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Camouflaged GWM P series Pickup Trucks Spotted in International Markets

This series will be equipped with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems BAODING, China, Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, the camouflaged GWM P series pickup trucks were spotted in certain Right-hand Drive (RHD) international markets. GWM confirmed the road tests and tuning which have been on-going for months across major international markets is closing […]


Text of The Press Conference Addressed by The HMIC, Alh. Lai Mohammed, on the Activities Lined up for Nigeria at 60 Celebration

Gentlemen of the press, good morning. Thank you for once again honouring our invitation. Only three days ago, most of us were also here for another press conference, on the National Water Resources Bill 2020. 2.  Today’s press conference is to announce the activities lined up for the celebration of the 60th anniversary of Nigeria’s […]


Only international action can restore security in the Sahel and Lake Chad Basin, says Niger President

In a pre-recorded address on Thursday to the UN General Assembly, Mahamadou Issoufou, the President of Niger, stressed that only international action can restore security in the strife-torn African regions of the Sahel and Lake Chad Basin, and expressed serious concern about the situation in Mali.   “Niger is convinced that the many threats to […]


DTM Nigeria | Baseline Dashboard – Round 33 (August 2020)

IOM manages the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) in Nigeria and other countries around the world, to support humanitarian communities with data on displacement and mobility. This information management product determines the status, locations, and needs of people affected by the ongoing conflict in Northeast Nigeria. As of 15 August 2020, the DTM has identified 2,118,550 […]


Northeast Nigeria: Displacement Report 33 (August 2020)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This report, which presents results from Round 33 of Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) assessments carried out by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) aims to improve understanding of the scope of internal displacements, returns and the needs of affected populations in conflict-affected states of north east Nigeria. The report covers the period 27 […]


Regional Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Lake Chad Basin Crisis – Monthly Dashboard #24, 24 September 2020

Context: The crisis currently affecting the Lake Chad Basin states results from a complex combination of factors, including conflict with Non-State Armed Groups, extreme poverty, underdevelopment and a changing climate, which together have triggered significant displacement of populations. As of 24 September 2020, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria were hosting an estimated 5,104,347 affected individuals […]