A “forgotten crisis” is taking place in north-eastern Nigeria which the UN humanitarian affairs office (OCHA) warns could be the worst on the African continent.
Many young fighters belonging to the extremist Boko Haram group can be convinced to return to their communities “with the right approach”.
The risk of a polio outbreak spreading in the Lake Chad region of Africa is real, the UN Children’s Fund UNICEF said Tuesday.
Terrorism “threat of the century” says Chad President
Islamist militant from Mali pleads guilty to Timbuktu war crimes
The number of people in need of urgent food assistance in north-eastern Nigeria has doubled to 4.5 million according to the UN World Food Programme or
Boko Haram crisis has “devastated” Lake Chad region’s economy
The security and humanitarian crisis brought on by the Boko Haram terrorist group across Africa’s Lake Chad Basin has “devastated” the region’s economy.
Nigerian nurse describes sheltering 50 people fleeing Boko Haram
A retired nurse from Nigeria has been describing how she gave shelter to 50 people who were fleeing the Boko Haram terrorist group.