A supervisory councillor with Mafa local government area of Borno State, Umar Ibrahim, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Maiduguri for allegedly diverting 300 bags of rice meant for the Internally Displaced Persons in the area.
New facts have emerged on why the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Tuesday attacked some United Nations Agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations as working against humanitarian efforts in the state.
There are indications that the remnant of the Boko Haram sect may be holing up in communities close to Sambisa Forest following the successful execution of Operation Lafia Dole by the Nigerian military.
Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has called for the immediate prosecution of suspects arrested for alleged stealing of bags of rice meant for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in the state.
The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, has made a donation of $1.4 million to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Borno State.
Eighteen Internally Displaced Children drawn from IDP camps in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states have emerged winners of an Essay Writing Competition which is part of a federal government’s de-radicalization programme for children and young people in the insurgency-ravaged states.
The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UNOCHA, is seeking the sum of $1 billion in 2017 to meet the needs of people affected by the crisis…
The National Emergency Management Agency has said that the number of Internally Displaced Persons in Yola, Adamawa State, has dropped from 60,000 to 18,958.
The Nigerian government is not doing enough to protect displaced women and girls from sexual abuse and exploitation from officials in charge of Internally Displaced Persons camps across the Northeast region of the country.
The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has urged humanitarian agencies working in the North east, to focus more attention on the communities that have been liberated from Boko Haram Insurgents in order to provide succor for the people returning to their homes.