• Boko Haram: We are treated like animals in camps – refugees

    Boko Haram: We are treated like animals in camps – refugees

    Local lawmakers in northeast Nigeria are investigating fresh allegations that officials have diverted food aid intended for people who have fled from Boko Haram.

    The allegations in Adamawa state center on officials and market traders accused of selling food items donated by Nigeria’s customs service, said Hassan Barguma, chair of a committee focused on refugees in the Adamawa state assembly.

    “Stealing food meant for starving children is beyond the pale and only adds insult to injury,” Barguma said.

    Boko Haram’s seven-year-old insurgency has […]

  • Buhari, others adopt New York declaration for refugees, migrants

    Buhari, others adopt New York declaration for refugees, migrants

    President Muhammadu Buhari and several other world leaders have adopted the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants.

    The adoption took place on Monday night in New York.

    The declaration expresses the political will of world leaders to protect the rights of refugees and migrants, to save lives and share responsibility for large movements on global scale.

    The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, while congratulating member states for adopting the declaration, said: “Today’s summit represents a breakthrough in our collective efforts to address the […]

  • Buhari to participate in meetings on refugees, AU security, slavery

    Buhari to participate in meetings on refugees, AU security, slavery

    President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday in New York at the 71st session of UN General Assembly (UNGA), participate in high level meetings on refugees and migrants issues.

    This information is on the twitter page of the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.

    Adesina revealed that the President would also attend the meeting of the African Union (AU) on Peace and Security Council.

    According to him, the President will later in the day attend another meeting on Modern Slavery […]

  • Don’t return refugees to Borno and Yobe – UN warns FG

    Don’t return refugees to Borno and Yobe – UN warns FG

    The United Nations has warned the Nigerian government not to return the displaced people living in different camps in and out the country to Borno and Yobe states for now, saying the North-east region was not safe yet for the return of the over 2.7 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).

    Speaking yesterday in Abuja at the Lake Chad Basin regional protection dialogue for the victims of Boko Haram insurgency, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), revealed that the insurgency […]

  • Nigerians waiting to be registered at a Refugee Camp in Chad

    Nigerians waiting to be registered at a Refugee Camp in Chad

    Always tune in to (adelove.com) for freshest updates.

    These are Nigerian women and children waiting to be registered at a refugee camp in Chad. The refugees arrived Chad by boat after sailing through Lake chad. These set of refugees are from the recent attacks in Baga, Borno.

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