Presidency Commends CAN’s Message to Buhari

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency has described as touching and thoughtful a message received over the weekend from the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) expressing joy at the news of President Muhammadu Buhari’s recovery from illness.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency has described as touching and thoughtful a message received over the weekend from the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) expressing joy at the news of President Muhammadu Buhari's recovery from illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Evacuates 12,600 Tonnes of Waste in 10 Days

[Guardian] Lagos State Ministry of the Environment in collaboration with Visionscape has swung into action and cleared over 12,600 metric tonnes of waste from over 80 locations across the state within 10 days in an exercise tagged ‘Operation Deep Clean’.

[Guardian] Lagos State Ministry of the Environment in collaboration with Visionscape has swung into action and cleared over 12,600 metric tonnes of waste from over 80 locations across the state within 10 days in an exercise tagged 'Operation Deep Clean'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo – Lake Chad Basin Crisis Displaces 2.4 Million Persons

[Daily Trust] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told a delegation of the African Union Peace and Security Council that the crisis in the Lake Chad Basin has resulted in the displacement of about 2.4 million people.

[Daily Trust] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday told a delegation of the African Union Peace and Security Council that the crisis in the Lake Chad Basin has resulted in the displacement of about 2.4 million people.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Fear of Boko Haram Drives Thousands to Flee From Niger to Chad

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Fear of Boko Haram attacks has driven at least 7,000 people from Niger to seek refuge in Chad in the last week, and thousands more may cross the border if the violence escalates, the United Nations said.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Fear of Boko Haram attacks has driven at least 7,000 people from Niger to seek refuge in Chad in the last week, and thousands more may cross the border if the violence escalates, the United Nations said.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger