UNDP releases $30m to Nigeria for humanitarian crisis in North East
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.
Insecurity: Buhari summons sub-regional leaders again
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…
Buhari to visit Chad over Boko Haram attacks
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,…
Commission blames lack of regional development on insecurity
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.
Insurgency, climate change challenges to Lake Chad Basin development
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…