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14 Apr
The World Bank Group (WBG), International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Trade Organisation (WTO) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) have warned, in strong terms
20 Mar
Nothing mirrors the pathetic state that the nation has found itself in, than the plunging index of sustainable development. Apart from becoming glaring and finding expression in the number of Nigerians that are living below poverty lines and unable to cater...
18 Dec
A two-year-old boy bawls as his mother gently lays him on scales at a health centre in northwestern Central African Republic,
11 Nov 2021
The United Nations said Wednesday that Ethiopia had detained 72 aid drivers to the conflict-torn north, the latest roundups despite an international push to end a brutal war.
18 Oct 2021
The World Food Programme (WFP) may cut food rations and reduce the number of people it serves in the North East states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa by 50 per cent, if it fails to receive at least $55 million in a matter of weeks.
23 Sep 2021
World Food Programme (WFP), Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and United Nations Women have completed livelihood projects initiated by the European Union (EU) in Borno State.
24 Jun 2021
The World Food Programme (WFP), yesterday, warned that 41 million people in 43 countries “are teetering on the very edge of famine”, up from 27 million two years ago.
23 Feb 2021
Strict coronavirus restrictions imposed by North Korea could force the World Food Programme to suspend operations in the country, where chronic malnutrition is rife, a report on the UN organisation's website said Tuesday.
9 Oct 2020
The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize was on Friday awarded to the UN World Food Programme (WFP) for its work to combat hunger and foster peace.
18 Dec 2017
The Nigerian Army on Monday denied the killings of civilians in an attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents against the World Food Programme (WFP’s) trucks on Saturday.
5 Nov 2017
The Cadre Harmonise report for food security situation across 17 states of the federation has revealed that 3.15 million Nigerians are experiencing food insecurity, emergency and famine.
1 Nov 2017
Hunger hurts and takes away hope. When hunger pervades a country’s landscape it not only threatens the future of its inhabitants, it hampers their prosperity.

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