IDPs in Abuja raise the alarm over abandoned projects by NGOs
The Internally-Displaced Persons (IDPs) residing in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have raised concern that Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) are using them as business venture.
Elegbeleye says APC defectors are IDPs, seeks to unseat Boroffice
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State who was also a former Director General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Mr Gbenga Elegbeleye, has condemned the recent gale of defections by lawmakers, especially at the National Assembly. He berated the defectors noting that their decision to move from the ruling APC…
Centre donates 10m to alleviate plight of IDPs
By Grooming Centre, a non-governmental organization has partnered with Sesor Empowerment Foundation to donate N10.2 million towards alleviating the plight of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Benue and Lagos states. The money will take care of the Safe Day space project in Lagos and Benue for the IDPs and provide soft loans for women to…
Archbishop decries spate of IDPs in Nigeria
Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, the Prelate and Catholic Archbishop of Jos, has decried the spate of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in different parts of the country.
Centre donates N10.2m to alleviate plight of displaced persons
Grooming centre, a non-governmental organization yesterday, partnered with Sesor Empowerment Foundation to donate 10.2 million towards alleviating the plight of displaced persons in Benue and Lagos states.
Northeast needs food intervention for 3m IDPs
The UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) says an estimated three million displaced persons face critical food and nutrition insecurity in the northeast.
38, 051 IDPs taking refuge in 31 Camps in Plateau, says SEMA
Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says a total of 38, 051 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) are taking refuge in 31 camps in the state following recent violence.
Boko Haram homeless face housing crisis as rains hit
Thousands of men, women and children made homeless by the Boko Haram insurgency risk disease because of lack of shelter in northeast Nigeria, aid workers said on Tuesday.
Concern over Nigeria's Boko Haram homeless returns
Nigeria is encouraging thousands of people displaced by Boko Haram violence to return home, insisting they can do so in safety as troops wind up operations against the jihadists.Just over 2,000 internally displaced people (IDPs) this week left the Bakassi camp in Maiduguri for the Guzamala district north of the Borno state capital.