UNICEF, task force reintegrate 464 kids in North East
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Civilian JTF have reintegrated 464 children after separating them from armed groups in North East.
North-east listed among most dangerous places for travel, tourism
Protracted Boko Haram crisis in the North-eastern part of Nigeria has earned the region a place among the most dangerous places for tourists in the world.
Five challenges Buhari should tackle now
President Muhammadu Buhari, leader of the most populous black nation on earth, may not be well aware of what most of the citizens are saying at this time about his administration and how far they think he can take Nigeria.
Boko Haram: Army continues onslaught against terrorists in North East
The Nigerian Army said that its troops had continued to hunt for fleeing Boko Haram insurgents and increased onslaught against them in Borno and other parts of the North East.
Army thwarting Boko Haram’s devious quest in North East, says commander
The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, has declared that the dream of the Boko Haram sect to establish a caliphate in the North East had met a brick wall in the past decade, as the military keeps neutralising 50 terrorists monthly.
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.
IGP defends dialogue with bandits in North East
Inspector-general of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has defended the authorities in the North East for dialoguing with bandits who had killed many people and destroyed properties.
‘Gombe home to half of North East’s malnourished kids’
The Civil Society Scaling-Up Nutrition in Nigeria yesterday said Gombe State houses 51.2 per cent of the 536,747 malnourished children in the North East geo-political zone.
PTAD begins verification of parastatals pensioners in North East
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Monday commenced verification of Federal Government pensioners in North East who served in parastatals
WHO empowers 5,500 health workers in North East
World Health Organisation (WHO) has empowered 5,500 health workers with capacity building interventions in the insurgency-affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe. According to the global health agency, the interventions are to address impact of current conflicts on healthcare delivery system in the region. This was disclosed in WHO’s Weekly Report released yesterday in Borno…