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UN raises alarm over famine in Sudan

UN humanitarians in Sudan on Friday, April 12, 2024, issued a fresh alert about pervasive food insecurity and looming famine in the country. After nearly...

Group empowers Cameroonian refugees in Cross River community with farm seedlings

Biakwan Light Green initiative (BLGI), with support from the Global Environment Facility, Small Grants Programme (GEF/SGP), has empowered Cameroonian refugees living in a Cross...

UN pledges support after Zimbabwe declared drought a disaster

The United Nations has pledged to assist Zimbabwe in mobilising resources to address the El Nino-induced drought crisis. This commitment follows President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s declaration...

Hunger grips southern Africa as Zimbabwe declares drought disaster

 President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, declared Zimbabwe’s drought a national disaster and said the country needed more than $2 billion in...

Michael Owhoko: Seven lessons of Okuama calamity

Has Nigeria learnt any lessons from the Okuama massacre? Will the incident repeat itself or offer profound lessons against future experience? In the journey...

A broken law: Nigeria’s Disability Act and PWDs battle for equality

Persons with disabilities in Nigeria may seem to have seen a significant degree of institutional relief when President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Discrimination against...

Youth group urges end to pipeline vandalism in Niger Delta region

A youth organisation, called Niger Delta Youth Peace Builders, has appealed to the youths in the region to desist from crime and social vices,...

PIGD: Emphasising climate impacts, environmental degradation on PLWD community

Persons Living with Disabilities (PLWD) are among the most vulnerable to climate change impacts in the world today. From increasing temperatures to extreme heat, heavy...

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AfDB strengthens partnership with CSOs

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it is solidifying its partnership with civil society organisations (CSOs) in West Africa. The...
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UN raises alarm over famine in Sudan

UN humanitarians in Sudan on Friday, April 12, 2024, issued a fresh alert about pervasive food insecurity and looming...

Economic hardship: Archbishop Kaigama inaugurates ‘Environmental Regeneration Briquette Project’

Archbishop of the Catholic Diocese of Abuja, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, has inaugurated the “Environmental Regeneration Briquette Project”, to...

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AfDB strengthens partnership with CSOs

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