A humanitarian organisation, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has decried the pathetic state of newly-arrived displaced persons in Pulka, Gwoza Local Government Council of Borno.Read More
Jos – When armed gunmen identified as Fulani herdsmen invaded about 19 villages mainly in Barkin Ladi, Mangu and Riyom local government areas of Plateau State, all that the villagers wanted was to escape to safety. While some lost their lives in the ensuing confusion, thousands made it to safe places in areas where they are totally strangersRead More
AN international Non-Governmental Organization, NGO, the Royal Initiative Against Poverty and Starvation, RIAPS, on Saturday distributed foodstuffs and educational materials to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs camp at the New Kuchigoro, as well as City of Refuge Orphanage Home, Durumi, Abuja.Read More
THE Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Engr. Mustapha Maihaja, yesterday, said the 135,500 bags of rice donated to the Federal Government by the Chinese Government were still intact.Read More
Mr Peter Ahemba, President of the Tiv Youth Organisation in Nasarawa State, said seven Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were killed at Ihukan village in Awe Local Government Area by suspected herdsmen.Read More
Mr Tamai Simon, Chairman, Bokkos Local Government in Plateau, has advised people displaced by the recent attacks on villages in Daffo District, to return home.Read More
Jalingo—Chairman of Donga Local Government, Mr. Nashuka Ipeyen, yesterday, confirmed the killing of four persons in an attack at Sabon Gida hours after soldiers were withdrawn from the area.Read More
Hundreds of internally-displaced persons, IDPs, mostly women and children, from Fufore and Malkohi camps in Adamawa State, yesterday, staged peaceful protests over lack of food in their camps, appealing to President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in their plight.Read More
Members of Concerned Citizens of Edo State (CCES), a non-governmental organisation, have called on the Nigeria Police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the State Security Service (SSS) to invite Dan Orbih, chairman, Edo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for proof of his allegation that the Edo State government diverted bags of rice meant for Internally Displaced (Persons IDPs).Read More
The Edo State government has challenged the chairman of the state’s chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Dan Orbih, to name the Ondo State senator that received over 300 bags of rice from the Edo State government.Read More
The newly constructed ultra modern Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) Camp in Shendam Local Government Area (LGA) of Plateau has been razed by fire.Read More
The Edo State Government says all the bags of rice and other items like shoes, apart from the ones that were damaged in storage before they were allocated, were distributed to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and other orphanage homes within the state.Read More
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.Read More
The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) says assisted 1.6 million people affected by insurgency in collaboration with Borno Ministry of Women Affairs in 2017.
A statement issued by Ms Kori Habib, Media Associate, UNFPA Nigeria, said many health facilities were also supported within the period under review.
As part of its effort to bring succour to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in hard to reach communities, the Dynamic Minds 2013 Club of Nigeria has donated relief materials to 1,118 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Gurku Interfaith Relocation camp in Mararaba, a settlement populated by low and middle working class in Abuja, FCT and neighbouring Nasarawa State.Read More