• Japan offers $4.5m to assist IDPs in northeast Nigeria

    Japan offers $4.5m to assist IDPs in northeast Nigeria

    Japan has extended a grant of $4.5 million (N1.4 billion) to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to assist victims of the crisis in the north-eastern part of the country.

    This is contained in a statement by Mr John Chukwuma Nwankwo, Senior Assistant/Advisor on General Affairs, Information & Culture of the Japanese Embassy in Abuja on Thursday.

    According to the statement, the funding is expected to provide life-saving emergency work to assists people affected and displaced by the conflict.

    “The grant will cover […]