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2015 ELECTION: UN SETS UP WOMEN’S SITUATION ROOMS

By Abiose Adelaja Adams, Lagos Ahead of Saturday's general elections, the Kudirat Initiative for Democracy, KIND, in conjunction with the Women’s International League for Peace...

Police Inspector General Commits To Respect For Human Rights

By Kevwe Ebireri, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Suleiman Abba, has pledged his commitment to respect the rights of Nigerians and directed all zones...

President Jonathan Advocates Reforms Of UN Security Council

President Goodluck Jonathan has advocated quick action on the reformation of United Nations Security Council owing to the prevailing security situation around the world.Jonathan...
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UN Blacklists Boko Haram As Terror Group, Imposes Sanctions

The United Nations Security Council has approved sanctions against the Nigerian militant group, Boko Haram, five weeks after it kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls. The...

UN, Others Appeal For Unconditional Release Of Abducted Girls

The United Nations has expressed concern for the over 200 school girls between the ages of 12 to 17 years who were abducted from...

Gunmen Snatch Two United Nations Hilux Vans In Bauchi

The Bauchi State police command said on Wednesday that gunmen had snatched two Hilux vans belonging to the United Nations following an attack on Soro town...
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UN decries death of 82 Africans in boat mishap

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, Antonio Guterres, has expressed shock over the death of 82 Africans in a boat mishap off the...

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One year after Taliban takeover, Afghanistan plagued by repression, hunger

EXACTLY one year ago, August 15, 2021, the Taliban took over Afghanistan, promising to bring peace to the country...

Regulatory Commission inaugurates gas flare commercialisation team

THE Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has inaugurated a 12-member gas flare commercialisation programme team to steer the...

Kenya: William Ruto wins presidential election amid controversy

KENYA'S Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has declared candidate of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), Deputy President William...

Pro-Health policy journalism fellowship offers reporting grants

GATEFIELD Impact is accepting applications for its inaugural Pro-Health Policy Journalism Fellowship.  The program will provide participants with the skills necessary to...

Cost of lending to rise as inflation surges to 19.64% in July

CONSUMERS in Nigeria would likely be paying more for goods as inflation surges to 19.64 per cent in July,...
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