Problems Of Internally Displaced Persons In Nigeria
The allegation by the opposition that the Plateau state government diverted N20 billion meant for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state has been denied by the state government.
Differently-abled student, Tinyiko Gwambe, is determined to help others and hopes to become a social worker. Thanks to a successful crowdfund to get a car that will increase her mobility, that dream is becoming a reality.
IOM, a United Nations agency, has revealed that ongoing conflicts in insurgency affected states of Nigeria’s north-east have continued to trigger movement of displaced people and increased malnutrition in children.
Ortom has assured Internally Displaced Persons in various camps across Benue state that his administration is collaborating with security agencies to guarantee their safety as they take part in the forthcoming 2019 elections.
Some of the internally displaced person who spoke on the matter said trouble started in the camp when officials of the International Committee on Red Cross (ICRC) visited the location to distribute food and relief items.
The Federal Government on Thursday, November 15, donated 4,200 agricultural items and relief materials to Borno’s Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), as part of efforts to improve their standard of living and improve conditions.