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BREAKING: US withdraws from UN rights council

BREAKING: US withdraws from UN rights council

The United States has withdrawn from the UN Human Rights Council, US ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday, branding the global body a “cesspool of political bias.” “We take this step because our commitment does not allow us to remain a part of a hypocritical and self-serving organization that makes a mockery of human rights,” she […] …

2019: Nigeria’s UN envoys cautions FG

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AGAINST growing tension as regards 2019 general elections, former Nigeria’s permanent secretary to the United Nations, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, has enjoined the Federal Government to empower the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct a […]
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World Environment Day: Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050 if… — UN chief

World Environment Day: Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050 if… — UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that there would be more plastic than fish by 2050 if the present trends continue. Guterres, who stated this in his message for World Environment Day, marked on June 5, said the world was being ‘swamped’ by harmful plastic waste. The Secretary-General is participating in the #BeatPlasticPollution challenge, in […] …

“17 Million Africans Migrated For Greener Pastures In 2017” – UN Reports

According to a new report by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), no fewer than 17 million Africans left the continent in 2017 in search of greener pastures. The ‘Economic Development in Africa’ report also said 5.5 million people moved to Africa from other continents while some 19 million international migrants moved within Africa. […]
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