Tuesday, 3rd October 2023
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13 Sep
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.
9 Sep
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.
9 Sep
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.
24 Aug
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…
24 Aug
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…
26 Jun
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…
6 May
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).
9 Apr
The North East Development Commission (NEDC) has supported orphanage schools and centres with 276,700 text and exercise books in Borno and Yobe states.
12 Mar
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).
10 Mar
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.
24 Jan
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...
22 Jan
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.


9 mins ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has trained security personnel and other key stakeholders on how to identify and mitigate acts capable of causing violence during the November 11th governorship election in Imo State. The Commission also charged the stakeholders to resist attempts that may sabotage efforts to meet the expectations of the electorate and…
42 mins ago
Temitayo Olufisayo Olaoluwa Aina, commonly known as Ola Aina, emerged on Tuesday as Nottingham Forest's Player of the Month for September 2023.
46 mins ago
A Coalition of All Progressives Congress (APC) Support Groups has hailed the national chairman of the party, Abdullahi Ganduje, for his reconciliation move in the ongoing impeachment crisis in Ondo State.
1 hour ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has written to the Senate, seeking confirmation of three additional ministerial nominees.
1 hour ago
At least one person was reported killed and others injured in a scuffle that involved an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and a driver in the Ago Palace area of Lagos.
1 hour ago
A Malian army convoy was moving closer towards the northern rebel stronghold of Kidal on Tuesday, following a resumption of hostilities in the region, military and official sources said.
1 hour ago
In a dazzling display of elegance and creativity, Vicnate, introduced its N°6 collection, themed 'SISI GIRL,' at the prestigious Alára Lagos luxury concept store on Saturday 30tH September, 2023. The evening was a celebration of feminine sophistication, showcasing bold silhouettes, luxurious fabrics, and impeccable craftsmanship. Victor Anate, the Founder and Creative Director, presented a vision…
1 hour ago
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Betta Edu, has sought the support of the Federal Ministry of Information and National Orientation (FMINO) so as to reduce the level of suffering among Nigerians.
2 hours ago
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Taoreed Lagbaja, has called for an immediate investigation into the allegation of poor feeding of troops at the frontline in the North East Theatre of Operations.
3 hours ago
The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has promised to punish erring members of staff who are bent on tarnishing the image of the state-owned enterprise.