Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

7 Oct

The World Food Programme in South Sudan strongly condemned an attack on its boat convoy near Shambe carrying food assistance intended for people displaced after losing their homes and crops to floods.  One of the 13-person crew is missing and presumed killed, and three others are suffering from gunshot wounds.

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

7 Oct

The World Food Programme in South Sudan strongly condemned an attack on its boat convoy near Shambe carrying food assistance intended for people displaced after losing their homes and crops to floods.  One of the 13-person crew is missing and presumed killed, and three others are suffering from gunshot wounds.

Secretary-General Appoints Matthias Z. Naab of Ghana United Nations Resident Coordinator in Cameroon

8 Sep

On 1 September, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Matthias Z. Naab of the United States, who holds a dual citizenship as he was born in Ghana, as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Cameroon, with the host Government’s approval.