Danjuma, Adeola, Ovia, Alakija, 21 others are Members of B’Haram Victims’ Support Team

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The Federal Government on Monday named former Minister of Defence, Lt-Gen. TY Danjuma, former Managing Director of GTBank Plc, Fola Adeola, former Managing Director of Zenith Bank Plc, Jim Ovia, Africa’s richest woman, Mrs. Folorunsho Alakija, and 21 others as members of the Committee on Boko Haram

Victims Support Fund‎ in a bid to scale up support for victims of

insurgency and terror attacks nationwide.

The committee will be inaugurated on Wednesday at the Council Chamber, Aso Villa, Abuja before the Federal Executive Council meeting.

According to a statement by the Secretary to the Government of the

Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, the Committee is to mobilize resources and administer appropriate support to victims of insurgency and Boko Haram terror activities all over the country.

Anyim said President Goodluck Jonathan had approved the composition and

appointment of members of the Committee which has Danjuma as‎ chairman‎ while Adeola is deputy chairman‎.

Other members are Alhaji Mohammed Indimi, Alhaji Abdulsamad I. Rabiu, Alhaji Sani Dauda, Cosmas Maduka, Mr. Jim Ovia, Wale Tinubu, Alhaji Sani Sidi, DG, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and Air Vice Marshal Tony Omenyi (Representing Defence Headquarters).

Others are CP Salisu Fagge, representing Nigerian Police Force, Mr. Sayana

Yusuf, representing Department of  State Services, Chief Uche Secondus, PDP Deputy National Chairman (South), Alhaji Tijani Tunsah, APC Deputy National

Chairman (North), representative of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN),

Representative of Jamaatul Nasril Islam (JNI), ‎and Chief (Mrs.) Nkechi

Mba, representing National Council of Women Societies.

Others are Prof. Ben Angwe, Executive Secretary, National Human Rights

Commission (NHRC), Representative of the United Nations (UN),

Representative of Department for International Development (DFID),

Representative of Unites States Agency for International Development

(USAID, Representative of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC),

Alh. Balarabe Musa, Representing Conference of  Nigerian Political Parties

(CNPP), Two (2) Representatives of Local Civil society/Youth Groups (Male &

Female) and Office of the Secretary to the Government of the

Federation (OSGF) as Secretariat.

The terms of reference include:

To identify sources and ways of raising

sustainable funding to support victims of Boko Haram terror activities;

To develop appropriate strategies for the fund raising; To ascertain the persons, communities, facilities and economic assets affected by Boko Haram terror activities;

To assess and determine the appropriate support required in each case; To manage, disburse or administer support to the victims as


To address related challenges as may be appropriate; and,

To advise Government on other matter(s) necessary or incidental to support victims of Boko Haram terror activities.

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