Libya: Three UN Workers Killed Following Benghazi Car Bomb Attack, As Security Council Meets in Emergency Session, Honours Their ‘Ultimate Sacrifice’

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday condemned a car bomb attack in front of a shopping mall in the Libyan city of Benghazi, which left three UN workers dead, and three others injured, with dozens of civilians also wounded.

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Mali: UN Warns of Spike in Grave Violations Against Children in Mali As ‘The New Normal’

[UN News] Voicing great concern over a sharp increase in the killing and maiming of children in Mali due to ongoing fighting and instability, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and partners on Tuesday, called on all warring parties to stop attacks and “keep them out of harm’s way”.

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Nigeria: 53.9% of Open Defecators Live in North Central Nigeria – UNICEF

[Vanguard] Calabar -United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF new data on percentage of Nigerians practicing open defecation across the geopolitical zones, has revealed that the North Central region topped the chart with about 59.9 per cent.

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