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Syria Constitution Talks Under Way At UN

Members of Syria’s Constitutional Committee, tasked with amending their war-torn country’s constitution, met at the UN in Geneva on Monday, August 24, 2020, for the first time since a failed attempt at talks last November. Delegations from President Bashar al-Assad’s government, the opposition and civil society arrived at the United Nations in separate minivans, with […]

Thousands Of Migrants Dying On Trek Across Africa – UN

Thousands of migrants have died after suffering “extreme” abuse while crossing Africa, according to a UN report on Wednesday, July 28, 2020, that estimated 72 people perish each month on the continent’s routes. There has been considerable focus on the thousands lost at sea while trying to cross from Africa to Europe, but a new […]

Trump Halts Funding To World Health Organization

The United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 announced the suspension of US funding to the World Health Organization on the claims that it had covered up the seriousness of the COVID-19 outbreak in China before it spread around the world. Trump revealed this at a press conference, instructing his administration to […]

WHO Donates Three Ambulances To Lagos State Govt For The

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has donated three ambulances to the Lagos State government. The United Nations health agency explained in a tweet on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, that the development is to support the government’s effort in curbing the spread of coronavirus in the state. WHO’s Immunisation Team Lead in Nigeria, Dr Braka Fiona, […]