Over 500,000 Nigerians displaced in 2021 –UN report

6/26/2022 2:52:00 PM

Over 500,000 Nigerians displaced in 2021 –UN report

Idps

Over 500,000 Nigerians displaced in 2021 –UN report

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said at least 500, 700 Nigerians were newly displaced in 2021.

These were contained in a report titled, ‘Global trends forced displacement in 2021,’ released by UNHCR on June 17, 2022.Part of the report read, “In the West and Central African region, there were 1.6 million new displacements in 2021. These increased movements were mainly driven by the escalating conflict in Burkina Faso and Nigeria, where fighting continued between government forces and non-state armed groups.

“In Nigeria, displacement has been growing rapidly since 2018 with 500, 700 people newly displaced in 2021.”The report added that Cameroon and Chad played host to 68 per cent of the 1.5 million refugees in the West and Central African region.Tags:IDPs

Read more: Punch Newspapers »

The same people voted for those whose omission and commission displaced them

Osinbajo: Displaced Nigerians in Cameroon to Return Soon – THISDAYLIVE

JUST IN: Rivers United win first-ever NPFL title | TheCableRivers United has won the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title… RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum THUMBS UP FOR THE PORTHACOURT BOYS. RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum Wike rn: RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum Congratulations to them.... Wealthcome

Rivers United win first-ever NPFL title | TheCableRivers United has won the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title… RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum Congratulations RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum Bring it to Borokiri let's celebrate. RiversUnitedFC NPFLforum Follow for ASAP FOLLOW. Drop your handles for ASAP follows. ashanu_solomon

ICPC speaks on reported raid on Buratai’s house - Premium Times NigeriaSome media reports had suggested that the house belonged to a former Chief of Army Staff and current Nigerian ambassador, Tukur Buratai.

CVR: INEC Makes U-turn, Says New Registrants To Get PVCs October 2022The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that Nigerians who are currently registering in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration October 2021.....you guys going back into time? It's like you've tasted the agbado and cassava, and have started lying like BAT who didn't go to primary and secondary school but jumped into Chicago state university and graduated with two degrees. Nonsense!

Imo NDLEA arrests 218 suspects, impounds 1471.314 kg of hard drugs | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsThe National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Imo State Command, has arrested 218 suspects and impounded 1471.314 kilogrammes of hard drugs in the state, since June 2021.

Saudi Arabian foundation to feed 12,600 IDPs, others during Ramadan These were contained in a report titled, ‘Global trends forced displacement in 2021,’ released by UNHCR on June 17, 2022.*Presidential committee gives order for repatriation exercise to resume Deji Elumoye in Abuja The Presidential Committee on the Repatriation, Returns and Resettlement of Displaced Persons in the North-East has ordered the repatriation of Nigerians displaced in the North-East who are still in Cameroon.JUST IN: Rivers United win first-ever NPFL title Author: Remi Sulola June 25, 2022 10:02 PM Rivers United have won the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title — with four games to spare.Rivers United win first-ever NPFL title Author: Remi Sulola June 25, 2022 10:15 PM Rivers United have won the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title — with four games to spare.

Part of the report read, “In the West and Central African region, there were 1.6 million new displacements in 2021. The directive was given at the State House, Abuja, by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who is Chairman of the Committee, at a meeting of the Committee where the report of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on repatriation of Nigerians displaced from the North-East was presented by Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State, who is also the Vice Chairman of the Committee. These increased movements were mainly driven by the escalating conflict in Burkina Faso and Nigeria, where fighting continued between government forces and non-state armed groups. “In Nigeria, displacement has been growing rapidly since 2018 with 500, 700 people newly displaced in 2021. There are thousands of Nigerian refugees in the neighboring countries of Chad, Niger and Cameroon who are due for repatriation to their homes in Nigeria.” The report added that Cameroon and Chad played host to 68 per cent of the 1. Rivers United are set to take on Nasarawa United on Sunday in Lafia, the state capital, and a win could extend their lead by 13 points.

5 million refugees in the West and Central African region. He noted that the repatriation and resettlement of Nigerians displaced in Cameroon and other neighboring countries as a result of the insurgency in the North-East remains a priority, hence the Refugees Commission and other relevant agencies must ensure that the objective was achieved. Tags: IDPs Kindly share this story: All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH.’’ He looked forward to the presidential approval to facilitate funding and other logistics required for the re-establishment of the affected communities in Borno State, noting that the security situation has greatly improved. Contact: join the conversation FOREX, BITCOIN AND BINARY TRADING: We help you professionally trade your forex, bitcoin and binary accounts for minimum 20% weekly profit. For details, visit . Related Articles Founded on January 22, 1995, THISDAY is published by THISDAY NEWSPAPERS LTD.