Boko Haram violence an 'affront to humanity,' Ban declares, reaffirms UN support to Nigerian Government
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the bomb attacks of 2 October in the outskirts of Abuja, Nigeria, as well as the multiple suicide bombings of 1 October in the city of...
28 Sep 2015
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced today that polio is no longer endemic in Nigeria,...
18 Sep 2015
The number of attacks by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria and neighbouring countries has risen, and...
15 Sep 2015
Families on the run often surviving brutal attacks in Nigeria are now threatened with the lack of...
Abuja: honouring victims of 2011 terrorist attack, Ban sees Nigeria as key partner in achieving UN goals25 Aug 2015
Commemorating the 4th anniversary of the “vicious terrorist attack” that killed 23 United Nations...
24 Aug 2015
The UN chief travelled over the weekend to Abuja, Nigeria, where today he met the States Governors...
5 Aug 2015
UNDP has begun to implement a programme of early recovery in the northeast of Nigeria that will...
10 Feb 2015
10 February 2015 – The spread of violent attacks across the border from northern Nigeria into Niger...
30 Jun 2014
30 June 2014 – Strongly condemning the ongoing “horrific attacks” being carried out by Boko Haram...
18 Feb 2014
18 February 2014 – The United Nations human rights office today strongly condemned the attack on...
19 Jul 2013
In a stunning and dramatic legal ruling that echoed from the serene court chambers in the...
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