Tag: Northeast

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

Army Chief, Buratai Hosts Frontline Soldiers in the Northeast to Easter Luncheon

Tanimu- April 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai had Special Easter luncheon with troops of Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE (TC OPLD) on ... Read More

Update on Operations of Nigeria Army in Northeast

Tanimu- October 9, 2019

Between the 1st and 8th of October 2019, troops of the Nigerian Army operating in various theatres of operations across the country have continued to ... Read More

Troops Urge to Maintain Tempo After Series of Victories in Northeast

Tanimu- January 13, 2019

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Theatre Commander Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Benson Akinroluyo has urged troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE conducting clearance operations in Baga town ... Read More

PCNI, AfDB Launches $258m Intervention in the North East

Tanimu- December 12, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB), on Thursday, inaugurated the $258 million Inclusive Basic Service ... Read More

PCNI and UN Hold Workshop on Revolutionizing Humanitarian Interventions – Alkasim Abdulkadir

Tanimu- December 6, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) and the United Nations concluded a two-day workshop on the UN’s “New Way of Working” a widely ... Read More

Borno Commences Reconstruction of 500 Homes in Destroyed Community

Tanimu- October 24, 2018

On October 21, 2018, the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, flagged off the building of 500 houses to replace homes destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents ... Read More

Village Regrouping and Resettlement Scheme in the North East – @NePcni

Tanimu- October 24, 2018

The resettlement, relocation and rehabilitation unit of the PCNI is currently undertaking a ten-day visit to Adamawa, Yobe and Borno States as its commences its ... Read More

PCNI Trains 1,300 Teachers in The North East

Tanimu- October 24, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) is presently training 1,300 teachers in the Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states. The capacity building workshop which ... Read More

FG Disburses N1.5 billion to 20, 344 Poor Households in Bauchi

Tanimu- October 17, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Abuja: The federal government has issued more than N1.5 billion to 20,344 poor households in Bauchi State under its Conditional Cash Transfer Scheme. ... Read More

Army Assures INEC on Security During 2019 Elections

Tanimu- September 18, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Abuja: The Nigerian Army has assured the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its support and assistance to enable the Commission effectively conduct ... Read More

100,000 Children in The Northeast to Get UK Educational Supports

Tanimu- September 6, 2018

The UK is giving $16 million in education support to 100,000 children affected by the Boko Haram crisis in Northeast Nigeria. This package is targeted ... Read More

PCNI is Helping Northeast Communities Become More Resilient – Tumsah

Tanimu- June 27, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Abuja: The Vice Chairman of the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI), Tijjani Tumsah has said that communities in the North ... Read More

Buhari’s visit to Trump: An independent assessment

admin- April 27, 2018

Buhari visits Trump on April 30. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will on April 30 hold the distinction of becoming the first African president to meet ... Read More

APC Hails Return of Abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 21, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the prompt release of the Dapchi schoolgirls as another demonstration of the political will of President Muhammadu Buhari ... Read More

Dual Carriage way Linking Northeast, North Central Soon – Speaker Dogara

Tanimu- February 24, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has given hint that a major road project from the North East zone ... Read More

@NePcni Medical Outreach Has Brought Succour to Thousands of IDPs

Tanimu- January 13, 2018

Babagana Galangi, Maiduguri: The Presidential Committee on North-East Initiatives(PCNI) was established by President Muhammadu Buhari on the 26th of Oct., 2016 under the chairmanship of ... Read More

UNDP Brings Succour to Homes in North-East Nigeria

Tanimu- November 22, 2017

Abdulkadir Alkasim, Adamawa: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has provided some intervention projects to over 50,000 communities in the North-East region. Mr. Yoshi Nugochi, ... Read More

Presidential Committee on North-East Initiative Targets Sustainable Recovery and Development in 2018

Tanimu- November 15, 2017

In 2018, the Presidential Committee on North-East Initiative (PCNI) will focus on humanitarian response, empowerment and economic development. This was disclosed by the PCNI Chairman, ... Read More

Wife of The President Aisha Buhari Congratulates North East over NEDC Act

Tanimu- November 1, 2017

Suleiman Haruna, Abuja: On the occasion of the signing into law of the North East Development Commission Bill by the President of the Federal Republic ... Read More