• France visits Nigerian Defence to seeks assistance over Paris attack

    France visits Nigerian Defence to seeks assistance over Paris attack

    The French Director of Military Intelligence, General Christophe Gormert wednesday visited the Nigerian Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA), following terrorists’ coordinated attacks in Paris, France on 13th November which left 130 persons dead, with a view to seeking knowledge on how Nigerian security agencies were handling the challenge of Boko Haram terrorism. See Excerpts:

    “In the area of geo-spatial intelligence, we will seriously rely on you to help us develop that capacity. We are in the process of setting up that department. […]

  • France agrees to help Nigeria trace looted funds

    France agrees to help Nigeria trace looted funds

    The French government has promised that it will help Nigeria trace looted funds.

    French President Francois Hollande made the promise in Paris at a closed-door meeting he had with President Muhammadu Buhari in Paris on Monday.

    President Buhari arrived Abuja yesterday after a three-day official visit to France on the invitation of Hollande.

    The Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said this last night on the network news of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) which was monitored […]

  • French President, Hollande makes pledge to invest 130M Euro in rebuilding Nigerian Roads as well as…

    French President, Hollande makes pledge to invest 130M Euro in rebuilding Nigerian Roads as well as…

    French President, Francois Hollande, who made the pledge on Monday in bilateral meeting with President Buhari at the Elysee Palace in Paris has stated that his country will invest 130million euro in rebuilding Nigerian roads as well as providing electricity and potable water for the west African country.

    According to Hollande, France has concluded arrangements to invest a total of 130million euro in the development of infrastructure in Nigeria for rebuilding of roads, provision of electricity and water supply.

    He noted that […]