Israel Attacks Renders Ten Thousands Homeless As Death Toll Increases In Palestine — UN

The UN says ten thousand Palestinians have been forced out of their homes in the Gaza Strip. The death toll from Israeli strikes on the enclave has gone up. Israel continued to bombard the Gaza Strip with air raids and artillery shells on Saturday, as it stepped up the deployment of troops and tanks near […]

UN Reveals The Most Corrupt Agencies In Nigeria

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes, UNODC, has listed the Nigeria Police, Vehicle Inspection Officers , VIO, and the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, as the three worst bribe takers in Nigeria. The Agency report for 2019 showed that 85 per cent of victims were discouraged from seeking redress or reporting such exploitations. […]

World Happiness Ranking: Nigeria Drops To 31, UN Reports Nigerians Are One Of The Saddest

Nigeria’s misery index has continued to worsen over the years as the United Nations has ranked Nigerians as some of the saddest people in the world, especially in the last seven years. According to the United Nations World Happiness Report 2021 released at the weekend, Nigeria dropped to 31 places, from 116th position out of […]

Popular EndSARS Championer, Rinu Becomes The Face Of UN

Social media influencer and popular #EndSARS protester Oduala Olorunrinu, popularly known as Rinu has been honoured by United Nations.   Gistongist learnt that Rinu’s picture covered the home page of the world’s universal global organization, an intergovernmental that aims to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations.   The Lagos state university […]

Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons Takes Effect

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons took effect Friday — but the milestone is marred by the lack of signatures from the world’s major nuclear powers. Despite the missing participants, the occasion was marked by praise from the United Nations and even Pope Francis. “The Treaty is an important step towards the goal […]

Three UN Peacekeepers Killed In Mali, C.A.R.

Three peacekeepers were killed and four others injured in separate attacks in the Central African Republic and Mali over the past three days, according to the United Nations. The deceased peacekeepers were from Rwanda, Burundi and Egypt, while the nationalities of those wounded have not been disclosed. The UN said the latest attack, which occurred […]

Enugu Government And United nation Set To Eradicate Malnutrition

The Enugu State government in conjunction with the United Nations Children Education Fund have created three centres for Management of Acute Malnutrition in the state. The state nutrition officer, Dr Henrietta Ugwu reveal this on Wednesday at a one day media engagement workshop organised by Civil Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Enugu. She said the establishment […]

United Nation Withdraw 110 Persons Died claims

The United Nations has withdrawn its claim that 110 persons died in the Saturday attack on rice farmers by suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Zabarmari village, Borno State. The UN had in a statement which quoted the head of the UN System in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, on Sunday, saying that at least 110 civilians were […]

Defence HQ State 43 People Were Killed Not 110

The Defence Headquarters has come out to state 43 person were killed and not 110 as reported by by the United Nations in the Saturday farm attack by Boko Haram terrorists in the Jere Local Government Area of Borno State. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj. Gen. John Enenche, who was speaking on Channels TV […]

Trump Calls For UN To Hold China Accountable For Covid19

United States Of America President Donald Trump told the UN General Assembly on Tuesday that China must be held accountable by the world for its actions over the Covid-19 pandemic. In a recorded message played to the annual meeting of the UN, Trump accused Beijing of allowing the coronavirus to “leave China and infect the […]