Appeal to fight COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Humanitarian Appeal – Mali – Bolivia – Sustainable Development – Poverty – Iraq – Yemen – Cabo Verde – South Sudan – Sudan – SD Congo – Latin America – Food Security – Financial Contribution HUMANITARIAN APPEAL Later today, the UN Office for the … Read more Appeal to fight COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing

Nigeria: Goodluck Jonathan Wins Presidential Election

On 18th April 2011, Goodluck Jonathan was once more declared the President of Africa’s most populous country, Nigeria. The oil rich state was praised for an improvement in electoral procedure by a Commonwealth Oberserver mission. The chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group, former Botswana President Festus Mogae gave a full statement upon the announcement of the … Read more Nigeria: Goodluck Jonathan Wins Presidential Election

Nigeria: 21 Candidates to Contest Presidential Election on 9th April 2011

21 candidates have been confirmed for the Presidential elections in Nigeria, set for 9th April 2011. The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega, also announced that four parties would be represented in every constituency for the General Elections. These are: Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN); All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP); Congress … Read more Nigeria: 21 Candidates to Contest Presidential Election on 9th April 2011