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (OYC), yesterday, welcomed the decision of the United Nations (UN), in which the Federal Government was asked to release Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) unconditionally.