The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the 580 two bedrooms houses were constructed by the state Ministry for Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Resettlement.
The president, in a condolence message issued by his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday, extended his heartfelt sympathies to the families of the dead and the injured.
The insurgents, it was learnt, carted away five vehicles and killed 15 Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) members, 10 civilians and five soldiers.
UNESCO, who collaborated with Tony International Gymnastics (TIG) club, Abuja. engaged children in gymnastics, basketball, tennis and badminton, on Saturday.
This was contained in a statement by Malam Isa Gusau, Special Adviser on Communications and Strategy to Governor Babagana Zulum, on Sunday in Maiduguri.
Speaking after a meeting of the group’s leaders at Century Hotel, Okota, Lagos on Tuesday, Otunba Wasiu Afolabi, alias Askari, Deputy President to the late OPC Founder, Dr. Frederick Fasehun, said the government had shown that it preferred to defend Fulani from outside Nigeria instead of protecting the country’s citizens and indigenes.
The governor who said this at an interactive session with newsmen on Thursday in Abuja, said that he would rather concentrate on providing dividends of democracy for his people.
Struggle over grazing land and scarce resources have over the years resulted in perennial and growing violent conflicts in terms of frequency, intensity and geographic scope. Underpinning the escalation in frequency of conflicts in Nigeria is a confluence of environmental and demographic forces, especially desertification caused by climate change and population explosion.
The Ambassador of the State of Qatar in Nigeria, Mubarak AlMuhannadi, made the donation on Tuesday in Abuja when Senator Basheer Mohammed, the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, paid him a visit.
The Commandant of the corps, Haruna Zurmi, disclosed this while parading the suspects before newsmen in Minna on Wednesday.
Mustapha Gubio, Commissioner for Rehabilitation, Reconstruction and Resettlement, made this known on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Maiduguri.
Kure made the donation at the Internally Displaced People’s Camp in Zonkwa, Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The presentation was made on behalf of the COAS by the General Officer Commanding 1 Division, Kaduna, Major General Nuhu Angbazo, at the Command Secondary School, Faskari.
Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Lagos.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has reiterated the determination of the government to address various challenges facing Internally Displaced Persons in the country.
Little Miss Nigeria, Queen Angelica Ituma, has called on government at all levels to provide palliatives for the vulnerable, especially children in orphanages, remand homes and Internally Displaced Persons camps.
Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, Alhaji Bashir Garba, says the Federal Government will push for the resettlement of 2.4 million Internally Displaced Persons in the country.
No fewer than 483,692 Internally Displaced Persons have been rendered homeless in the wake of sudden heightened state of violence and killings due to renewed influx of armed herdsmen, a resurgence of armed attacks on armed security officials and unarmed citizens, the Benue State Emergency Agency has disclosed.
Aggrieved Internally Displaced Persons in Fufore International Transit camp in Adamawa State have rejected the foodstuffs supplied to them by the National Emergency Management Agency.
The Internally Displaced Persons at Fufore International Transit camp, Adamawa State on Wednesday staged a protest over shortage of food supply for four months.