Unidentified hoodlums numbering 100 invaded the Internally Displaced Persons camp in Apo area of Abuja on Saturday and carted away some relief materials meant for 872 IDPs by the Nigerian Red Cross Society.
It was gathered that the incident occurred during the distribution of the relief materials to the IDPs by Total Nigeria PLC.
Confirming the incident in an interview, the Corporate Affairs Manager, Total Nigeria PLC, Mr. Alber Mabuyaku, said, “It is based on this incident that we decided to officially […]
‘MMM-Nigeria’, a community of mutual financial aid and donations, on Saturday donated relief materials worth N5 million to two Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the Federal Capital Territory.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the gesture was part of the community’s humanitarian week tagged ‘MMM cares’ to mark its one year anniversary.
The Gwoza and Bama IDP Camp located in Durumi area and the New Kuchingoro IDP camp were the two beneficiaries of the relief materials. Bags of rice, […]
It was gathered that the federal government has donated relief materials to some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to cushion their six-year suffering in the hands of Boko Haram terrorists.
The minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Amina Jummai Alhassan, disclosed this in Damaturu when she presented the materials at the Pompomry Camp.
According to her, she was in the state for advocacy and enlightenment visit and interaction with the internal displaced persons (IDPs) in the state and to assess their […]
United Nations humanitarian chief, Stephen O’Brien, has released US$13 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to provide life-saving assistance to 250,000 people in areas of north-east Nigeria that have just become accessible.
According to a statement by O’Brien which was released today June 27th, the destruction of crops and looting of livestock have left many people unable to support their families.
More than 50,000 people need seeds and tools for the upcoming planting season and CERF funding will help them […]
The was tension at Borno State Government House and its environs, following shootout between military and police personnel in the premises.
It was gathered that a soldier allegedly shot a police officer in the foot near the Deputy Governor’s office, venue of the distribution of relief materials for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Maiduguri.
Though details of the incident were still sketchy at press time, Army and police authorities have assured that everything was under control.
A statement issued by the military and […]
Aisha Buhari, The wife of the Nigerian President, has donated five trucks filled with relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and other victims of the Boko Haram insurgency in Borno State. She also donated N55 million to the IDPs.
According to the Reports, She also released N55 million to be shared among the parents of the 219 Chibok school girls abducted by Boko Haram and parents of whose children were killed during the attack by the insurgents on Federal Government […]