14m Nigerians In Need Of Humanitarian Assistance — UNHCR

Lagos – Mr Boubacar Bamba, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Assistant Representative for Operations in Nigeria, on Tuesday said that about 14 million people currently needed humanitarian assistance. 3, 000 capacity temporary school in Bama town, Bama Local Government Area of Borno built by the Nigerian Army Bamba made the announcement in Lagos at an event jointly organised by UNHCR, the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons and other organisations to mark this Year’s World Refugees Day. “The internal displacement in Nigeria caused by a six-year-old insurgency has resulted in about 1.8million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and impact on 26 million people living in the Northeast part of the country.


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