On Sunday, the 26th of August 2018, the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) in collaboration with the Borno State Ministry of Reconstruction, Rehabilitation & Resettlement (RRR) commenced distribution of relief materials to victims of the insurgency in Jere Local Government Area of Borno state. The beneficiaries are...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA) 81 division chapter, Lagos, has donated food items to some widows of Nigerian soldiers who died in line of duty while fighting Boko Haram insurgency in North-east. President of the chapter, Mrs. Grace Udoh, who presented the items at Ikeja cantonment,...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja North East Commodity Association (NECAS) in collaboration with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has commenced the distribution of farming inputs for 2018 wet season to 27,000 farmers that have been affected by the insurgency in the region. The National president NECAS, Alhaji Sadiq Deware, who stated this in...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The Presidential Committee on North East Initiative is committed to ensuring a safe and harmonious post conflict society through the provision of access to justice. The Vice Chairman PCNI Tijjani M Tumsah stated this at the launch of the NBA endowment fund in support of Access to Justice...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The PCNI medical outreach train returned to Gombe and commenced the delivery of free medical services over a two-week period from the 16th to the 28th of July. It was the latest stop on a circuit that has over the past year traversed the six states of...
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...
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...
The Presidential Committee on the Northeast Initiative (PCNI) has adopted proactive measures to accelerate the successful safe and voluntary resettlement of persons displaced by the insurgency in the northeast region. The PCNI Vice Chairman, Alhaji Tijjani Musa Tumsah, disclosed this on July 12, in Maiduguri, Borno State. He also...
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...