United Nations (UN) has promised to partner Borno State government and North East Development Commission (NEDC) to resettle and address the challenges of about 2.2 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the three North East states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe ravaged by Boko Haram.
The Vice President, Kashim Shettima, on Saturday in Maiduguri lamented that Boko Haram insurgency had inflicted damages in the North-East, to the tune of $9billion.
The North-East Development Commission (NEDC) has presented palliatives worth N15b to the six states in the region, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
A goldfish has no hiding place. This is the story of the Managing Director, North East Development Commission (NEDC), Mohammed Goni Alkali. His recent appointment by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu buttresses this point. The North East Development Commission plays a critical role in the region's socioeconomic development that witnessed years of conflict and the attendant…
The Coalition of Human Rights Groups in Nigeria (CHRGN) has commended President Bola Tinubu for reappointing Mohammed Goni Alkali as the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of the North East Development Commission (NEDC). In a statement signed by its President, Pastor Israel Abiodun, the group said this attests to Alkali antecedents as a performer. Abiodun…
NORTH East Development Commission (NEDC) has donated food, drugs and other consumables to victims of the recent flood in Taraba State. It made the items available, at the weekend, to the state government for onward distribution to the victims. The items, the commission believed, would cushion the negative effect of the natural disaster. Permanent Secretary…
President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm the appointment of 12 nominees as members of the Governing Board of the North East Development Commission (NEDC).
The North East Development Commission (NEDC) has supported orphanage schools and centres with 276,700 text and exercise books in Borno and Yobe states.
The Coalition for Transparency in Nigeria (CTN) has knocked the People Advocacy for Transparency and Accountability (PATAI) and Al-Mushaid Initiative for Transparency and Accountability (AITA), for allegedly, raising false alarms on corrupt practices within the leadership of the North East Development Commission (NEDC).
Two transparency groups have threatened to drag the leadership of North East Development Commission (NEDC) to the EFCC and ICPC over alleged mismanagement of N146.19 billion.
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has adopted Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) to scale up teaching of pupils in Borno State. According to the Fund, TaRL employs Words Formation (WoF) and the Oral Additional Charts...
A coalition of 21 civil society groups in Nigeria, the Public Accounting Watch (PAW), has praised the North East Development Commission (NEDC) for executing numerous strategic projects across the sub-region.