• Over 14m affected by Boko Haram conflict – Swiss group

    Over 14m affected by Boko Haram conflict – Swiss group

    Boko Haram’s insurgency has created a severe humanitarian crisis in Nigeria’s north-eastern States of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa, says ACAPS, a Swiss-based research group, in its July report.

    Over 14 million people are affected by conflict in these states and more than 10 million are in need, it says.

    Recent military operations, which led to the recovery of territories previously under Boko Haram’s control, have revealed the scale of the humanitarian needs of civilians living in the three states.

    Borno is most affected, […]