How CTP boosts enrolment, girl-child education in northern schools, by UNICEF

FG, agency sign MoU on procurement of therapeutic food The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), yesterday said its Cash Transfer Programme (CTP), has increased enrolment and retention of girls in northern schools to a very significant extent.Education Specialist at UNICEF, Azuka Menkiti, who spoke in Sokoto at a two-day Media Dialogue on Educate-A-Child (EAC) Cash […]

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1.4 million children from four countries risk death from famine: UNICEF

A woman holds her 11-month-old grandson who suffers from acute malnutrition and respiratory distress at a clinic run by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Aweil, South Sudan, October 11, 2016. (Photo by AFP) The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that some 1.4 million children suffering from severe malnutrition could die this year from famine across the […]

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