Tag: Red Cross

Red Cross lauds Nigeria’s commitment to global nuclear ban

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2020

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) welcomes Nigeria’s commitment to contribute to global ban on nuclear weapons by ratifying the Treaty on the ... Read More

Red Cross Mobilises 100 Volunteers on Coronavirus

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2020

The Red Cross Society of Nigeria, Edo chapter, says it has mobilised and trained 100 volunteers to help sensitise the people on Coronavirus and how ... Read More

NNPC partners Red Cross on disaster management

admin- April 23, 2019

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will partner with the Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRSC) to develop its staff disaster management capacity. The Group Managing ... Read More

Rann Attack: Boko Haram are godless and Despicable – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari says the attack on humanitarian workers in Rann, Borno has shown that the Boko Haram insurgents are godless, brutish, and utterly to ... Read More

National Commandant, Dr Dickson Akoh Seeks Presidential Assent to Peace Corps Bill

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 21, 2017

The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill to address youth unemployment and ... Read More

Chibok Girls: President Buhari Commends Red Cross

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2016

President Buahri with ICRC President Mr Peter Maurer President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the role played by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) ... Read More

Leaders of Red Cross visit President Buhari

admin- October 17, 2016

Red Cross Leader with President Buhari Five days after the release of 21 out of the more than 200 schoolgirls held  captive by Boko Haram, ... Read More

WHO Records New Case Yellow Fever In Congo

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2016

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that a new case of yellow fever had been detected in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. (Photo: WHO) ... Read More

Yobe State Delegation Visits IDP Centre In Edo

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 24, 2016

The delegation from the Yobe State government is in Edo to ascertain the number of Yobe indigenes in the IDP camp at Uhugua in Edo ... Read More

International Committee of the Red Cross Commends Army Detention Facilities

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2016

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), has commended the Nigerian Army for ensuring that detention facilities within its purview met an acceptable global ... 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