Posts Tagged ‘aid workers’

UN: Murder of aid workers in Nigeria ‘horrifying’

The international humanitarian community was “horrified” by the recent killing and abduction of aid workers and civilians by Boko Haram terrorists in the country’s volatile northeast states, the UN said late on Monday. The UN humanitarian coordinator in Nigeria, Antonio Jose Canhandula said in a statement that the murder of four and kidnapping of two […]

Kidnapped Nigeria aid worker fears she may be killed

One of the six International aid agency workers kidnapped by the Boko Haram militants on has pleaded for quick government intervention in a video published on Wednesday. The aid worker who identified herself as Grace feared she and others may be killed if they are not rescued or freed fast enough. “Some aid workers were […]