Customs FOU intercepts N1 billion contraband in one month
The Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A, Lagos has recorded quite a number of successes in the interception of contraband products with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of about N1.01 billion over the past one month.
20,000 pupils forced to abandon school in Nasarawa over herdsmen crisis
Due to the unabated attacks by suspected herdsmen predominantly in the southern senatorial district of Nasarawa State, about 20,000 pupils in both primary and secondary schools have reportedly been forced to abandon school.
‘135, 500 bags of rice donated by China to IDPs intact’
Bags of rice donated to the Federal Government by its Chinese counterpart are still intact, according to the Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Engr. Mustapha Maihaja He said the 135,500 bags of rice were worth N2.4billion with a little above N400million demurrage paid for clearance.
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.
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.
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…