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Buhari: Why Lake Chad will continue to fuel terrorism


President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday called for more commitment from the international community on redirecting water to the Lake Chad, warning that the about 40 million population in the region will pose adverse migration and security challenges to the world. Receiving Letters of Credence from the High Commissioner of Canada to …

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We must wipe out Boko Haram now, Buhari tells Chad, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari has told Heads of State and Governments of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) including Chadian President, Idris Deby Itno and others that the Boko Haram insurgency must be wiped out of the sub region now. Speaking during the opening ceremony of an extra-ordinary meeting of the …

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No country can fight climate change alone, Buhari tells UN summit


President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that fighting climate change was not a task any single country could succeed in doing alone. He noted that to succeed, nations worldwide must collaborate to confront climate change. Buhari spoke in Katowice, Poland, while addressing the opening session of the United Nations Climate …

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Boko Haram: Buhari sends Defence Minister to Chad

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President Muhammadu Buhari, has dispatched the Minister of Defence, Brigadier General Mansur Dan-Ali (RTD) to the neighbouring Republic of Chad for an urgent meeting with President Idris Deby. In recent weeks, there have been an increase in cases of attack by the Boko Haram especially in Borno State. Top diplomatic …

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Buhari departs for United Nations General Assembly Today


President Muhammadu Buhari will on Sunday depart for New York to participate in the 73rd Session of United Nations General Assembly which officially opened on September 18, presidential spokesman Femi Adesina has disclosed. The theme for this year’s Session is: “Making the United Nations relevant to all People: Global Leadership …

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