Tags : Aid Workers

Suspected Boko Haram Terrorists Abduct Aid Worker, Others Along Maiduguri-Damaturu

An aid worker has been abducted along the Maiduguri-Damaturu road. Family sources confirmed the abduction of one Abubakar Idris, a staff of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Maiduguri. The abduction occurred on Saturday morning, January 2, 2021, around Jakana village, where no fewer than 20 travellers were abducted in a raid. […]

Number Of Aid Workers Killed In Nigeria Doubled In 2019

The United Nations has revealed that the number of aid workers killed by insurgents in Nigeria doubled in 2019. UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, who condemned the spate of attacks on aid workers providing support to victims of insurgency in the north-eastern region of Nigeria, said that the number of humanitarian workers […]