Nigeria — North-central & North-west Flash Report 121 (24 October 2022)

Contact
DTM Nigeria, AllUsersInDTMNigeria@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Nigeria
Period Covered
Oct 17 2022
Oct 23 2022
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Event Tracking

Summary

On 19 October, armed herders reportedly attacked the community Gbeji in the Ityuluv ward of Ukum LGA in Benue State. The attack affected 305 individuals and displaced 254 individuals to Ayiin Camp in Mbagber ward of Logo LGA in Benue State. As a result of the attack, 51 fatalities and 26 injuries were reported.
Also on 19 October, armed bandits reportedly attacked the community Unguwar Mata in Dangaladima ward of Anka LGA in Zamfara State. The attack affected 735 individuals and displaced 732 individuals to New Emir Palace IDP Camp in Magaji ward of Anka LGA. As a result of the attack 3 fatalities and 10 injuries were reported.
On 21 October, armed bandits reportedly attacked the community Kanwuri in Shinkafi North of Shinkafi LGA in Zamfara State. The attack affected 826 individuals and displaced 824 individuals to the community Galadima in Shinkafi South of Shinkafi LGA. As a result of the attack, 2 fatalities and 10 injuries were reported.