• UN Humanitarian relief releases $13 million in support of 250,000 people in the North East

    UN Humanitarian relief releases $13 million in support of 250,000 people in the North East

    United Nations humanitarian chief, Stephen O’Brien, has released US$13 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to provide life-saving assistance to 250,000 people in areas of north-east Nigeria that have just become accessible.

    According to a statement by O’Brien which was released today June 27th, the destruction of crops and looting of livestock have left many people unable to support their families.

    More than 50,000 people need seeds and tools for the upcoming planting season and CERF funding will help them […]