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12 Feb 2019- 08:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent N'DJAMENA, Chad The Chairman of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), Suleiman Adamu, has said that non-payment of contributions by member-nations to the Commission has become a “recurring issue” that is ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/12/2019 - 08:07
30 Sep 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAGOS, Nigeria The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that tens of thousands of children will die in northeastern Nigeria over the next year if assistance is not found from international donors ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 10:13
31 Aug 2016- 05:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons (IDPs), Chaloka Beyani, last week urged the Nigerian government and the international community to take urgent humanita ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2016 - 05:21
24 Aug 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has expressed alarm at the “catastrophic” humanitarian situation in northeastern Nigeria, where Boko Haram militants have displaced nearly 2 million people ove ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2016 - 10:29
Yobe State Governor Approves Funds for Water Supply Restoration for IDPs Affected by Boko Haram Attacks
3 Mar 2016- 08:41 by Local Press Report DAMATURU Daily Post Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State in the troubled northeastern state has approved the sum of N20 million for the immediate restoration of water supply to eight communities severely affected b ...
Local Press Report - 03/03/2016 - 08:41
21 Jan 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, this week appealed to donors for additional support to provide assistance to 100,000 people who fled Niger’s Diffa region following attacks by Nige ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2016 - 10:03
26 Oct 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The Nigerian Army over the weekend announced that it had uncovered a plot by members of militant Islamist group Boko Haram to poison water sources in the northeastern part of the country. In a s ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/26/2015 - 10:16
1 Oct 2015- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MAIDUGURI, Nigeria The Nigerian Army on September 30th warned residents of Borno state to avoid using water from cattle ponds and other “unverified” sources in the Kangallam village area, saying Islamist extrem ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2015 - 10:31