Nigeria Seeks More Investments In Humanitarian Sector

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for more private sector participation in the humanitarian sector in Nigeria.   This is against the backdrop of lingering challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, catastrophic weather events and conflicts.   The President  made the call at a side event at the 77th UN General Assembly, hosted by the Federal […]


Healthcare: World Bank supports 1.09m persons in Kaduna State

The World Bank has supported no fewer than 1,097,048 women and children with nutrition and adolescent health packages in Kaduna State.   The intervention was recorded during the first year of implementing the bank’s Accelerating Nutrition Result in Nigeria (ANRIN).   Mr Murtala Ibrahim, the Project Coordinator, Society for Family Health (SFH), Kaduna State, and […]


Women groups demand review of force personnel deployed to VIPs

Some women groups have called for a review of legal administrative parameters used for deployment of force personnel to Very Important Personalities (VIPs) to avert assault, sexual abuse and other inhumane treatment meted on them.   These groups made the call at a joint press conference on Friday in Abuja over the alleged recent assault […]


NGO Takes Sign Language Advocacy To Schools

A Non Governmental Organisation known as Mercy Adesubomi Priestley Salviders, MAPS Foundation is taking the campaign on sign language to schools in Lagos State.   This comes as the United Nations commemorate the 2022 International day of Sign Language.   As part of its efforts at bridging  communication gap between people  with hearing-impairement and the […]


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