The attention of the Presidential Committee on The North East Initiative PCNI has been drawn to online reports and social media posts on the purported resignation of the Chairman of the PCNI Lt. Gen TY Danjuma rtd GCON The viral report which was first monitored on 247ureports.com was not attributed to any...
The United Nations High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR) has enrolled about 300 children who lost either or both parents in the ongoing Boko Haram insurgency in Future Prowess Islamic Foundation School, a privately-owned school in Maiduguri that has become famous for providing education for kids orphaned by the Boko...
The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) hosted the University of Maiduguri convocation committee delegates at the PCNI office on the 3rd of April 2018. The Committee on Contact and Fund Raising for the 23rd and 24th Combined Convocation which was set up to raise funds for...
On March 27, 2018, officials of the Adamawa State Government as well as representatives of civil society gathered for the commissioning of the Adamawa Hope Centre, a sexual assault referral centre, in Yola. According to the Chief Medical Director of Yola Specialist Hospital, Bala Saidu, the establishment of the...
Internally displaced persons from Bama Local Government Area will be returned in batches to their rebuilt communities only after assurance by the military of the security of the area. This was disclosed by Governor Kashim Shettima on March 29 during a two-day visit to the town. He vowed that the...
From Hussaini Muhammad Baba, Potiskum The Presidential Committee on North East the Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with Yobe State University, Damaturu, is conducting a 5 day capacity building workshop for primary school teachers in Yobe South hosted in Potiskum. Declaring the workshop open at the Federal College of Education (Technical), Potiskum...
The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with the Taraba State Government, Pro-Health International and the West African Association of Surgeons has treated over 2000 patients in a just concluded free medical outreach in Takum, Taraba State. According to the Head of Humanitarian Assistance, Rehabilitation and...
From Monday 19th March to Friday 23rd March, 2018, the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with University of Maiduguri, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola and Yobe State University, Damaturu, conducted a 5-day capacity building workshop for primary school teachers which was simultaneously held in Maiduguri and...
Hundreds of persons in Geidam local government of Yobe have benefited from a week long medical outreach organized by the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative, PCNI, in partnership with Mai-Goje Foundation and the local government authority. The program which opened on Sunday March 11, provided treatment to...
The Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI) has commenced the training of 300 primary school teachers on trauma control and other psycho-social support in Adamawa. Declaring the training open in Yola on March 19, the Chairman of the Committee, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), said that the training...