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…
FG to train 11,300 displaced persons in North-East
In order to build resilience and provide livelihoods, the Federal Government plans to train 11,300 persons displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, says Sen. Chris Ngige, the Minister, Labour and Employment.
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.
‘I visited Nigeria to support, provide care to IDPs’
Firstly, I must say that I trust the organization that I work with - International Medical Corps, and I wanted to support them because they are working in dangerous conditions to provide aid to people who are in desperate need.
NMRC empowers 45 IDPs on technical skills
The Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has empowered 45 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) with technical skills in aspects of housing construction, such as masonry, plumbing and electrical installations.
Displaced persons laud PCNI free medical intervention in Borno
Some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Maiduguri have lauded the free medical programme initiated by the Presidential Committee for North-East Initiative (PCNI).
Tiv traditional council floats endowment fund for IDPs
The Tiv Area Traditional Council (TATC) has opened a Relief Fund Account for spirited individuals and donor agencies to make donations for the welfare of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Benue State.