Lord Bates: ...care. WISH will operate in 24 African and 3 Asian Countries: Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Cote D’Ivoire, DR. Congo, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe and Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...and crimes against humanity, Field Marshal Omar al-Bashir travels with impunity and seeks trade deals with the United Kingdom. In a recent debate I highlighted the same pattern of events now unfolding in northern Nigeria, where the former head of the country’s army recently described atrocities by Boko Haram and Fulani militias as a genocide, with 1.8 million displaced persons, 5,000...
Stephen Twigg: ...of State for International Development, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the UK’s past investment in the Global Financing Facility in support of Every Woman Every Child in Nigeria.
Steve Brine: ...strengthening. Information sharing is part of this work. PHE also works with specific countries to improve their capability for compliance with IHRs, and has formal memoranda of understanding with India and Nigeria to facilitate the exchange of information and expertise. The PHE UK-PHRST responds to urgent requests from ODA eligible countries to support them to control disease outbreaks.
Mark Lancaster: ...include: Afghanistan Bahrain Bosnia and Herzegovina Columbia Cyprus Democratic Republic of Congo Egypt Estonia Iraq Italy Jordan Kenya Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Kosovo Kuwait Libya Mali Niger Nigeria Pakistan Poland Somalia South Sudan Ukraine United Arab Emirates Some operational names and locations have been excluded for operational security. Changes in operational circumstances and the...
Tom Brake: ...—but for the audience it was about immigration. People were not saying that they wanted to come out of the customs union because that would enable us to do trade deals. I appreciate the irony of the Prime Minister going to Nigeria, which is trying to negotiate a customs union with its neighbouring countries. We are leaving the customs union while Nigeria and the countries in that...
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps are being taken to support the Nigerian Government in alleviating the conflict between Fulani herders and farming communities.
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what information he holds on the means by which Fulani herders in Nigeria come into possession of sophisticated weaponry.
Jim Shannon: ...give up her Christian faith. This week, at least 23 people were killed or injured in a drive-by shooting by Fulani militia in Plateau State. Violence against religion or belief groups is escalating in Nigeria, with over 1,000 casualties since the beginning of this year, so will the Leader of the House agree to a statement or contact a Foreign Office Minister on this most important issue?
Mark Lancaster: ... Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Niger Nigeria Norway Oman Pakistan Palestinian Autonomous Areas Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal ...
Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 19 July (HL9364), in what ways President Buhari has "strongly condemned" the killing of Nigerian Christians by Fulani militia; and whether any people have been (1) charged with, and (2) prosecuted for, those killings.
Lord Parekh: ...is in decline. There is also the influence of Empire. Three generations have gone since decolonisation took place and the Empire ended. The halo surrounding British universities has begun to decline and more and more students from India, Nigeria and elsewhere now think of American rather than British universities. Given the kind of challenges that we face, what should we be doing? We can...
Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that communities in Plateau State, Nigeria, who have been victims of attacks by Fulani herder militia have been searched for weapons though the perpetrators of such attacks have not.
Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent disclosure during a plenary session of the Nigerian House of Representatives that 52 villages in four local government areas in Plateau State have been occupied by the herder militia responsible for the deaths of 238 residents of those villages.
Nigeria: Fulani Herdsmen and Boko Haram - Question
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what support the Government is providing to the Nigerian Government to tackle the conflict between armed Fulani herders and farmers.
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what reports his Department has received on how armed Fulani militia in Nigeria have obtained the resources to purchase sophisticated weaponry.
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what support her Department is providing to Nigerian communities affected by violence caused by (a) armed Fulani herders and (b) Boko Haram.
Jim Shannon: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what support his Department is providing to security forces in Nigeria to tackle violence between different groups in the Middle Belt.