UN appoints Nigeria’s Obiakor to investigate Burundian killings

The United Nations has appointed retired Lt.-Gen. Chikadibia Obiakor of Nigeria to head a special investigation into the killing of some Burundian refugees in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, announced the appointment. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the […]