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Humanitarian Day: Protection of Civilians, Aid Workers not Just Government’s- UN

Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri The United Nations has said the protection of civilians and aid workers, especially those in the North East theatre of insurgency, “is not just Government’s responsibility.” A statement by the United Nations Resident Representative and Humanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria, Edward Kallon on Wednesday marking the World Humanitarian

Why ISWAP is Now Killing Muslims, Aid Workers

*Islamic State Boko Haram Faction Murders Aid Workers in Video By John Campbell The Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) released a video of its execution-style murder of five aid workers in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno. The victims were employees of Action Against Hunger, a Nigerian affiliate of France's Agency for Technical Cooperation

Killing of Aid Workers, a Crime that is Unacceptable– INGO Community

Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri The International Non-Governmental Grganisations community (INGO) in Nigeria has strongly condemned the execution of five aid workers by Boko Haram, insisting that attacks on humanitarian workers is unacceptable. The INGO in a statement on Friday also described the attacks as a war crime. The organisation while calling for

Aid Workers Huawa Liman, Saifura Hussaini slain by Boko Haram bag inter’l awards

Mukaila Ola The slain International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC)’s midwives, Hauwa Liman and Saifura Hussaini have been posthumously awarded the Florence Nightingale medals. Florence Nightingale medal is the highest international award in the Nursing Profession, awarded to distinguished nurses. Both Hauwa and Saifura, are part of the 29 nurses from 19