Protesting Adamawa IDPs ask governor to sack deputy
Aggrieved Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Guyuk Council, Adamawa State, yesterday held Governor Ahmadu Fintiri hostage, asking him to sack his deputy, Crowder Seth.
How family of 4 were killed by militias on the wake of Taraba council poll
The Tiv community in Taraba state was thrown into mourning yesterday as a family of four; husband, wife, their 9 year child and a cousin were hacked to death by militias.
Disease outbreak looms in Taraba IDPs
Outbreak of epidemics is imminent in the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Taraba State due to alleged failure of government to attend to the plight...
FG moves to include refugees in social safety nets
The Federal Government has taken a step further in developing modalities for inclusion of refugees in the social safety nets through the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).
Zulum revokes Bama estate housing allocations for Borno IDPs
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state; has revoked the allocations of houses that remained unoccupied at the Indimi Housing Estate (INHE) in Bama Local Government Area.
Over 60 persons still missing in Kajuru after herders’ attacks, says SOKAPU
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has said that over 60 persons are still missing after recent attacks on 15 communities of Kajuru by herdsmen.
Over one million IDPs benefit from Refugee Zakat Fund, says UNHCR
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has disclosed that 191,497 vulnerable families and 1,025,014 internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Bangladesh, Yemen, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Malaysia and Mauritania have benefitted from the Refugee Zakat Fund.
Police arrest Borno COVID-19 patient who sneaked into IDP camp
The Borno State government has arrested a COVID-19 patient, after sneaking into Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Maiduguri. According to the state’s COVID-19 response team
COVID-19 threatens 1.5m Borno IDPs, humanitarian assistance
The Head of Mission of Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), otherwise known as Doctors Without Borders, Siham Hajaj, has stated that Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic threatens 1.5 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and humanitarian assistance in Borno State.