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SRSG Djinnit confers with President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana
Accra, 6 May 2014 - The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for West Africa, Mr. Said Djinnit was received in audience by HE Mr. John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana and Chairman of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government. 
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UN rights office warns Boko Haram over ‘sale’ of Nigerian schoolgirls, as new kidnappings reported
6 May 2014 – The United Nations human rights office today lashed out at the militant group known as Boko Haram which claimed responsibility for kidnapping more than 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria and now, referring to the girls as “slaves”, says it plans to sell them “in the market” and “marry them off”.
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SRSG Djinnit meets with President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia

Dakar, 15 April 2014 – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for West Africa, Mr. Said Djinnit, met yesterday, in Monrovia, the President of Liberia, Ms. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.

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UN Secretary-General ‘shocked and saddened’ by deadly Nigeria bus bombing
14 April 2014 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today voiced his shock and sadness after a bomb attack at a bus station near the Nigerian capital of Abuja claimed dozens of lives, and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice.
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