Russia’s invasion can trigger 4m to flee Ukraine – UN

February 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

The United Nations is preparing for up to 4 million refugees from Ukraine if Russia’s war against the country continues to escalate. Thousands had already streamed across the borders into neighbouring countries such as Poland, Moldova, Slovakia and also Russia, a spokesperson for the UN refugee agency UNHCR said in Geneva on Friday. The agency said it remained ready to Read More

Russia invasion: FG moves to evacuate Nigerians from troubled Ukraine as UK bars Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich

February 24, 2022 Editor 0

The Federal Government of Nigeria is reportedly making arrangement for a special flight operation to evacuate its citizens from Ukraine in view of the escalating tension between that country and Russia. Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama in an interview with NTA said the Nigerian embassy in Kiev has been contacted to arrange those wishing to the return home from Read More

Ukraine Premier League halted as Russia launches ‘full scale invasion’, residents on the run

February 24, 2022 Blueprint 0

Ukraine Premier League has been paused for at least 30 days minimum after Russia launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine. The top-flight was meant to resume action on Friday after the winter break but now that has been delayed. The league confirmed the news via their official website after the introduction of martial law overnight by Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelenskyy.  Read More