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Reps reveal details of probe into Nigerian humanitarian fraud
14 Nov 2018
Reps reveal details of a probe into Nigerian humanitarian fraud.
Humanitarian crisis looms for 300,000 Congolese
2 Nov 2018
The Angolan government has kicked out 300,000 Congolese migrants in a crackdown on illegal mining. Many now find themselves trapped without food, money and sanitation.
Migrant rescue ship captain accuses Libyan coast guard of threatening them with murder
3 Jul 2018
The captain of German humanitarian ship Lifeline detained by Malta last week said in a video released on Tuesday (July 3) that the Libyan coast guard threatened him and his crew with death.
UN: 'The humanitarian crisis in Yemen is the world's worst'
22 Mar 2018
UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, expressed his concern about the situation in Yemen, a country ravaged by war, famine and cholera.
Over one million Libyans in need of aid - U.N.
6 Feb 2018
The U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator in Libya says $313 million is needed to meet the most basic needs of nearly one million people in the country after years of conflict and political instability.
Humanitarian crisis worsens as Benue residents continue to flee
3 Feb 2018
Humanitarian crisis worsens as Benue residents continue to flee.
'Stop! Go back!' - Libyan coastguard board migrant rescue ship
27 Sep 2017
Libyan coastguard fired warning shots near a Mission Lifeline humanitarian ship and boarded it in a search for migrants, according to a spokesman for the charity.
Borno marks world humanitarian day with town hall meeting
19 Aug 2017
Borno marks world humanitarian day with town hall meeting.
Logistics nightmare: helping the Boko Haram displaced
22 Feb 2017
Humanitarian groups in the town of Dikwa in northeast Nigeria are trying to bring help to some 57,000 people forced out of their homes by Boko Haram Islamists, whose insurgency has devastated the remote region since 2009.
South Sudan violence prompts humanitarian crisis in Uganda
20 Feb 2017
The international humanitarian organisation Lutheran World Federation says Uganda's refugee crisis is the largest refugee crisis in Africa and the third largest in the world.
Syria’s War: Confusion over Aleppo’s ‘humanitarian corridors’
31 Jul 2016
Syria's state news agency says dozens of families have started leaving rebel-held parts of Aleppo, using humanitarian corridors But there are also conflicting reports suggesting the corridors have not been opened.
Bosnia pays tribute to Bowie
30 May 2016
A huge mural has been unveiled in Sarajeavo to commemorate David Bowie's humanitarian work during the Bosnian war.