Tag: UNHCR

UNHCR, AUN Empowered 190 Displaced Persons in Borno

Tanimu- October 31, 2018

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and American University of Nigeria (AUN) have distributed resettlement packs to 190 graduates of its skill acquisition ... Read More

IDPs Laud UNHCR’s livelihood Support Programme

Henry Solomon- October 22, 2018

Some displaced persons in Bama town of Borno have commended the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), over the implementation of livelihood support programme ... Read More

Ebola outbreak spreads in DRC – WHO, UNHCR warn

inno.korie- August 25, 2018

Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has spread to eastern ‘no-go’ zone surrounded by rebels, UN agencies have warned. The office ... Read More

ECOWAS Parliament, UNHCR Tour Insurgency Affected Communities in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- January 20, 2018

Some members of ECOWAS Parliament and UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) have commenced tour of some communities affected by insurgency and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps ... Read More

Nta News Summary: FG Assured Nigerians of More Affordable Rice price

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 5, 2017

Nta News Summary: 5th October, 2017   FG Assured Nigerians of More Affordable Rice price The federal government is assuring Nigerians that in the next ... Read More

Nigerian Wins UNHCR 2017 Award

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2017

A Nigerian, Mr Zannah Mustapha, the Director, Future Prowess Islamic Foundation School, has won the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award, ... Read More

News Summary 19/12/2016 Challenges Of Climate Change And Many More

Abdul Jimoh- December 19, 2016

CHALLENGES OF CLIMATE  CHANGE Meanwhile victims of fire disaster in Jigawa state say, war against indiscriminate  use of fire can assist the nation’s economic revival. ... Read More

Update on Operation Lafia Dole’s ongoing clearance operation in the North-East

inno.korie- August 16, 2016

As part of ongoing clearance operations of the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in the north-eastern of the country, troops have been conducting clearance operations ... Read More

North East Not Conducive For Return Of IDPs – UN Rep

admin- June 7, 2016

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), says the North East is not yet conducive for the return of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Ms ... Read More

More Than 4 million Syrians Have Fled War Torn Syria, Become Refugees in Neighboring Countries

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2015

More than four million Syrians have now fled war and persecution and become refugees in neighbouring countries, making the Syrian conflict the UN refugee agency’s ... Read More