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UNHCR: Over 70,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria — and they need help

    UNHCR: Over 70,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria — and they need help

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says the number of Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria has surpassed 70,000. Chansa Kapaya, the UNHCR representative in Nigeria, made this known in

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Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria petition UNHCR over ‘police harassment, illegal deportation’

    Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria petition UNHCR over ‘police harassment, illegal deportation’

Some Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria have petitioned the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) over alleged illegal arrest and deportation by security operatives. In the petition dated August 2

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UNHCR: Lagos has highest number of urban refugees in Nigeria

    UNHCR: Lagos has highest number of urban refugees in Nigeria

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says Lagos state has the highest number of urban refugees in Nigeria. John McKissick, UNHCR deputy country representative, spoke on Thursday during

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ISWAP frees aid worker — after five months in captivity

    ISWAP frees aid worker — after five months in captivity

The Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) has released Abubakar Idris, a senior protection assistant with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). In January, Idris, also known

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Boko Haram abducts aid worker in Borno

  Boko Haram abducts aid worker in Borno

Abubakar Garba Idris, a humanitarian aid worker, has been abducted by Boko Haram. Idris, also known as Alooma, was abducted

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2Baba becomes first Nigerian to be appointed UNHCR goodwill ambassador

  2Baba becomes first Nigerian to be appointed UNHCR goodwill ambassador
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Cameroonian refugee in Cross River sells 9-month-old baby for N70k — and blames hunger

  Cameroonian refugee in Cross River sells 9-month-old baby for N70k — and blames hunger

When Gina (not real name) left Adagom refugee camp in Cross River state on August 25, strapped on her mother’s

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We are facing severe funding gap, says UNHCR on plight of Cameroonian refugees

  We are facing severe funding gap, says UNHCR on plight of Cameroonian refugees

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says it is facing “severe funding gap” regarding the plight of Cameroonian

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‘It’s preferable to die back home’ — Cameroonian refugees lament hardship in Nigeria

  ‘It’s preferable to die back home’ —  Cameroonian refugees lament hardship in Nigeria

Florence Ishaka arrived Nigeria with four children after she managed to escape the violence in Southern Cameroon. She has been

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Sam Adeyemi’s Daystar donates N10m to UN for refugees in Africa

  Sam Adeyemi’s Daystar donates N10m to UN for refugees in Africa

Daystar Christian Centre has donated N10 million to the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) to help refugees in

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