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Journalists Have Not Reported IDP Issues Enough- Study

Christian media group, Journalists For Christ International Outreach (JFC) has launched a report of its research on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) titled ‘Managing Internal Displacement Crisis in Nigeria’ which indicates that Nigerian journalists have not reported IDP issues enough. The launch which took place in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital had in attendance journalists, members of […]

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Stakeholders Urge FG To Improve Welfare of IDPs, Refugees

Stakeholders have called on the Federal Government to improve the welfare of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and Refugees in the country. They made the call at a review meeting on findings and survey report in managing Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) crisis in Nigeria, a research carried out by the Journalists For Christ International Outreach, Nigeria, […]

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Muffled Voices: Journalists Tasked On Amplifying IDPs’ Voices

Nigerian journalists have been urged to dedicate more time to reporting issues affecting Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country. The call came during the presentation of Muffled Voices; a publication containing the report from two months media monitoring of six newspapers and two online platforms in Nigeria. With support from the World Association for […]

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Nigeria’s Top Business Leaders Join UN To Visit Borno 

 Some of Nigeria’s most influential and powerful business leaders traveled to Maiduguri on Tuesday in a first-ever collective visit to camps for internally displaced people where aid agencies have been responding to the most urgent needs of women, men, and children freshly displaced by the ongoing conflict. Mr. Adewale Tinubu, Group CEO of Oando Plc, […]

More IDPs in Nigeria, Syria, Ethiopia Than Ever Before

Bayo Akinloye A record 41.3 million people are displaced inside their own countries because of conflict and violence, according to a new report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).  The number of people living in internal displacement worldwide as of the end of 2018 is the highest it […]

CEE-HOPE Celebrates 5th Anniversary, Plays Host To British Celeb

The Centre for Children’s Health Education, Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE), an NGO that works with vulnerable children and young people in impoverished communities across Nigeria, celebrated its fifth anniversary recently in Lagos, and hosted a British celebrity. Mr. Chris Packham, a well-known presenter on the BBC’s nature series, ‘Spring Watch’, ‘Winter Watch’ and ‘Autumn Watch’ […]

FG Must Bring Back Leah Sharibu Without Delay, Says CEE-HOPE

–Wants Urgent Action For Hungry IDP Children In Middle Belt   A child’s right and developmental Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) has called for the immediate release of abducted school girl, Leah Sharibu, from Boko Haram’s captivity. In a statement in Lagos, the Centre for Children’s Health Education, Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE), while reacting to the recent […]

4.5m Nigerians Starving In Northeast – UN Declares

4.5m Nigerians Starving In Northeast – UN Declares FRIDAY EKEOBA The United Nations has declared that about 4.5 million people are starving and are in dire need of food aid in the Boko Haram plagued Northeast Nigeria. “All indications point to an extremely grave situation,” Abdou Dieng, the UN agency’s Regional Director for West Africa […]