A high level UN and EU delegation has visited the Headquarters of the Multinational Joint Task Force in N’Djamena, Chad.
UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, was “shocked and saddened” by the fatal collapse of a building in Nigeria, his spokesperson said on Thursday.
The United Nations has called for immediate release of Alice Lokshah, a nurse and mother, kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents during the deadly attack on Rann town, Borno, on March 1, 2018.
The Heads of the international observation missions in Nigeria have urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to strictly adhere to the new dates it scheduled for the general elections.
Three survivors who were rescued said there were 120 people on the boat, Flavio Di Giacomo said.
The Executive Director of UNODC, Yury Fedotov, said this while briefing the UN Security Council session presided over by Côte d’Ivoire.
This was made known by the NIS Public Relations Officer, Sunday James, in Abuja on Tuesday.
Ernesto Araujo, Foreign Minister, who will take office in January under right-wing president-elect Jair Bolsonaro – said the international accord was “an inappropriate instrument’’ to deal with the issue and nations should set their own policies.
Mustapha gave the warning at the official commissioning of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Signage Plant, Gwagwalada in the Federal Capital Territory on Monday.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nigeria organised a side event on Friday evening to promote the resolution on the Day, co-sponsored by Ireland, Singapore and Qatar, and the resolution is expected to be adopted next week.
Nikhil Seth, Executive Director, United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Geneva made this known at an event organised by the UN and Federal Road Safety Corps in Abuja on Friday.
The UN labour agency in its Global Wage Report 2018/19 released on Monday, also said that pay rose by just 0.4 per cent during last year in advanced economies.
The Director General of WHO, Tedros Ghebreyesus, and UN Peacekeeping chief, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, sated this after a joint mission to the epicentre of the epidemic, around the city of Beni close to the Ugandan border.
Hajia Aisha Abubakar, Supervising Minister, Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, made this known at SGA Africa, the maiden edition Annual Regional Conference on Ageing in Abuja on Monday.
Ebere Ifendu, President, WIPF, said this in Abuja at the launch of the Inter-party Advisory Committee UN Women and WIPF Task Team to monitor the implementation of women charter on democracy by political parties.
UN Secretary-General António Guterres, in a video message for the “International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists,” marked annually on November 2, called the killing of journalists “outrageous”.
Onyeama said this when Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel, led a delegation to visit him in Abuja.
Guterres, while addressing the inaugural Africa Dialogue Series at the UN Headquarters, in New York, urged collaboration among African countries for better future.
The call was made by the Presidential Aide as the global community celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child.
Bande stated this while addressing a UN Committee on the topic: ‘Measures to Eliminate International Terrorism’ at the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York.