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Decongestion Efforts Begin in Displacement Camps in North-East Nigeria Amid Growing Humanitarian Needs

Maiduguri – Unrelenting violence in north-east Nigeria has prompted new waves of displacement to congested camps in 2020. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has begun rolling out a new decongestion strategy in collaboration with humanitarian partners that aims to reduce overcrowding in over 55 per cent of the camps in Borno State – where […]

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Edo College of Agriculture to takeoff first quarter 2021, Obaseki reassures … as recruitment enters interview stage

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said the restructured Edo State College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, with three campuses in Iguoriakhi, Agenebode and Uromi, will admit its first set of students early in 2021.   The governor, in a statement, noted that all is set for the takeoff of the school, adding […]

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WFP Nigeria Country Brief, April 2020

In Numbers 10,853 mt of food assistance distributed USD 9.9 m cash-based transfers made USD 78 m six-month net funding requirement (May 2020 – October 2020) 741,459 people assisted in April 2020 Operational Update WFP food assistance reached 741,459 internally displaced people and individuals in host communities in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. WFP provided […]

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Anambra Health Ministry to partner team of researchers from UNIZIK to improve healthcare delivery

Awka-Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala says his ministry will partner with the UNIZIK team of researchers on Social Innovation in Health Initiative (SIHI), to improve healthcare service delivery in the state. Dr Okpala gave the assurance during a courtesy visit by the team in his office at the Jerome Udoji Secretariat Complex, […]