Tag Archives: IDPs

Why Nigerian IDPs Went on Rampage, Blocked Maiduguri Highway

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in their hundreds on Thursday took to the streets in protest against hunger and thirst in their respective camps in the Northern part of Nigeria. The IPDs who are mostly women and children were visibly angry and barricaded the Borno State city of Maiduguri main entry point. Their action caused a gridlock along the Kano Maiduguri ...

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NOA/Jay-Jay Okocha Task Nigerian Elites On IDP Support

Austin Jay Jay Okocha

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) and football legend, Austin Jay-jay Okocha have called on Nigerian elites, celebrities and corporate bodies to show patriotism through their contributions toward alleviating the plights of the internally displaced in the country.   They made the call during a novelty match organized by the Jay-jay Okocha Foundation in collaboration with NOA for Internally Displaced Persons ...

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