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UN unhappy about deportation of 330,000 Congolese from Angola

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, on Friday lamented that the mass deportation of Congolese nationals from Angola has resulted in serious human rights violations by security forces on both sides of the border, and left at least 330,000 returnees in an extremely precarious situation.

Niger Republic moves against Nigerian refugees

Nigeria’s northern neighbor, Niger Republic has beefed up its border security citing concerns citing concerns about an unusual number of refugee inflow into the Sahel country from Nigeria.

15,000 Cameroonians seek refuge in Nigeria amid Govt crackdown, Cross River...

ABUJA (Reuters) - More than 15,000 Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria amid a crackdown on Anglophone separatists, the United Nations (UN) refugee agency...

Italy holds funeral for 26 Nigerian women drowned in Mediterranean

SALERNO, Italy (Reuters) - Italy held a mass funeral on Friday for 26 young Nigerian women who drowned while trying to cross the Mediterranean...

Desperation spreads in Rohingya camps as food stocks dwindle

By MUNEEZA NAQVI     Bangladesh (AP) — With Rohingya refugees still flooding across the border from Myanmar, those packed into camps and makeshift settlements in Bangladesh...

UNHCR warns against forced return of Nigerian Boko Haram war refugees...

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is alarmed over a fresh incident of forced returns of refugees from Cameroon into northeast Nigeria....

Corruption: 50% of government food aid never reached victims of Boko...

LAGOS (Reuters) - At least half of Nigerian government food aid sent northeast for hungry people driven from their homes by Boko Haram has...

371,000 IDPs to benefit from Foundation’s donation in Borno State, as...

In an effort aimed at complementing government’s humanitarian intervention to bring reliefs to the victims of insurgency and other Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in...

Boko Haram: Court jails Borno State officials for selling refugees’ food

By Lanre Ola Maiduguri (Reuters) - Two Nigerian officials were sentenced to two years in jail on Thursday for taking and selling about 300 bags of...

Judge grants stay against Donald Trump’s order against refugees

By Prudence Arobani New York (NAN) A Federal Judge in New York on Saturday night granted a stay order on President Donald Trump’s executive order...

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