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Boko Haram: MSF Devises Strategy to Get Medical Care to Hard-to-Reach Borno Communities

Mukaila Ola Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), otherwise known as Doctors Without Borders has devised a strategy to take medical care to hard-to-reach areas of Boko Haram insurgency troubled Borno State. In some communities, such as Zabarmari, which are too insecure for visits by MSF’s mobile team. the organisation employs a simple

Borno state, Nigeria where “Children can draw assault rifle better than a football or an animal.”

By Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri  Gwoza, a garrison town in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, is home to 60,000 people, many of them displaced from their homes elsewhere by the conflict. Living conditions are difficult, there is little humanitarian aid, and frequent clashes take place between the military and armed groups.

Northeast Crisis: MSF raises alarm over growing mental illness

Mukaila Ola  Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), otherwise called Doctors Without Borders has raised an alarm over growing mental ailment in parts of troubled Northeast. A statement on Monday in Maiduguri, lamented that desperate living conditions and lack of protection have aggravated the mental health of people in parts of the region. The humanitarian

Boko Haram: Humanitarian disaster looms over Monguno–MSF

Mukaila Ola  The Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) on Thursday said a catastrophe is on the verge of happening in Monguno, Borno State, Nigeria. MSF, otherwise called Doctors Without Border decried that over 30,000 people are presently in acute need in the area, which communities nearby were attacked by Boko Haram insurgency in