NEDC plans returning 2.7m IDPs to liberated communities
The North East Development Commission (NEDC) has commenced the assessment of humanitarian needs of 2.7 million internally displaced persons (IDPS) in camps to return them to liberated communities.
Refugee council seeks support for 7, 000 displaced persons in Borno
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has called for interventions in the humanitarian needs of over 7, 000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) affected by flood in Borno.
Bakassi IDPs accuse customs of diversion of relief materials, threaten sack
Displaced persons of Bakassi Peninsula have threatened to sack all Customs borders in their territory following alleged neglect and diversion of relief materials by personnel of the Nigerian Customs.
Gombe monarch urge IDPs to return home, rebuild communities
Alhaji Saleh Mohammed, the paramount ruler of Kaltungo, Gombe State, has urged Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to return and rebuild their respective communities following relative peace recorded in the country.
Embassy to send 5 IDPs to U.S. for sport programme
The U.S. Embassy in Nigeria said it would send to the U.S. five Nigerian Football (soccer) talents, who are Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to participate in a State Department-sponsored Sports Visitor programme.
Ortom urges FG to resettle Benue IDPs
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has called on the Federal Government to fulfill its promise to resettle internally displaced persons (IDPs), living in various camps following herdsmen attacks on the state last year.
8,960 IDPs, returnees get transitional support materials
The Project Coordination Unit (PCU), Yobe and Northeast Multi-sectoral Crisis Recovery Project (MCRP) have distributed transitional support materials...
NNPC supports over 6,000 IDPs in Adamawa
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in collaboration with OROTON, an oil company, have donated relief materials worth millions of naira to over 6,000 people affected by insurgency in Adamawa.
NCDMB trains 107 IDPs in crafts under Fair Chance Initiative
107 Internally Displaced Persons (IPDs) have been trained in different crafts under the Fair Chance Initiative (FCI) of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB). The Board said the training programme was aimed at contributing to the rebuilding process of the region.A graduation ceremony to mark the end of three-month classroom training took place…