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  • 2018-05-23

    New staff members at LCBC

    On Monday, 21st May 2018, the LCBC Conference Room played host to the reception ceremony of newly recruited staff members in the presence of the top management of the institution and other staff members. As such, there are 25 new staff members who are coming on board to give a new impetus to the... more

  • 2018-05-18 to 2018-07-04

    Vacancy Notice

    As part of the finalisation of its institutional reform, the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) hereby informs nationals of its Member States, namely Cameroon, Niger, Nigeria, the Central African Republic, Chad and Libya of the following vacant posts:

  • 2018-05-08

    MNJTF communicates

    For the first time in the recent history of the Lake Chad Basin Commission Multinational Joint Task Force (LCBC/MNJTF), the Force Commander, Maj. Gen. Lucky Leo Irabor held a press conference at Hotel Radisson Blu of N’Djamena on 25th April 2018. Assisted by his entourage, notably the Director of... more

  • 2018-04-18

    The rehabilitation and reintegration of Boko Haram associated persons on process

    Following the regional conference on the stabilization of areas affected by Boko Haram insurgency held in November 2017 in N’Djamena, Chad, a workshop on the development of a Regional Strategy for the screening, prosecution, rehabilitation and reintegration of Boko Haram associated persons in the... more

  • 2018-03-26

    LCBC celebrated the World Water Day 2018

    The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) commemorated the World Water Day on the 22nd March 2018 in partnership with the Chadian Ministry of Environment, Water and Fishery and other stakeholders.

  • 2018-03-16

    Lake Chad Basin Commission: Ceremony of handover between the outgoing Executive Secretary engr. Sanusi Imran Abdullahi and the incoming Executive Secretary amb. Mamman Nuhu

    La cérémonie de passation de service entre le nouveau Secrétaire exécutif de la Commission du bassin du lac Tchad (CBLT), l’ambassadeur Maman Nuhu et son prédécesseur l’Ingénieur Sanusi Imran Abdullahi, s’est tenue le lundi 12 mars 2018 dans la salle de conférence de la Commission. Présidée par le... more

  • 2018-03-09

    Preservation of Lake Chad: Launching of BIOPALT

    On the sidelines of the International Conference on Lake Chad held on 26-28 February 2018 in Abuja, the BIOPALT Project (Biosphere and Heritage of Lake Chad) was launched. This project is funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and jointly executed by the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) and... more

  • 2018-03-06

    Handover at LCBC

    The 63rd ordinary session of the Council of Ministers and 15th ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) were held on the sidelines of the International Conference on Saving Lake Chad on 26-28 February 2018 in Abuja, Nigeria. It is worth noting... more

  • 2018-02-12

    The 2nd Session of the Joint Steering Committee LCBC-AU

    The 2nd Session of the Joint Steering Committee (JSC) Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) –African Union (AU) was held in N’Djamena, Republic of Chad, from 18-20 December 2017. The gathering has brought together Experts of the African Union, the LCBC, the Multinational Joint Task Forces (MNJTF) and... more

  • 2017-12-18

    Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Defense, Chiefs of Defense Staff and Heads of Intelligence and Security Agencies of the member countries of the LCBC and Benin Republic

    N’Djamena, 15 December 2017 – The Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Defense of the Lake Chad Basin Commission member countries and Benin Republic was held on the 14 December 2017, at Hilton Hotel in N’Djamena, Republic of Chad, under the chairmanship of Mr. BICHARA ISSA DJABALLAH, Minister... more

  • 2017-10-31

    Lake Chad on top of the agenda of the Rome International Summit on Water and Climate

    An International Summit on Water and Climate bringing together the managers of major rivers, streams and lakes across the globe, was held on 23-25 October 2017 in Rome, the city of water fountains and aqueducts. The event was organised by the Italian Ministry of Environment, Protection of Land and... more

  • 2017-10-09

    Official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UNDP and LCBC

    N’Djamena, 6th October 2017. The Executive Secretary of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), Engr. Sanusi Imran Abdullahi and the Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Chad, Madame Carol Flore Smereczniak signed on this day of 6th October 2017 in the... more

  • 2017-08-14

    Inauguration of the “Dandal Kura” Radio Station of N’Djamena: “The voice of peace is louder than the voice of violence!”

    It was amid a very friendly weather that, in this afternoon of Wednesday, 9th August 2017, the inauguration ceremony of the Dandal Kura International Radio Station of N’Djamena took place at the Headquarters of the Lake Chad Basin Commission Multinational Joint Task Force (HQs MNJTF) based at... more

  • 2017-08-07

    A new Commander at MNJTF

    A Major General replaced another Major General at the command of the Lake Chad Basin Commission Multinational Joint Task Force (LCBC/MNJTF), as decided by the Heads of State and Government of this regional Organization in charge of the preservation of natural resources, the supervision and... more

  • 2017-08-07

    Nigerian Chief of Land Staff decorated by LCBC

    The first ever Force Commander of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) of LCBC, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, current Nigerian Chief of Land Staff, was awarded the Honour Medal of the MNJTF on Monday, 24th July 2017 in N’Djamena by the Executive Secretary of LCBC, Head of Mission of... more