APGA condemns burning of IDPs’ homes in Nasarawa
The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has condemned the burning of the homes of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Nasarawa State.
Fire kills five in displaced persons' camp in Nigeria
Five people were killed when a fire broke out in a camp housing thousands displaced by Boko Haram violence near the Nigerian border with Cameroon, military and civilian sources told AFP.
FG donates school items, others to Adamawa IDPs
The Federal Government has donated relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa. Speaking during the ceremony at the Malkohi camp in Yola, the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI), Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouqq, disclosed that 25 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have benefited from government’s…
IDPs protest over shortage of food
Hundreds of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from Fufore and Malkohi camps in Adamawa staged peaceful protests over lack of food in their camps.
Fire razes ultra-modern IDP camp in Plateau
The newly constructed ultra modern Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camp in Shendam Local Government Area (LGA) of Plateau has been razed by fire.
Police arrest 10 suspects for allegedly burning IDPs houses in Nasarawa
The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested 10 people for allegedly setting ablaze the houses deserted by the Internally Displaced Persons (IPDs) in Nasarawa/Benue border towns. DSP Idirisu Kennedy, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), stated this on Saturday while addressing newsmen at the command headquarters in Lafia. According to him, surprisingly some of the suspects…
Group distributes working implements to female IDPs in Taraba
A Non-governmental organisation (NGO) Center For Initiative and Development (CFID), has donated working implements, worth millions of naira, to women presently taking refuge in the various Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Taraba State.
Yobe Government to launch recovery plan for IDPs
The Yobe Government said it would launch an Integrated Recovery Plan for sustainable resettlement, reconstruction and rehabilitation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state. Alhaji Musa Jidawa, Permanent Secretary, State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), disclosed this on Wednesday in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Damaturu. Jidawa said the plan would…
ASUU donates relief materials to Taraba IDPs
The leadership of Taraba State chapter of the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU), yesterday, put smiles on the faces of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at two major camps in Jalingo, the state capital.
Foundation empowers 100 IDPs with start-up packs
To bring succour to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the country, a non-governmental organisation, TRUE Foundation, has empowered some IDPs with startup parks at the end of a five-day vocational training in Abuja.