Agency creates new camps in Borno

03022016C NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in collaboration with Borno state Emergency Management Agency (BOSEMA) has started moving the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPS) to new camps set up in Ngala, Marte, Bama and Mafa Local Government of Borno state.
Pulse gathered that it is part of efforts to depopulate the growing population of Internally Displaced Persons in the camp set up at Dikwa.

The Deputy Governor of Borno state Alh Usman Dirkwa accompanied by chairmen of local governments affected  were at Dikwa where a team of Emergency aide workers led by North East NEMA zonal coordinator, Alh Muhammed Kanar delivered food items and medications for the upkeep of the IDPS in their new locations.

It was gathered that Buses were provided to transport the IDPS and their belongings to places declared safe by the Nigeria Military within their local Government of origin.  NEMA mobile clinic and medical team provided medical care while excavators were provided  to dig trenches in the new locations to make them more fortified.

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