Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS): Sub Working Group – North East Nigeria, Quarterly Update Q4 | October – December 2018

Key Highlights

– The Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Working Group (MHPSS SWG) organized an event for World Mental Health Day (WMHD) on 10 October 2018 at the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital (FNPH), Maiduguri. The event …


NAF Alpha Jet Destroys Insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralised some Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists at Tumbun ‘Alpha’, in Northern Borno.

NAF’s Spokesman, Air …


Shell Petroleum remits $6.3b to Nigeria

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo) remitted $6.3 billion in 2018 to Nigerian government.

The money which represented tax and production entitlement for the 2018 fiscal year …


Hajj commission defends budget

National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has defended its 2019 proposed budget of N1,492,160,210 before the Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs.

The Head, Public Affairs Division of NAHCON, Mrs Fatima Usara, said …