Tag: Antonio Guterres

UN describes ‘Virginity testing’ as human rights violation

admin- October 18, 2018

A group of United Nations (UN) agencies has issued a joint statement calling for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of a ... Read More

How Boko Haram ruined Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission

admin- July 19, 2018

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres By Prudence Arobani The demarcation of the Cameroon-Nigeria border and the pillar construction continued to face challenges due to insecurity in ... Read More

UN cautions U.S on migrant policy

admin- June 19, 2018

UN Secretary-General António Guterres By Prudence Arobani The UN has committed to the defence of the rights of migrant and refugee children and appealed to ... Read More

World, One Error Away from Nuclear Destruction – UN Chief

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2018

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that the world is “one mechanical, electronic or human error away from a catastrophe that could eradicate entire cities ... Read More

International Community Condemns Somalia’s Worst-Ever Bomb Attacks

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2017

The UN and the U.S. have strongly condemned the Saturday bomb attacks in Mogadishu which is described as Somalia’s worst-ever bomb attack. UN Secretary-General Antonio ... Read More

UN Chief Optimistic That Trump Would Re-certify Iran’s Nuclear Agreement

Henry Solomon- October 14, 2017

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed strong hope that US President Donald Trump would retain what he termed the ‘breakthrough’ agreement on Iran’s nuclear programme. ... Read More

#UNGA: What President Buhari and UN Secretary General Guterres Discussed At Bilateral Meeting

Tanimu- September 22, 2017

Adamu Sambo, New York: At the bilateral meeting with UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, President Muhammadu Buhari has made a strong representation to the United ... Read More

Nigeria Has Come To Take Its Rightful Place At The UN – New Ambassador

Henry Solomon- May 4, 2017

The Nigeria’s new Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, says his assumption of duty signifies that Nigeria has come to take ... Read More

UN Peacekeeping Committee: Nigeria re-elected Chair for the 45th time

inno.korie- April 13, 2017

Nigeria has been re-elected, for the 45th time, to chair the UN Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations, regarded as UN’s most strategic committee, the News ... Read More

Amina Mohammed Sworn-In As UN Deputy Secretary General

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2017

Former Nigerian Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has been sworn-in as the Fifth United Nations (UN) Deputy Secretary-General on Tuesday at the UN Headquarters in ... Read More

Statement By Amina Mohammed On Appointment as UN Deputy Secretary-General

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 16, 2016

Amina Mohammed(15th December, 2016): The opportunity and responsibility to serve people and planet as the next United Nations Deputy Secretary-General is truly humbling. I am ... Read More