• US releases $13m for Boko Haram victims in North East

    US releases $13m for Boko Haram victims in North East

    The United Nations humanitarian agency, has released $13 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund, CERF, to provide life-saving assistance to 250,000 persons in North-east of Nigeria that have just become accessible.

    This brought the total CERF support to more than $70 million.

    $27 million was allocated in March 2015 to assist more than 1.6 million Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, refugees, returnees, and host communities in Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria.

    An additional $31 million was provided in early 2016 to help 700,000 […]