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1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

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The United Nations report has shown that there are 1.9 million people displaced currently from their homes in North-East, Nigeria. The Communications Specialist, UNICEF ...

UNICEF says over 6 million under-the-age of 5 Nigerian stunted

UNICEF says over 6 million under-the-age of 5 Nigerian stunted

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United Nations Children's Fund, (UNICEF) has released another chocking revelations saying over six million children in Nigeria under the age of five are stunted due to ...

Boko Haram: About 1 million children are displaced in Northeast – UNICEF

Boko Haram: About 1 million children are displaced in Northeast – UNICEF

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An estimated 535 million children – nearly one in four – live in countries affected by conflict or disaster, often without access to medical care, quality education, proper ...

UNICEF frees 876 children held for possible Boko Haram ties

UNICEF frees 876 children held for possible Boko Haram ties

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The UN has negotiated the release of nearly 900 children detained by the Nigerian Army after they retook land from Boko Haram militants, a senior official said. The 876 ...

Poverty: About 385 million children living in extreme poverty, says UNICEF

Poverty: About 385 million children living in extreme poverty, says UNICEF

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About 20% of Children in developing countries living in households 3 years ago survived on an average of USD1.90 a daily per person compared to just 9.2 per cent of adults. This ...

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics, UNICEF launch survey on women, children

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics, UNICEF launch survey on women, children

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Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday unveiled a national survey to collate statistics to help monitor and appraise social indicators progress by women and ...

Boko Haram violence taking “devastating toll” on children – UNICEF

Boko Haram violence taking “devastating toll” on children – UNICEF

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Years of violence by Islamist Boko Haram militants have taken a "devastating toll" on children living in the Lake Chad basin, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on ...

Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children -UNICEF

Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children -UNICEF

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Based on current trends, 69 million children under five will die from mostly preventable causes, 167 million children will live in poverty, and 750 million women will have been ...

6 out of 10 Children suffer from violence in Nigeria – UNICEF

6 out of 10 Children suffer from violence in Nigeria – UNICEF

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About 6 out of every 10 Children suffer from various forms of violence in Nigeria, the Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Jean Gough stated this at the ...

14,000 communities now open defecation-free in Nigeria, says UNICEF

14,000 communities now open defecation-free in Nigeria, says UNICEF

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The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) said 14,000 Nigerian communities have attained open defecation free status within the eight years of its intervention via the ...

2,300 under-five children die of malnutrition annually in Nigeria — Official

2,300 under-five children die of malnutrition annually in Nigeria — Official

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The Federal Ministry of Health on Tuesday said 2,300 children below the age of five die of malnutrition annually in Nigeria. The Head of Nutrition in the Ministry, Dr Chris ...

Sokoto, UNICEF Sign Agreement On Child Education

Sokoto, UNICEF Sign Agreement On Child Education

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The Sokoto State Government and the United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on child education, health and ...

UNICEF prepares northern states on flood, other disasters

UNICEF prepares northern states on flood, other disasters

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UNICEF on Tuesday said it would support states in north to develop plan against flood and other disasters in the country. Mr Utpal Moitra, the UNICEF Chief of field office, ...

UNICEF unveils new education fund

UNICEF unveils new education fund

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The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Monday announced the launch of a new fund to better coordinate support for and drive investment in education for children and youth affected by ...

Over 50% Of Children In Five Northern States Are Malnourished – UNICEF

Over 50% Of Children In Five Northern States Are Malnourished – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said Over half (about 58%) of the total number of children in five northern states including Katsina, Kebbi, Jigawa, Yobe and Zamfara ...