The presidential committee on the Northeast (PCNI) is to partner with Borno Social Media Frontiers (BSF) – an Internet based organization in Borno State.
This was revealed by the Vice Chairman of the PCNI Alhaji Tijjani Tumsa, when the Organization paid him a courtesy visit at the Borno state PCNI office, in Maiduguri the Borno state capital yesterday Friday 3rd November 2017.
Alhaji Tumsa, Commended the Social Media Team for it’s indigenous nature, the good work it has been rendering especially providing counter narratives to negetive informations coming out of Borno and the Northeast. In his words, “The work you’re doing is not only important to Borno, but all youth across the nation”.
He also strongly commended the Borno state Governor for his developmental stride and foresight in appointing many productive youths as aides from the Organization.
Further more, he urged the BSF for continues interface and Promised to partner and support the organization both with Humancapacity building training and gadgets in order to enhance the organizations capacity, as well as sourcing Scholarships.
Coordinator of the Borno Social Media Frontiers, as well as Special Assistant (State and National Welfare Programs) to the Executive Governor of Borno State Habu Kale Tijjani Led the Delegation during the visit.
PCNI activities thus far cover thecoordination and filling of gaps in the provision of the emergency humanitarian response components of the Buhari Plan in the Northeast.
While on the other hand, BSF is an internet based organisation, based in Maiduguri the Borno state capital promoting the good image of Borno state, countering negetive and violent narratives coming out of the state as well as uniting the youth of Borno through Social Media.