Tag: Conflict

Journalists Trained on Conflict, Humanitarian Reporting – @NePcni

Tanimu- November 22, 2018

The Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative (PCNI) has trained 20 journalists on conflict and humanitarian reporting in Borno, to fast-track reconstruction and rehabilitation of the ... Read More

Human Right Violation Records Reaches 1M in 2 Years – NHRC

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

The National Human Right Commission (NHRC), on Saturday, said it recorded about one million cases of human rights violations in the country between 2017 and ... Read More

World Bank, Taraba Train 1,800 Teachers in Conflict Affected Areas

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2018

The World Bank and the Taraba Government has commenced training for 1,800 Basic Education Teachers on how to handle the needs of school children in ... Read More

President Buhari to Nigerians, Shame Those Stoking Fires of Ethnic and Religious Conflicts

Tanimu- July 5, 2018

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday rallied Christian leaders in the country to remain united and shame those stoking the fires of ethnic and ... Read More

NGO Trains 40 on Conflict Monitoring, Responses in Plateau

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

A Non-Governmental Organisation, West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP), on Friday in Jos commenced training of 40 critical stakeholders on conflict monitoring, analysis and ... Read More

Global Index Indicates The World is Less Peaceful

Henry Solomon- June 6, 2018

The world is less peaceful than a decade ago, mostly due to the conflict in the Middle East and Africa that is costing the global ... 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

Nigeria Solicits Peaceful Resolution of Israel-Palestinian Conflict

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2017

Nigeria has called for the peaceful resolution of the protracted conflicts between Israel and Palestinian, saying it is greatly concerned about the situation in many ... Read More

U.S. Issues ‘Last Warning’ To North Korea

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2017

The U.S. has  issued what seemed to be its “last warning” to North Korea over its continued launch of ballistic missiles that threaten the country ... Read More

Prosecuting Conflict Entrepreneurs’ Panacea For Sustainable Peace – Gov. Lalong

Tanimu- January 23, 2017

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State has condoled his Kaduna State counterpart, Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai over the recent crisis in ... Read More

Breaking! Violence Erupt in Ondo as INEC named Jimoh Ibrahim

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 28, 2016

Violence in Ondo as Residents Protest Removal of Eyitayo's Name from INEC List. Jimoh Ibrahim shelves his visit to the capital city of Ondo State. ... Read More

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders In Dialogue

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders in Dialogue Access to land either for grazing or farming, plus conflicting land use laws have been identified as the major ... Read More

Over 69M Children Worldwide At The Risk of Death – UNICEF

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), reports that almost 70 million children worldwide (mostly in Africa), may die before 2030 and some 750 million ... Read More

High-Level Round-Table Discussion on Harmonization, Synergies and Sensitization: The Need for a Coherent Development Approach Among African Countries

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 5, 2016

Addis Ababa, 4 April 2016– African countries must find each other and work together in areas of mutual benefit instead of competing against each other, ... Read More

Niger Says Libyan Conflict Bigger Threat to West Africa Sub Region

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2016

Tuareg Rebels (Photo: Internet) Niger republic says the conflict in Libya is a bigger threat to countries in the West Africa’s Sahel region than the ... Read More

Terrorism Can Only Endure If Good People Remain Idle And Complacent – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari declared Sunday in Malta that violent extremism and terrorism can only thrive and endure if good people ... Read More

Russia Pushes For Peace Talks to End Syrian Crisis

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2015

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and President Bashar al-Assad of Syria (Photo Internet) As Russia pushes to broker a political solution to the crisis ... Read More

Putin: Syria’s Assad Ready to Work with Some Rebels

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had told him he was ready to talk to rebels if they ... Read More

UNICEF Declares 2014 A Devastating Year For Children Across The World

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2014

The year 2014 has been one of horror, fear and despair for millions of children, as worsening conflicts across the world saw them exposed to ... Read More

Nigeria Has Recorded Over 700,000 Internally Displaced Persons As A result of Natural Disasters and Insurgency

inno.korie- November 11, 2014

Timothy Yusuf Quite a number of factors are responsible for the increasing number of internally displaced persons in Nigeria. They range from natural disasters like ... Read More