"This is the news in brief from the United Nations. Nine hundred thousand doses of cholera vaccine have arrived in Mozambique to help prevent an epidemic after the devastation caused by cyclone. Isci. The UN has said amid reports that the disease has already infected more than one thousand people confirming the delivery in the port city of Barra on Tuesday, Christian lindmeyer from the World Health Organization or WHO said that it was already being unloaded along with ensuring that a second dose of vaccine is made available later this year, preventing people from drinking dirty water is a key priority. He explained once a person is sick accessing treatment as quick as possible is of most importance. It's sad fact to remind everyone the young and too frail and the old children, especially if they catch cholera in the morning. They could be that in the evening if not treated the vaccination campaign will start on Wednesday embarrassed city and the district's of Dondo and how Matanda. And busy providing protection from the waterborne disease for six months amid forecasts of further rain, the World Food Program announced that thanks to receding floodwaters, it is scaling up eight significantly to one point two million people in rural areas of the foremost affected provinces. A total of one hundred thirteen million people in fifty three countries experienced dangerously high levels of food insecurity in two thousand eighteen with conflict and weather related disasters. Among the main contributing factors the UN food and Agriculture Organization or FAO said on Tuesday, according to its latest report nearly two thirds of those facing acute hunger. Come from just eight countries, Afghanistan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo Ethiopia, Nigeria South, Sudan, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. And although there were eleven million fewer people believed to be in food crisis in two thousand eighteen compared with twenty seventeen in seventeen countries acute hunger, either remained the same or increased the report indicates produced with the World Food, Programme WFP and the European Union. The FA reports findings show that another one hundred and forty three million people in forty two more countries are just one step away from acute hunger, a total of thirteen countries including North Korea. And Venezuela are not in the report. Port owing to data gaps and finally to northeast Nigeria where you an eight teams have warned of an ongoing crisis affecting more than seven million people the situation, which has been caused by ten years of ongoing violence involving Boko haram. And other extremist groups has created a humanitarian emergency in Borno Adamawa and Yobe states that spilled over into neighboring Cameroon, Chad and Niger Samantha Newport from UN humanitarian affairs coordination office Archer in Nigeria told you a news that the crisis is among the world's ten most severe. There are five and a half million people in Borno stained Borno state is actually forty percent bigger than Switzerland. An eighty five percent of the people in Borno state are in need of humanitarian assistance. So this is a vast number by anybody's standards, these people who have been displaced by the conflict. So this year, we will be working toward supporting and providing assistance to the one point six million internally displaced people, we will also. Oh, be working to provide assistance to the people in the host communities, and we will also be working to provide assistance to the people who have returned home. According to the UN migration agency. I o m one hundred and twenty thousand people have fled their homes in the last six months. Thanks to an increasingly volatile security situation. Marked by more frequent attacks amid a deteriorating situation, including limited humanitarian access congestion in protection camps for displaced people and grave protection. Concerns Archer believes that it is critical for the international community to contribute to the eight hundred forty eight million dollar appeal for northeast Nigeria. Daniel Johnson UN news."