‘Our world is in peril’: At UN, leaders push for solutions

By JENNIFER PELTZ UNITED NATIONS — The world’s problems seized the spotlight Tuesday as the U.N. General Assembly’s yearly meeting of world leaders opened with dire assessments of a planet beset by escalating crises and conflicts that an aging international order seems increasingly ill-equipped to tackle. After two years when many leaders weighed in by…

African leaders travel to New York for United Nations General Assembly

Follow us on Twitter @HICGINewsAgency and Facebook African leaders are expected to join other leaders from across the world in New York for the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 77), which begins on Tuesday. Scheduled to run until September 27, this year’s UNGA will take place against a backdrop of complex, interconnected…

Hacking Collective Anonymous Declares ‘Cyber War’ Against Vladimir Putin’s Government.

Updated at 0722 EAT on February 25th 2022. What you need to know: The elusive computer experts issued the stark announcement on Twitter  They said they were ‘officially’ in ‘cyber war against the Russian government’ Shortly afterwards they revealed they had targeted Kremlin-backed RT . Hacking group Anonymous has declared ‘cyber war’ against President Vladimir Putin’s government…

UN investigating alleged killings by CAR forces, Russia mercenaries

UN official says the body is investigating the incident involving CAR troops and ‘other security personnel’. Updated at 1359 EAT on Saturday 22 Jan 2022 The United Nations is investigating the alleged killing of dozens of people in the Central African Republic last week by CAR forces and mercenaries with the Russian private military company…

United Nations raises alarm over ‘continuing’ expulsions of asylum seekers from Libya

Updated at 1058 GMT on Monday 13th Dec 2021 – HICGI News Agency Speaking to journalists in Geneva, Spokesperson Rupert Colville, pointed out a “continuing series” of expulsions, including two large groups of Sudanese over the past month, and another group of 24 Eritreans, apparently at imminent risk of similar treatment.  According to a team on the ground, on Monday a group of 18 Sudanese…

UG Youth Coalition for SDGs Members Elect Leaders.

By Prossy A Will – Updated at 2102 at Tuesday 17 June 2021 Kampala- The Uganda Youth Coalition for Sustainable Development -SDGs on Tuesday evening conducted the ever first elections for leadership positions that will run for one year. The elections followed a 4-minute official campaign address by candidates in the boardroom of the SDG…

UN Publishes HTP Statement

By HICGI News Agency New York Updated at 1021 GMT on 09th July 2021 The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has received several statements from international Organisations with Consultative Status with United and are being circulated in accordance with paragraphs 30 and 31 of Economic and Social Council resolution 1996/31 Heal the Planet Global Organisation…