Tag: Lake Chad Basin

UK Announces $16m Education Support to the Northeast

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2018

The UK is giving 16 million dollars in education support to 100,000 children affected by the Boko Haram crisis in Northeast Nigeria. Amb. Jonathan Allen, ... Read More

ECOWAS, ECCAS Pledge To Prevent Conflict, Promote Peace, Stability

Abdul Jimoh- August 1, 2018

ECOWAS and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) have pledged their commitment to cooperate in conflict prevention, promotion of peace and stability in ... Read More

How Boko Haram ruined Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission

admin- July 19, 2018

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres By Prudence Arobani The demarcation of the Cameroon-Nigeria border and the pillar construction continued to face challenges due to insecurity in ... Read More

Herdsmen-farmers conflicts becoming more sophisticated, deadlier – UN envoy

inno.korie- July 18, 2018

The Special Representative of UN Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, says the conflicts between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria are ... Read More

UN wants people, security linkage to defeat insurgency

admin- May 10, 2018

The UN Resident Coordinator in Nigeria Edward Kallon on Wednesday advocated for a strong link between the security and people to find lasting solution to ... Read More

UK Pledges To Support Nigeria, Neighbours To Defeat Boko Haram

Abdul Jimoh- September 14, 2017

The United Kingdom government has reiterated its support to Nigeria and neighbouring countries to defeat the destructive Boko Haram terrorists in the Northeast and the ... Read More

President Buhari Signs Agreement On Economy, Anti-Corruption And Security

Abdul Jimoh- August 24, 2017

  President Buhari Signs Agreement On Economy, Anti-Corruption And Security President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja signed nine international agreements that will strengthen the anti-corruption ... Read More

Oil exploration in the Chad Basin continues given adequate security -Kachikwu

inno.korie- July 27, 2017

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says resumption of crude oil prospecting in the Chad Basin will continue, given the provision ... Read More

NNPC to resume oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin – GMD

inno.korie- May 15, 2017

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it will resume oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin of Borno state. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, ... Read More

We Will Do Everything Possible To Secure The Release Of The Remaining Chibok Girls ~ PMB

Abdul Jimoh- April 13, 2017

PMB On The Release Of The Remaining Chibok Girls On April 14, 2014, Nigeria suffered one of the worst crimes committed against its citizens - ... Read More

Why UN Security Council Adopted Resolution On Boko Haram Crisis At The Chad Basin

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2017

The UK Permanent Representative to the UN, Matthew Rycroft, on Monday  explained  why the Security Council adopted a resolution on the Boko Haram crisis in ... Read More

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

inno.korie- March 30, 2017

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. ... Read More

FG plans international conference on resuscitation of Lake chad

inno.korie- March 3, 2017

The Federal Government has initiated a bilateral engagement for an international conference to discuss modalities to resuscitate Lake Chad which is drying up. The Minister ... Read More

United States Provides Additional Assistance to Reduce Poverty in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- October 12, 2016

  Abuja, Nigeria –  the United States of America, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced $92.73 million in additional developmental assistance to ... Read More

Corruption creates a ready-made playing field for recruiting extremists, John Kerry says

Abdul Jimoh- August 23, 2016

FEMI ADESINA(Abuja); President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged that the anti-corruption crusade in the country will be deepened and institutionalized to last beyond the life of ... Read More

Our Commitment To Transparency and Accountability Is Helping The Government ~ President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- August 11, 2016

FEMI ADESINA; Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said that commitment to transparency and accountability is serving the government in good stead, despite severe shortage of ... Read More

North East Not Conducive For Return Of IDPs – UN Rep

admin- June 7, 2016

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), says the North East is not yet conducive for the return of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Ms ... Read More

Obama seeks to approve attack aircraft for Nigeria to fight Boko Haram

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 6, 2016

A Formation od A-29 Super Tucano Washington(Reuters) - The U.S. administration of President Barack Obama is seeking to approve a sale of as many as 12 ... Read More