From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The Borno State Government has commended the Department for International Development (DFID) and UKAID for their extensive support of Borno State and her people in the course of the insurgency that has afflicted the region. The state government noted that several support Programmes have over the years...
 From Fatima Bukar, Abuja As the Nigerian army makes another valiant effort to contain renewed onslaught by Boko Haram insurgents, the chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, has in a widely circulated new operational guidelines warns Nigerian army commanders to desist from fleeing in the wake of Boko Haram offensive...
From Hussaini Muhammad Baba, Potiskum Fulani herdsmen from Yobe may clash over the revocation of their grazing land in Fika Local Government area of Yobe State by the Chairman of the local government Alhaji Adamu Bazam. The land has been in the government’s gazette since the 1960s as cattle route so...
From Comfort Edem, Abuja A suicide bomber detonated his explosives, and eight people were killed. A civilian militia member and a local resident said. The blast happened in the Mainari area of Konduga, in Borno state, said Ibrahim Liman, from the civilian militia force assisting the military in the fight against...
From Fatima Bukar A statement issued by Alhaji Gimba Gonki Fika, acting secretary of Fika Emirate Council has said that His Royal Highness, the Emir of Fika has appointed Alhaji Garba Abdullahi Daya, the Galadima of Fika, to succeed the late Madaki of Fika, Malam Adamu Ciroma. By virtue of this...
The Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative has again reiterated its commitment to support the return of displaced persons to communities in the northeast of Nigeria. The Vice Chairman of the Committee, Alhaji Tijjani Musa Tumsah gave this assurance in Maiduguri at a meeting with the officials of the Borno...
Community based orphanages are now emerging in the North-East at the instance of the Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative (PCNI) to cater for children orphaned by Boko Haram insurgency in the region. 56,000 of such children are targeted by the project, according to the Vice Chairman of PCNI, Alhaji...
PROTOCOLS It is with great pleasure that I on behalf of the PCNI welcome our distinguished guests to the formal launch of the PCNI ICT Resource Centre here at the Federal University, Gashua. I wish to express my gratitude to the special guest of honour, the Executive Governor...
 From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi Bauchi State Government has taken bold steps to reverse the trend of misconducts in land administration as part of government effort to sanitize the system to safeguard public trust and restore public confidence in obtaining genuine land tittles in the state. Director General Bauchi state Geographic Information Service...
From Fatima Bukar and Halima Abdulkadir, Abuja While the ghost of Boko Haram is still haunting Nigeria, particularly its North Eastern part, a new sect called Hakika has reared its head in Ngurore, Yola South and Toto Local Government areas of Adamawa and Nasarawa states respectively. Under the leadership of...