• Sexual abuse: Police deploy 100 female personnel to Borno IDP camps

    Sexual abuse: Police deploy 100 female personnel to Borno IDP camps

    According to reports, the Borno Police Command said on Sunday that it had deployed 100 female policemen to Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in the state following allegation of abuse of women by camp officials.

    The Human Rights Watch, a non-governmental organization, had alleged mass abuse of girls and women by camp officials in its latest report.

    Mr Damian Chukwu, the Commissioner of Police in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri that his command was taking steps […]