Archbishop decries spate of IDPs in Nigeria
Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, the Prelate and Catholic Archbishop of Jos, has decried the spate of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in different parts of the country.
Centre donates N10.2m to alleviate plight of displaced persons
Grooming centre, a non-governmental organization yesterday, partnered with Sesor Empowerment Foundation to donate 10.2 million towards alleviating the plight of displaced persons in Benue and Lagos states.
Northeast needs food intervention for 3m IDPs
The UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) says an estimated three million displaced persons face critical food and nutrition insecurity in the northeast.
38, 051 IDPs taking refuge in 31 Camps in Plateau, says SEMA
Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says a total of 38, 051 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) are taking refuge in 31 camps in the state following recent violence.
Boko Haram homeless face housing crisis as rains hit
Thousands of men, women and children made homeless by the Boko Haram insurgency risk disease because of lack of shelter in northeast Nigeria, aid workers said on Tuesday.
Concern over Nigeria's Boko Haram homeless returns
Nigeria is encouraging thousands of people displaced by Boko Haram violence to return home, insisting they can do so in safety as troops wind up operations against the jihadists.Just over 2,000 internally displaced people (IDPs) this week left the Bakassi camp in Maiduguri for the Guzamala district north of the Borno state capital.
We’ll restore your devastated communities, Buhari assures IDPs
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured internally displaced persons (IDPs), that his administration will leave no stone unturned in restoring their devastated communities for their immediate and safe return.
Gombe IDPs: `We will speak for Buhari with our PVCs’
Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Gombe State have declared their support for President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general elections. The declaration was made in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Saturday after NEMA donated relief materials from the Federal Government to ameliorate poverty in their camps. According…
Sparing a thought for harsh realities of refugees, IDPs
Yesterday, June 20, was the World Refugee Day, a day set aside by the United Nations (UN) to commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees worldwide and show support for people who have been displaced by man-made conflicts and natural causes. According to the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), in…