Nigeria: Flow Monitoring Report Report #42 (August 2020)

INTRODUCTION In order to gain a better understanding of mobility flows and trends through West and Central Africa, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) implements the Displacement Tracking Matrix’s Flow Monitoring (FM) tool at key transit points across the region. Flow Monitoring activities are conducted in close cooperation with national and local authorities as well […]


Nigeria resumes Yellow fever vaccination with safety measures necessary for the COVID-19 context

Abuja, 15 October 2020 – While combatting multiple public health challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Nigeria, with support of the World Health Organization (WHO), CDC, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance will safely relaunch an accelerated series of mass preventive vaccination campaigns to protect Nigerians against yellow fever (YF). To enable safe implementation […]


UNICEF West and Central Africa Coronavirus (COVID-19) Situation Report No. 7 (Reporting Period: 01 September – 02 October 2020)

Highlights As of 02 October 2020, a total of 242,255 confirmed COVID-19 cases with 3,863 associated deaths (CFR: 1.6 per cent), were reported in West and Central Africa Region (WCAR). The WASH humanitarian sector response has provided safe water to 400.000 people and sanitation services to 182.000 people. A total of 1,112,676 children with severe […]


Anambra Government seeks stakeholders’ inputs into 2021 draft budget

Awka-Anambra State Government through the Ministry of Economic Planning, Budget and Development Partners held a Stakeholders Consultative Forum to seek inputs into the 2021 draft budget. The stakeholders include the Heads of various Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), State Budget Team, representatives from the Civil Society Organisations, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), State Traders Association, […]


Governor’s wife offers free medical outreach to indigent persons in Awka North

Awka-Wife of the Governor of Anambra State and founder of the Caring Family Enhancement (CAFE) Initiative, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano offered free medical outreach to people of Awka North Local Government Area (LGA). The outreach was organised by Family Health International (FHI 360) and Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative in collaboration with Anambra State Ministry of Health. […]