Tag: Lake Chad

President Buhari Attends LCBC Summit, Reiterates Support For Peaceful Transition in Chad

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, attended the Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) in Abuja. President ... Read More

Food security: Kaduna government, stakeholders inspect wheat farms to assess yields

Abdul Jimoh- January 22, 2021

The Kaduna State Government, along with some stakeholders in the agricultural sector, on Thursday concluded a two-day on-the-spot assessment visits to some wheat farms in ... Read More

Troops Eliminate Boko Haram Commanders, Fighters in Lake Chad – DHQ

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2020

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated several top commanders and fighters of Boko Haram terrorists group in their various camps at the fringes of ... Read More

Insurgency: FG to hosts Lake Chad Security Summit June 12

admin- June 1, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will host leaders of the Lake Basin Commission to an informal Security Summit on the sidelines of his forthcoming Second ... Read More

Nigeria, UN, Germany and Norway hold Summit on North East in Berlin

Tanimu- September 6, 2018

On Monday, September 3, 2018, Nigeria, Germany, Norway, and the United Nations converged on Berlin Monday for a “pledging conference on Boko Haram”. The Berlin ... Read More

Buhari welcomes Netherlands Support For Lake Chad

Abdul Jimoh- July 17, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday welcomed the interest of the Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, to support the restoration of the Lake Chad to its ... Read More

Troops kill 5 Boko Haram insurgents, cleared more enclaves in Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2018

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said its troops killed five Boko Haram insurgents in the ongoing clearance operation in Sambisa Forest. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the ... Read More

Full Text of President Buhari at International Conference on Lake Chad

Tanimu- February 28, 2018

PROTOCOLS: Let me begin by welcoming you to Abuja on behalf of the people and Government of Nigeria and to also thank you for honouring ... Read More

Buhari Meets AU Chairperson, Cautions Against Evacuation Of Foreigners Into Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari says it is important to always authenticate the origin of people abroad in distress before evacuating them to Nigeria, saying “not every ... Read More

Buratai Orders Redeployment of Troops to Lake Chad Region

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 30, 2017

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday ordered the redeployment of troops who participated in the special military exercise in the Niger ... Read More

News Summary, 23/5/2017 Federal Government to Recharge Lake Chad

Abdul Jimoh- May 23, 2017

Federal Government To Recharge Lake Chad The federal government says it will do everything possible to ensure the recharge of the Lake Chad which has ... Read More

Nigeria Has Come To Take Its Rightful Place At The UN – New Ambassador

Henry Solomon- May 4, 2017

The Nigeria’s new Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, says his assumption of duty signifies that Nigeria has come to take ... 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

Nigeria,Chad Need $50 billion to Recharge Drying Lake Chad

inno.korie- January 29, 2017

Nigeria and Chad are shopping for 50 billion dollars for the recharging of drying Lake Chad. Nigeria had already paid about five million dollars towards ... Read More

Nigeria Will Be One Of The World’s Best Examples In Emissions Reduction

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 15, 2016

President Buhari has declared the resolve of the government of Nigeria to ensure that policies put in place to address climate change will make the ... Read More

Will Malnutrition be Permanent in Nigeria?

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 1, 2016

LAST week, reports of cases of malnourished children at the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camps in Borno State, caused a stir. Footages of persons in ... Read More