Gaza running out of fuel, medicine – UN

The United Nations has run out of funding to pay for fuel needed for hospitals, water plants and other critical facilities in the Gaza Strip, the UN political chief said Wednesday. Rosemary Di Carlo also […]

UN demands probe of Gaza deaths

An investigation should be launched into the deaths and injuries among Palestinian protesters at the hands of Israeli security forces, a broad section of countries demanded on Friday at the UN Human Rights Council. The […]

@ToyinSaraki appointed advisor to UN Group

The regional director of World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr. Matshidiso Moet, has announced the appointment of Mrs. Toyin Saraki, Wife of the Senate President, as a special advisor to the Independent Advisory Group (IAG) of […]

UN condemns #DapchiGirls abduction

The secretary-general of UN, Antonio Guterres, has called for the immediate and unconditional release of all missing Dapchi girls. He urges the Nigerian authorities to swiftly bring those responsible for the kidnap to justice. The […]

Obasanjo becomes UN envoy to Liberia

UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has announced that he is sending former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo to Liberia to support the transfer of power peacefully to a democratically-elected president. Another Nigerian former leader, Goodluck Jonathan is […]

Army kills 6 Boko Haram insurgents in Ngala attack

The Nigerian Army on Monday denied the killings of civilians in an attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents against the United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP’s) trucks on Saturday. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre […]

Former President Obasanjo gets UN job

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been appointed into the United Nations (UN) High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation along with 17 other current and former global leaders. The Secretary-General, Antonio Gutierrez had in September announced the […]

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