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The UNDP and Government of Japan handover ambulances to the NCDC to enhance response efforts in Nigeria’s fight against COVID-19

UNDP in collaboration with the Government of Japan, handed over three ambulances to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) today as part of its support to Federal Government led-efforts in…  


20 percent of the fulltime workforce in Nigeria lost employment during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, says new UNDP and National Bureau of Statistics report

A new report by UNDP and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says that 20 percent of the fulltime workforce in Nigeria lost employment during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.  


The UNDP Nigeria Accelerator Lab, 2 Day Workshop: Tackling Nigeria’s Youth Unemployment Challenge

Join us for a 2 day workshop on Tackling Nigeria's Youth unemployment challenge on 27th and 28th of August 2021, 10am –1:00pm WAT  


1.1 million lives highly at risk in North-East Nigeria by 2030 if development deficit continues, says UNDP Report

This UNDP report, coming on the heels of a United Nations OCHA study, reinforces its findings that stabilization is the way to prevent upwards of 29 million people in the Sahel Region needing costly…  


Borno State Government and the United Nations host high-level donor visit in north-east Nigeria

Delegates were able to visit the Banki IDP camp and the newly constructed police station and customs office on the border of Cameroon to learn how development efforts are increasing security and…  


Assessing the Impact of Conflict on Development in North-east Nigeria

The objective of this report is to become a useful resource for understanding and working around conflict to foster the process of stabilization, peacebuilding and recovery in the region.  


New skills for survivors of conflict

Mohammed now wants to give back, by teaching other community members interested in learning from him. He has big plans for opening a shoe factory in Banki, giving jobs to young people thereby helping…  


Yagana speaks out: rebuilding Banki through community voice

Yagana Ibrahim never expected to have her fair say in community decisions. A mother of four, Yagana hails from Banki in Bama Local Government Area Borno State, Nigeria.  



Rebuilding a new life in the wake of improved security

Before the insurgency began in northeast Nigeria, Falmata Ali was a businesswoman in Banki, a town near the Nigerian and Cameroon border.  

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