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Nigerian lawyer Zannah Mustapha wins 2017 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award

Mustapha had negotiated and helped secure the release of more than 100 schoolgirls from Chibok kidnapped by the Boko Haram militant group. He will be bestowed with the prestigious Nansen Refugee Award at a ceremony taking place in Geneva on 2 October 2017.The The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) called him “a champion for the rights of displaced children growing up amid violence in North East Nigeria”.

Recommended for : Nansen Refugee Award , UNHCR , UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award , Zannah Mustapha

Publish Date : Sep 22, 2017

World Health Organisation declares Somalia free of polio

Afghanistan, Nigeria and Pakistan are the remaining countries where polio is still being recorded.  

Recommended for : Somalia , Horn of Africa , Polio , Polio Virus , WHO , World Health Organisation

Publish Date : Aug 14, 2017

Amina J Mohammed sworn in as UN Deputy Secretary-General

Mohammed, a former Environment Minister of Nigeria, was appointed by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the second highest job at the UN.

Recommended for : Amina Mohammed , UN , United Nations , UN Deputy Secretary-General

Publish Date : Mar 1, 2017

Global Hunger Index 2016 released: India ranked at 97th position

Seven countries had alarming levels of hunger, while 43 countries including high-population countries like India, Nigeria and Indonesia had serious hunger levels.

Recommended for : Global Hunger Index 2016 , released , India , ranked at 97th , IFPRI

Publish Date : Oct 13, 2016

Quarter of a million children severely malnourished in Borno state, Nigeria: UNICEF

Out of the 244000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition in Borno in 2016, an estimated 49000 children – almost one in five – will die if they are not reached with treatment.

Recommended for : Malnourishment , Borno , Nigeria , UNICEF , Boko Haram

Publish Date : Jul 19, 2016

भारत ने नाइजीरिया में एक परिधान प्रशिक्षण केंद्र स्थापित किया

नाइजीरिया की सरकार के साथ भागीदारी में स्थापित अपनी तरह का पहला केंद्र है. यह केंद्र अफ्रीका के लिए 'कपास तकनीकी सहायता' कार्यक्रम के तहत स्थापित किया गया है.

Recommended for : India , sets up , apparel , training , centre , Nigeria , भारत , नाइजीरिया , परिधान , प्रशिक्षण , केंद्र स्थापित

Publish Date : Jul 9, 2016

Former CJ of Karnataka & Kerala High Courts Justice VS Malimath died

He also worked as the United Nations Representative to monitor human rights enforcement in Nigeria and Sri Lanka.

Recommended for : Justice V S Malimath , Karnataka Border Protection Force , NHRC member , Central Administrative Tribunal

Publish Date : Dec 26, 2015

Nigeria defeated Mali to win FIFA U-17 World Cup title

Belgium ended up in the third place and Mexico stood on the fourth place in the tournament.

Recommended for : Nigeria , FIFA U-17 World Cup , FIFA , Football , Mali

Publish Date : Nov 10, 2015

नाइजीरिया ने फीफा अंडर-17 फुटबॉल विश्व कप का खिताब जीता

नाइजीरिया ने फाइनल में माली को 2-0 से पराजित कर तीसरी बार फीफा अंडर-17 विश्व कप का खिताब जीता.

Recommended for : Nigeria , FIFA U-17 World Cup , नाइजीरिया , फीफा अंडर-17 विश्व कप

Publish Date : Nov 10, 2015

Nigeria won 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup

The championship was held across 8 cities in Chile.

Recommended for : FIFA , U-17 world cup , Nigeria , Chile , India football

Publish Date : Nov 9, 2015

Department of State of USA released Country Reports on Terrorism 2014

As per the report, Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan, India and Nigeria accounted for more than 60 percent of terrorist attacks in 2014.

Recommended for : Department of State of USA , Country Reports on Terrorism 2014 , terrorist attacks , Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , ISIL , Nigeria , Boko Haram

Publish Date : Jun 20, 2015

मुहम्मदु बुहारी ने नाइजीरिया के राष्ट्रपति का पद ग्रहण किया

मुहम्मदु बुहारी ने 29 मई 2015 को नाइजीरिया के राष्ट्रपति का पद ग्रहण किया.

Recommended for : Muhammadu Buhari , President of Nigeria , मुहम्मदु बुहारी , नाइजीरिया के राष्ट्रपति

Publish Date : Jun 2, 2015

Muhammadu Buhari assumed the office of President of Nigeria

He became the 5th President of the country by defeating the incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan in the March 2015 general election.

Recommended for : Muhammadu Buhari , President of Nigeria

Publish Date : Jun 1, 2015

नाइजीरिया में पूर्व सैन्य शासक मुहम्मद बुहारी ने राष्ट्रपति पद का चुनाव जीता

अफ्रीकी देश नाइजीरिया में पूर्व सैन्य शासक मुहम्मद बुहारी ने राष्ट्रपति पद का चुनाव भारी मतों से जीत लिया.

Recommended for : presidential election of Nigeria , नाइजीरिया राष्ट्रपति चुनाव

Publish Date : Apr 1, 2015

General Muhammadu Buhari won Presidential Election of Nigeria

His party All Progressives Congress (APC) secured 15424921 votes and Goodluck Jonathan's People's Democratic Party (PDP) secured 12853162 votes.

Recommended for : Nigeria President Election , General Muhammadu Buhari

Publish Date : Apr 1, 2015

మైదుగురి, దమతురు పట్టణాల పై దాడి చేసిన బోకో హరాం మిలిటంట్లు

బోకో హరాం మిలిటంట్లు, ఈశాన్య నైజీరియాలోని మైదుగురి, దమతురు పట్టణాల పై దాడి చేశారు.

Recommended for : మైదుగురి , దమతురు , నైజీరియా , బోకో హరాం మిలిటంట్లు , దాడి Boko Haram militants , attacked , Maiduguri , Damaturu , city in Nigeria

Publish Date : Dec 3, 2014

Militants attack Nigerian city Maiduguri and Damaturu

Maiduguri and Damaturu city in Nigeria were in news as Boko Haram militants on 1 December 2014 attacked the cities killing at least 5 people and wounding more than 40 people.

Recommended for : Nigerian city Maiduguri , Damaturu , Boko Haram attacked

Publish Date : Dec 2, 2014

నైజీరియాలోని కానో మసీదు పై మిలిటంట్ల ఆత్మాహుతి దాడి

నైజీరియా దేశంలోని కానో లో ఒక మసీదు పై జరిగిన దాడిలో అనేక మంది సామాన్య ప్రజలు మరణించారు.

Recommended for : కానో , నైజీరియా , బాంబు పేలుడు , Many people were killed , Kano , Nigeria , bomb attack on a mosque

Publish Date : Dec 1, 2014

Bomb Attack on mosque at Kano in Nigeria killed many

Two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire on a Muslim congregation at Friday prayers.

Recommended for : Kano in Nigeria , Mosque attacked , Bomb attack

Publish Date : Nov 29, 2014

Boko Haram militants seized northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok

Boko Haram militants seized the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok, the town from where they kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls in April 2014.

Recommended for : Nigeria , Boko Haram , Chibok

Publish Date : Nov 15, 2014

Bomb attack in GTS College in Potiskum of Nigeria

A suicide bomb attack in Potiskum Nigeria killed many people and injured students who gathered for the weekly assembly at the GTS College.

Recommended for : Potiskum , Yobe state , Nigeria , GTS College , Boko Haram

Publish Date : Nov 11, 2014

నైజీరియాలోని పోటిస్కమ్ GTS కాలేజీలో బాంబు దాడి

పోటిస్కమ్ పట్టణంలోని గవర్నమెంట్ టెక్నికల్ సైన్సు (GTS) కాలేజీలో ఆత్మాహుతి దాడితో 78 మంది విద్యార్థులు మరణించగా, 45 మంది వరకూ గాయపడ్డారు.

Recommended for : GTS College , Potiskum , Nigeria , నైజీరియా , పోటిస్కమ్ , GTS కాలేజీ

Publish Date : Nov 11, 2014

భారతదేశం మరియు నైజీరియా మధ్య శిక్షపడిన ఖైదీల బదిలీ ఒప్పందానికి ఆమోదం తెలిపిన కేంద్ర క్యాబినెట్

భారత్ మరియు నైజీరియాలలో శిక్షపడిన ఖైదీల బదిలీ ఒప్పందంపై సంతకానికి కేంద్ర కేబినెట్ ఆమోదం తెలిపింది.

Recommended for : Union Cabinet , India , Nigeria , భారతదేశం , నైజీరియా

Publish Date : Nov 7, 2014

Union Cabinet approved the treaty on transfer of sentenced persons between India and Nigeria

The Union Cabinet gave its approval for signing a treaty on transfer of sentenced persons between India and Nigeria.

Recommended for : Union cabinet , Repatriation of Prisoners Act , Transfer of sentenced persons between India and Nigeria

Publish Date : Nov 6, 2014

भारत-नाइजीरिया के बीच सजा काट रहे व्यक्तियों के स्थानांतरण पर संधि को केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडल की मंजूरी

भारत और नाइजीरिया के बीच सजा काट रहे व्यक्तियों के स्थानांतरण पर संधि को केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडल ने 5 नवंबर 2014 को मंजूरी प्रदान की.

Recommended for : Treaty on transfer of sentenced persons , India , Nigeria , भारत-नाइजीरिया , सजा काट रहे व्यक्तियों के स्थानांतरण पर संधि , केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडल

Publish Date : Nov 6, 2014

विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन ने नाइजीरिया को इबोला मुक्त देश घोषित किया

विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन (डब्ल्यूएचओ) ने 20 अक्टूबर 2014 को नाइजीरिया को इबोला मुक्त देश घोषित किया.

Recommended for : World Health Organization , Nigeria , Ebola free country , विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन , नाइजीरिया , इबोला मुक्त देश

Publish Date : Oct 28, 2014

WHO declared Nigeria as Ebola Free country

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on 20 October 2014 declared Nigeria as Ebola free country.

Recommended for : World Health Organisation , declared Nigeria , Ebola free country

Publish Date : Oct 22, 2014

Nigeria and Boko Haram sealed deal on freeing girls

Nigeria on 17 October 2014 sealed a deal with the militant group Boko Haram to free the girls.

Recommended for : Nigeria , Boko Haram , Free the girls , Ceasefire Agreement

Publish Date : Oct 18, 2014

Boko Haram leaders declared Islamic Caliphate in Gwoza town of Nigeria

The militant group Boko Haram on 25 August 2014 declared Islamic Caliphate in Gwoza town of Nigeria

Recommended for : militant group Boko Haram , declared Islamic Caliphate , Gwoza town of Nigeria

Publish Date : Aug 25, 2014

FIFA suspended Nigeria’s team from International football competitions

FIFA suspended Nigeria from all international football competitions with immediate effect.

Recommended for : FIFA , International football competitions , football World Cup 2014 , Brazil

Publish Date : Jul 10, 2014
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