Children’s Day commemoration comes at a challenging moment for child right – UNICEF

ABUJA-THE United Nations Children’s Fund,UNICEF has said the 2021 commemoration of Children’s Day came at a challenging moment for child rights in Nigeria and the world,”with the COVID-19 pandemic threatening gains made for children’s development.”

In a statement, Thursday, the UNICEF’s Country Director, Peter Hawkins, reminded that “as we celebrate Nigerian children today,let us also remember that the COVID-19 crisis has been a child rights crisis – in Nigeria and around the world.”