On December 26, non-state armed groups attacked a military base in Baga, Northeast Nigeria, forcing as many as 40,000 people to flee to safety in Monguno and more than 25,000 to flee to Maiduguri. Action Against Hunger is on the ground in both towns helping the newly displaced.
I learned that my thoughts are valid. I never knew I could be bold and courageous. I never imagined I would be a strong woman who can lead others. My name is Mwanret Gabriel. I’m a 31 years old. This is my story.
A bright spot in the online battle against extremism, the study also catalogues how the online and offline efforts of dedicated, digitally savvy Nigerian activists, trained through the Nigeria Regional Transition Initiative, are building momentum, raising awareness and offering a viable counter-message to that of the extremists. Read on to learn more about the study’s findings and see how online activists are peacefully pushing back and building resilience.
During a five-day meeting in August hosted by the Northern Education Initiative Plus (NEI Plus), education experts and other participants from Bauchi and Sokoto states designed a work plan for the early grade reading project’s fourth year and discussed ways to improve and promote education in Nigeria.
GHSC-PSM’s Latest Report Shows Strong and Steady On-time Delivery Rates, Expansion of In-country Presence to 33 Field Offices. The USAID GHSC-PSM project recently published a report highlighting the project’s achievements in the third quarter of FY2018 (April 1 to June 30, 2018).
11 million people need urgent aid in Lake Chad region - NRC
Eleven international organisations call for increased protection and support to civilians bearing the brunt of the conflict in the Lake Chad region.
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has started emergency nutritional and paediatric activities in Bama, Borno state, in response to a critical humanitarian situation among newly arrived internally displaced people (IDPs).