Tag: peace and security

“I pray our country will never know conflict” – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria cannot afford another civil war

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria cannot afford another civil war because it will not augur well for the country. Osinbajo said this at an interactive forum of All Progressives Congress Anambra governorship aspirants organised by the state chapter of APC Patriots in Abuja. “The thing about the kind of[Read More…]

African Women Converge in Abuja to Chart Peace and Mediation Strategy Over Regional Crisis

  ABUJA – Nigeria is set to host women from about 45 African countries to set the agenda for peace, conflict management and mediation on the continent from the 27th – 28th of July 2017. The executive meeting convened by the Women Advancement for Economic & Leadership Empowerment in Africa(WAELE/ARCELFA) seeks[Read More…]

Nigeria Assumes Rotating UN Security Council Presidency

NAN Nigeria on Tuesday assumed the rotating presidency of the United Nations Security Council for April. Mrs Joy Ogwu, Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN, took over the role from Mr Sylvie Lucas, Luxembourg’s representative. Nigeria was elected on Oct. 17, 2013 by the UN General Assembly as a[Read More…]