Posts Tagged ‘UN’

2019 Presidency: UN instruct Nigerians what to do

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 2, 2019
The United Nations has called on Nigerians to “firmly reject all undemocratic and negative voices that seek to promote conflict” and disrupt the general elections. The UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, made the call at the conclusion of a two-week pre-electoral mission to Nigeria, NAN reports. The […]

BREAKING NEWS: Russia threatens US allies over nuclear treaty withdrawal

by Breaking Timeson December 5, 2018
If the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty is cancelled, then Russian responsive measures will target the countries that accommodate US intermediate-range and short-range missiles, the Chief of the Russian General Staff, Gen. Valery Gerasimov, has stated. The creation of a solid radar field near the borders of Russia has been completed, this guarantees the detection of ballistic missiles from all directions, […]

Do We Hate Our Women?

by Breaking Timeson September 2, 2017
  A number of months ago, I read Mona Elthahawy’s chilling book, – ‘Headscarves and Hymens’. It’s an expose of the status and realities of Arab women in their own homelands, chronicling how a mix of culture and religion has, for donkey years succeeded in firmly entrenching women as second class citizens.  I’d recommend the book […]

Northern Youths call on UN to declare IPOB as a terrorist Organization (DETAILS)

by Breaking Timeson July 14, 2017
Northern youths have called on the United Nations, UN, to declare Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist group. This is coming in less than two months after the coalition of Arewa youths issued a quit notice to Igbos to leave the North before October 1, 2017. Addressing newsmen in Abuja, on Thursday, the […]

​Boko Haram mines: UN team arrives Nigeria

by Breaking Timeson April 5, 2017
A team of UN experts has arrived in Nigeria to assess the number of  landmines  Boko Haram terrorists have laid in the Sambisa Forest. Ms Agnes Marcaillou, Director, UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS), said in New York that the team arrived the country on Tuesday. According to her, the assessment is with a view to […]

BIAFRA| IPOB Names UN Permanent Representatives, Delegates

by Breaking Timeson April 26, 2016
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Cus­tomary Government on Monday named its permanent representatives and delegates to the United Nations (UN). The appointment was the outcome of admission of Bilie Human Rights Initiative (the legal arm of the Customary Government) into the consulta­tive status of the United Nations to represent the Indigenous people of Biafra […]