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20 Sep 2019
The UN Development Programme (UNDP),has released 30 million U.S. dollars to Nigeria from the regional stabilisation facility for the humanitarian crisis in the North East.
15 Dec 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned another Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) to address prevailing security challenges in the sub-region. President Buhari stated that the meeting, which is a follow up to a similar one held in N’djamena, the Chadian capital in November, was convened for…
28 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday will be meeting with five other president over the resurgence of Boko Haram in N’Djamena, Chadian capital. Buhari is the Chairman of the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC). A statement by the senior special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina,…
26 Feb 2018
Executive Secretary of LCBC, Sanusi Abdullahi who disclosed this in Abuja during the meeting of the Committee of National experts to the 63rd ordinary session of the LCBC Council of Ministers Meeting.
23 Feb 2018
The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) has listed insurgency, climate change, and non payment of annual contributions as challenges to full implementation of its programmes in the region. LCBC Executive Secretary, Alhaji Sanusi Abdullahi, said this at a meeting of the Committee of Experts to the 63rd Ordinary Session of the Commission’s Council of Ministers…
26 May 2016
Reports that the Federal Government plans to recharge the Lake Chad underscores the renewed effort at the national level to address the grave concerns posed by the diminishing water level.
20 May 2016
The Abuja Security Summit has just ended, a follow up to the Paris Summit for Africa two years ago. So what next? Despite numerous counter terrorism resolutions ...


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The death toll from the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Semeru has risen to 39, authorities said Wednesday, as rescuers scrambled to retrieve more bodies under the threat of further volcanic activity.
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Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Wednesday said he will not resign despite the calls, following recurring ijail breaks across the country in the past one year. Aregbesola, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service across the country, spoke to newsmen at the end of the weekly virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) which held at…
44 mins ago
Brazilian football legend has been hospitalized for treatment of a previously identified colon tumour, his doctors said Wednesday, the latest health problem for the 81-year-old icon.
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An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Bayelsa, kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec. 1, have regained freedom.
1 hour ago
Saudi Arabia authorities have suspended flights coming from Nigeria into the kingdom due to the outbreak of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. An official of the Saudi embassy in Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned because he was not authorized to interface with the media, said the Kingdom took the decision to prevent…