Japan has extended a grant of $4.5 million (N1.4 billion) to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to assist victims of the crisis in the north-eastern part of the country.
This is contained in a statement by Mr John Chukwuma Nwankwo, Senior Assistant/Advisor on General Affairs, Information & Culture of the Japanese Embassy in Abuja on Thursday.
According to the statement, the funding is expected to provide life-saving emergency work to assists people affected and displaced by the conflict. “The grant will cover assistance in the provision of water, sanitation and hygiene facilities; health, nutrition and child protection services and education. Read more