By Akanimo Sampson The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), a United Nations agency, says they are addressing the humanitarian needs of populations affected by Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe, Malawi, in addition to […]
By Akanimo Sampson Cyclone Idai has left not less than 75,000 pregnant women caught up in its aftermath with one in 10 at risk of serious complications that will require skilled delivery […]
A community market in Gwoza, Northern Nigeria, has been reopened after the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), a United Nations agency, had rehabilitated it. It was opened for business on March 10.
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), a United Nations agency, reports that deaths on the three main Mediterranean Sea routes in just over 10 weeks of this 2019 are 234 individuals, about half the 466 deaths that occurred during the same period in 2018.
The Global March Against Child Labour (Global March) is currently seeking to eliminate child labour by questioning, addressing and changing the very systems that compel children to work, at the global, regional and national levels.
Nigerian government under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari, failed to join the league of more gender-balanced governments in the world. The only African country on the league is Rwanda.
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), a United Nations agency in Nigeria is urgently shopping for $66 million to enable them provide multi-sectoral assistance to 2.9 million crisis-affected individuals in acute need of protection and life-saving assistance across the war-torn North-East region.
The chief justice could preside over any dispute over the election result. Nigeria’s judiciary has helped resolve electoral disputes in past votes, some of which have been marred by violence and vote rigging.
The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) says it urgently requires $50 million from the $840 million humanitarian response appeal fund to tackle new cases of displacements.
Within the last four years, about 31,000 people have died during irregular migration. A report by a United Nations agency however, says at least 30,510 people died between 2014 and 2018.