Vulnerable citizens to get food, medication worth N1b from VSF
Chairman of the Victims Support Fund (VSF), Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), has inaugurated the VSF Task Force on COVID-19, to provide palliatives to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and other vulnerable groups in the country.
VSF upgrades economic empowerment scheme for women in Borno
The Victims Support Fund (VSF) has planned to upgrade economic empowerment scheme for the 12,000 women affected by Boko Haram insurgency in Borno State. VSF’s Executive Director, Prof. Sunday Ochoche, disclosed this at the weekend in Maiduguri while briefing journalists on how women could be economically empowered in post-insurgency period. The scheme’s upgrade, according to…
Centre to rehab Boko Haram inmates inaugurated in Borno
Victims Support Fund (VSF) has commissioned the Bulumkutu Rehabilitation Centre (BRC) to counsel and integrate 1,300 de-radicalised Boko Haram inmates in Borno. The N130 million renovated centre has facilities for the comfort of the inmates and other victims that will use it. Inaugurating the training and trauma centre on Friday in Maiduguri, the executive director…
‘We’ve spent about N12b on rehabilitation in North East’
Victims Support Fund (VSF), a foundation to assist those affected by Boko Haram insurgency, yesterday disclosed that it has spent about N12 billion on rehabilitation in the North East zone.
Danjuma warns against diversion of school materials in North-East
Chairman of Victims Support Fund (VSF), a presidential committee on rebuilding insurgents-ravaged areas in North-East, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), has warned teachers and school managers in the region against diverting schools’ learning materials donated by his committee. Danjuma, who spoke yesterday in Gaya-Faya Village in Hong Local Council of Adamawa State during the flag-off of…
VSF Spends N1.5bn for reconstruction of North East
The Victims Support Fund (VSF) is claiming it has spent over N1.5 billion on reconstruction of destroyed schools, provision of learning materials and furniture for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPS) in the northeast region. Speaking yesterday in Yola during the commissioning of 12 waterproof tent-classrooms in the Education Must Continue (EMC) IDP school located in Sangere,…
VSF flags off reconciliations, peace projects for North East communities
The Executive Director of Victims Support Fund (VSF), Prof Sunday Ochoche, has flagged off a peace project to ensure a ‘secured and peaceful’ coexistence of 14.8 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the Northeast.
Mixed, sordid tales from IDPs camps
The Federal Capital Territory Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has blamed leaders in the Internally Displaced Camps for the diversion of food and non-food items meant for the IDPs