The president made the call when he received Letters of Credence from the High Commissioner of Canada to Nigeria, Philip Baker, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday.
Fishermen in Borno State, whose means of livelihood were disrupted by insurgents, have hailed the military over the victory against Boko Haram insurgents,
Reports last week that Boko Haram’s Islamic State in West Africa Province faction had seized six towns in Kukawa Local Government of far northern Borno State, on the shores of Lake Chad, was the biggest setback suffered in the war against…
Nigeria has lauded the international support to the country and neighbouring countries in addressing the challenges caused by the Boko Haram terrorists and the shrinking of the Lake Chad.
Sadiq, who visited Maiduguri to review progress of the operation, disclosed that several Boko Haram insurgents’ hideouts were destroyed by airmen in the past three days.
Buhari gave the assurance when he received the Nigerian Conservation Foundation and his investiture as Patron of the Foundation, at the State House, Abuja, on Friday.
The early morning attack took place in Kaiga Kindji in the Lake Chad region, army spokesman Azem Agouna said, adding that 11 other soldiers were wounded.
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The President made this known while addressing the citizens in a nationwide broadcast as part of activities to mark the nation’s 58th independence anniversary in Abuja on Monday.
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, adding that the operation was carried out on Wednesday
The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed a Boko Haram vehicle and neutralised scores of the insurgents at Tumbun Rego on the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno.
The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has successfully destroyed some Boko Haram Terrorists facilities and equipment at Alafa Yagayaga in Sambisa forest.
The UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock, has said that in spite of improvements in the humanitarian situation in the Lake Chad region, millions continue to remain dependent on life-saving assistance.
Nigeria, Germany, Norway and the United Nations have converged on Berlin on Monday for a “pledging conference on Boko Haram”.
Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, said this at a side event tagged ‘Strengthening the Humanitarian and Development Partnership in the Lake Chad Region’, at the UN headquarters.
The Minister of Water Resources, Alhaji Suleiman Adamu, disclosed this when he addressed State House correspondents at the end of the Council’s meeting which was presided over President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.