Tag: northeast Nigeria
The Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has described the Inclusive Basic Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment Program for Northeast Nigeria as the first all-inclusive approach being made to find a lasting solution to the insurgency in North-eastern Nigeria. He discussed developments and the role of the state government in implementing this programme with CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa.
The African Development Bank in collaboration with Nigeria's Presidential Committee on the Northeast Initiative has launched the bank-financed Inclusive Basic Delivery and Livelihood Empowerment Program for Northeast Nigeria. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa caught up with Ebrima Faal, Senior Director of the Nigeria Country Department of the African Development to discuss this initiative.
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Nigeria's economic slowdown, compounded by Boko Haram attacks, could mean 5.5 million people needing food aid in the northeast next month.