Eleven dead as Boko Haram insurgents attack IDPs camp in Borno

Boko Haram insurgents killed eleven people on Friday in a raid on a camp for civilians displaced by the Islamist group’s violent insurgency, military and vigilante sources said. The Boko Haram fighters penetrated the camp in Banki on Nigeria’s border with Cameroon which houses 45,000 internally displaced people (IDP), using knives to kill their victims… Read More Eleven dead as Boko Haram insurgents attack IDPs camp in Borno

Empower Borno: IDPs implore the world for aid and empowerment

For over seven years, the Boko Haram sect has continually terrorized majority of the Northeastern part of Nigeria. The insurgency hit Borno State, which was the bedrock of the sect, leaving it in ruins. This has led to the loss of an estimate of 25,000 lives while displacing over 3 million persons; 70% of whom… Read More Empower Borno: IDPs implore the world for aid and empowerment

7 dead, 13 injured as explosion hits IDPs camp in Yola

The Adamawa Government confirmed that seven people died and 13 were injured in an explosion that occurred at the Malkohi Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp near Yola, on Friday morning. The state Commissioner for Information, Malam Ahmad Sajoh, confirmed the incident to newsmen after a visit to the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, where the injured… Read More 7 dead, 13 injured as explosion hits IDPs camp in Yola