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UN honours 21 staff members killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

By Prudence Arobani/Ifeyinwa Omowole The UN came together in sadness and solidarity on Friday to honour its ...

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UN set to launch $30m peace building fund for Somalia

 The UN will next week launch a peace building fund (PBF) worth 30 million dollars, to help ...

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Lake Chad Basin: UN needs $135m for humanitarian response for refugees

 The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday said that $135 million was needed from ...

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UN lauds Kenya for developing dhow from plastic waste

Joyce Msuya, Acting Executive Director of the UN Environment on Tuesday commended Kenya for developing a homegrown ...

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UN sees increased prospects for peaceful, credible elections in Nigeria

 The United Nations says that there are increased prospects that the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria will ...

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UN launches $25bn aid for 93m people in Nigeria, others

 The UN has launched a global humanitarian appeal of $25 billion to provide support to no less ...

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UN panel draws attention to special needs children in Nigeria

A UN Panel discussion on Nigeria has stressed the need for quality education for children with special ...

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UN urges end to detention of asylum seekers in Libya

 UN agencies have denounced the dangers faced by migrants and asylum seekers in Libya, calling for an ...

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Nigeria emerges Chair of ECOWAS Group at UN

Nigeria has emerged the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States’ (ECOWAS) Group at the ...

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460m African people affected by natural disasters since 1970 – UN

Ms Amina Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General says no fewer than 460 million people in Africa were affected ...

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