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UNICEF warns Northeast of Food Shortage, Disease amongst others

The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Friday that malnutrition, thirst and disease threatened lives of millions of children in Northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South...

Unicef to Establish Girl for Girl Initiative in Bauchi Schools

The United Nations For Children’s Fund(UNICEF) Bauchi office, says it will support the establish Girls for Girls (G4G) initiatives in 100 schools across the state. The...

Funke Akindele joins UNICEF to lend voice against the practice of female Genital Mutilation

Multiple award winning actress, producer and screenwriter, Funke Akindele Bello, best known for her hit comedy TV series ‘Jenifa’ has pledged to join the...

Two billion children breathe toxic air worldwide, says UNICEF

Two billion children breathe toxic air worldwide, says UNICEF

As Indians wake Monday to smoke-filled skies from a weekend of festival fireworks, New Delhi’s worst season for air pollution begins — with dire consequences. A new...

UNICEF frees 876 children held for possible Boko Haram ties

UNICEF frees 876 children held for possible Boko Haram ties

The UN has negotiated the release of nearly 900 children detained by Nigeria’s army and security forces after they have retaken land from Boko Haram militants, a...

Bama IDP camp houses 15,000 children, 3,000 separated from Parents, says UNICEF

Bama IDP camp houses 15,000 children, 3,000 separated from Parents, says UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said that the Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Bama, Borno State is home to about 15, 000 children, 3000 of whom...

UNICEF, malnutrition

300,000 Nigerian children could die from chronic malnutrition this year.

According to the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) over 13 million  children are suffering from chronic malnutrition in the country and...

Nigeria hits 1M Milestone on UNICEF SMS-based U-report Platform

Nigeria has achieved a milestone as the first country to reach one million responders on the Short Message Service (SMS) based U-Report platform, designed to strengthen...

UNICEF, Yobe Government Signs MoU on Water Supply & Sanitation

THE United Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Yobe State Government have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on how to improve the state’s water supply and...