When a government jet accidentally dropped a bomb on a displaced persons camp in northeastern Nigeria, at least 70 people, including humanitarian workers, were killed.
The Nigerian military says the pilot was searching for Boko Haram terrorists.
As that tragic accident shows, life in Nigerian IDP camps can be dangerous, and most times difficult. Many of the internally displaced lack the basic necessities of life.
In response, CBN is bringing help and relief to Nigerians who fled death and destruction at the hands of Boko Haram…. [read more]