Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tag "World Food Program (WFP)"

    Yobe has the most cases of malnutrition in Nigeria, says WFP

Yobe has the most cases of malnutrition in Nigeria, says WFP

The World Food Program (WFP) of the United Nations says that Yobe has the highest number of malnutrition cases in Nigeria.In a situation report released on Tuesday, WFP put the prevalence of global acute malnutrition at 11.4%, 11.3% and 5.6% in Yobe, Borno and Adamawa.According to the report, 4.7 million people are food insecure in the three states and the [...]

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    Japan donates $3.5m to feed Nigerian IDPs

Japan donates $3.5m to feed Nigerian IDPs

The government of Japan has donated $3.5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food assistance to internally displaced people in north-east Nigeria.According to a statement by WFP, the fund would help feed the more than 160,000 people in Borno and Yobe who have been displaced by Boko Haram insurgency."We commend the government and people of [...]

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    OPEC, WFP to feed two million victims of Boko Haram insurgency

OPEC, WFP to feed two million victims of Boko Haram insurgency

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved an emergency assistance grant for humanitarian food and nutrition assistance operations in famine-stricken areas in north-east Nigeria.A statement released by the organisation said that the grant, which will support the operations of World Food Programme (WFP), will target over two million people in areas affected by the Boko Haram crisis."This latest initiative [...]

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