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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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UN, U.S. ‘shocked’ as Saudi confirms journalist Khashoggi killed

The United Nations and the United States have expressed shock at Saudi Arabia’s confirmation that journalist Jamal ...

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700m people unable to meet basic daily needs – UN

No fewer than 700 million people are still being left behind and are unable to meet their ...

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‘Stop arbitrary expulsion of West African migrants’, UN rights expert tells Algeria

The UN Special Rapporteur on Migration, Mr Felipe Morales, has called on Algeria to halt the collective ...

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