Tag: Geneva

WHO Warns of Imminent Spread of Ebola From DRC

Henry Solomon- May 24, 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) may likely spread to more parts of the ... Read More

UN Appeals For $434m In Rohingya Aid Conference

Abdul Jimoh- October 23, 2017

The UN gathered donor countries in Geneva on Monday to shore up 434 million dollars in aid for the world’s fastest-growing refugee crisis that has ... Read More

UN Agencies Move To Introduce Girls To ICT Careers

Abdul Jimoh- April 28, 2017

UN Agencies Move To Introduce Girls To ICT Careers UN agencies have introduced thousands of girls and women to careers in coding and robotics as ... Read More

Recession: Saraki Urges Nigerians In Diaspora To Support FG

inno.korie- October 27, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called on Nigerians in Diaspora to support the present administration in pulling the country out of recession with ... Read More

UN Warns HIV Infections On The Rise In Eastern Europe, Central Asia

admin- July 13, 2016

Global efforts to fight HIV are stalling as Eastern Europe and other regions have seen increasing numbers of infections since 2010, the UN said on ... 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

The History Of Children’s Day Celebration In Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 27, 2016

CHILDREN'S DAY is one dedicated to celebrate "childhood", it is On this day that tribute is paid to all children in the world. Children are ... Read More

#WorldHealthDay 2016: Over 1.5M Cases Of Diabetes In Nigeria, Get Involved In The Fight

Henry Solomon- April 7, 2016

Every year, the World Health Organization selects a priority area of global public health concern as the theme for World Health Day, which falls on ... Read More

Evidence Convinces W.H.O On Zika As Cause Of Birth Defect And Disorders

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2016

The World Health Organisation said researchers around the world are now convinced the Zika virus can cause the birth defect microcephaly as well as Guillain-Barre ... Read More

#WorldWaterDay 2016: Working Towards Better Water, Better Jobs

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2016

March 22nd is a day set aside to celebrate and learn more about water as an important element to humanity and world at large. Today, ... Read More

World Health Organisation: 650 Million People Do Not Have Access To Safe Water

Henry Solomon- March 16, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO), said with the World Water Day, celebration coming up on March 22, more than 650 million people, or one in ... Read More

FG Welcomes Swiss Offer To Repatriate $321m Abacha Loot

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 8, 2016

*Vice President says framework on management of recovered funds underway *Attorney-General signs agreement with government of Switzerland Late General Sani Abacha The Federal Government has ... Read More

The Nigerian Army Holds A 4-day Detainee Operations Workshop To Imbibe Global Best Practice

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2014

 Mohammed AbdulkadriThe Nigerian Army Corps of military police is training its personnel to imbibe global best practices in the treatment of In this regard a ... Read More

Nigeria Peace Corps To Attend UN Disaster Risk Reduction Committee Meeting

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2014

Reuben Okala The United Nations has invited Nigeria Peace Corps, to be part of the Disaster Risk Reduction Committee Meeting in Geneva next Monday. Peace ... Read More

DG NAFDAC In Geneva To Attend A Consultative meeting Over Potential Vaccines For Ebola

inno.korie- September 15, 2014

  In a bid to contain the Ebola virus disease in Nigeria, the Director General of the National Agency  for Food Drugs Administration and Control, ... Read More

Senate President On Global Peace

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 3, 2014

Senate President David Mark says in the face of Nigeria’s  peculiar challenges to democracy, the main concern of the National Assembly has been the task ... Read More