By Abraham Olatokunbo
Staff of NEMA North East zonal office led by the Zonal coordinator, Wagami Lydia Madu, have commenced routine distribution of food items for Internally Displaced person’s in camps host communities and liberated communities of Benisheik, Mainok and Jakana in Borno state.
Each benefitting house hold is expected to receive a ration consisting of rice, beans, maize, vegetable oil, salt, tomato paste and seasoning.
This Followed an approval granted by the Director General, NEMA, Alhaji Mustapha Ahmed Habib, as part of efforts of the Federal Government’s effort to support the Borno state government in catering for the welfare of victims of insurgency.
NEMA is also supporting and working with The Borno state government through the state Emergency Management Agency on the plan to return the IDPs back to their communities in accordance with international humanitarian principle of safe and dignified return for IDPs