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Canada Nigeria: 3,000 displaced from Boko Haram escorted home despite the weekend killings

19:20  30 november  2020
19:20  30 november  2020 Source:   pressfrom.com

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Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) Escalating attacks by Boko Haram militants have forced 30, 000 people out of Nigeria 's northeast into Cameroonian borders over the weekend , the UN Refugee agency said on Tuesday. More than 250, 000 people have already been displaced from northeast Nigeria , and

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Les funérailles de dizaines d'agriculteurs tués par Boko Haram, le 29 novembre 2020 à Zabarmari, près de Maiduguri, au Nigeria © Audu Marte The funeral of dozens of farmers killed by Boko Haram, November 29, 2020 in Zabarmari, near Maiduguri, Nigeria

Evacuations Massive camps for people displaced by the conflict against Boko Haram continued on Monday despite the terrible weekend killings in northeast Nigeria, "the most violent of the year" against civilians according to the UN.

Boko Haram and its dissident wing, the Islamic State in West Africa (Iswap) group, continue to sow terror in northeastern Nigeria. Civilians were "coldly killed" there on Saturday while working in a paddy field, according to the United Nations. The UN had put forward a death toll of 110 on Sunday, but returned to this number on Monday, confirming at this stage "several dozen" of deaths, in a new statement.

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A massive assault by Boko Haram in the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa displaced more than The attack on Damboa began late Thursday but continued through the weekend , with witnesses Boko Haram has relentlessly targeted civilians across the northeast, killing more than 2, 000 already

Boko Haram using kidnapped girls as bombers 03:00. Teenagers outside of the city's comparative safety -- like the Chibok girls -- are targeted and And yet, despite the threat of suicide attack, Maidugiri has become a beacon. An oasis in the northeast of Nigeria where a civilian joint task force

Carte du Nigeria localisant Maiduguri © Sabrina BLANCHARD Map of Nigeria locating Maiduguri

The governor of Borno State, who attended the funeral, for his part said that "more than 70 people" had perished and that the locality, about twenty kilometers from Maiduguri, the state capital, still had many missing.

It is in this context that 500 families, or about 3,000 people, were taken by bus from Maiduguri, where they had taken refuge, six years ago for the most part, to Marte, 130 kilometers away. , where they originate.

"In accordance with the directives given by Governor Babagana Zulum concerning the evacuation of the displaced in their now secure community, we are proceeding with the first phase of relocation to Marte", the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said in a statement.

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When faced with attacks by the terror group Boko Haram , millions of people in Nigeria have had to flee their homes . Many have to live in camps for

Boko Haram has killed up to 2, 000 people in the northeast Nigerian town of Baga in the past two days, their second killing spree since seizing control there over the Omeri said the country's emergency management agency was helping 2, 000 people displaced from Baga, while other agencies, including

Around 2 million people have had to flee their homes since the conflict began in 2009, which killed more than 36,000.

The governor of Borno has pledged to relocate the displaced people from the conflict to their homes despite security threats, affirming that it is no longer possible to take them in charge in camps protected by the army and where they live from food distributions.

The displaced were mostly satisfied to return home, according to testimonies collected by AFP, but the killing on Saturday worries.

"We must return to our homes and find our farms and our land, but we hope the government will protect us from the rebels," Bukar Kyarimi, one of the displaced, told AFP.

Marte, considered the breadbasket of northeast Nigeria and located near the shores of Lake Chad, is particularly strategic as authorities and the United Nations worry about a serious food crisis.

But this region is also close to the territories controlled by Iswap.

Farmers, fishermen and loggers are regularly targeted by the jihadists, who accuse them of transmitting information to the army or of not paying them the taxes they impose on them to exercise an economic and agricultural activity.

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