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07 Jul 2017 description

The security situation in south-eastern Niger remains a challenge for humanitarian actors. According to the government, nine young men were killed, one injured while, for the first time, 37 minors including 26 girls and 11 boys were kidnaped together following an attack perpetrated by alleged Boko Haram members in Ngalewa village, located at 7 km East of Kablewa town in Nguigmi Department, on 2th of July. As of 10 May, more than 247, 000 people were still displaced in the Diffa region.

19 Jun 2017 description

Persistent instability in northern Mali, Boko Haram-related violence and insecurity in north-east Nigeria, and the impact of the conflict in the neighbouring Central African Republic continue to cause massive population displacements and hinder the return of displaced people to their homes. More than five million people across the Sahel region are facing the consequences of forced displacement.

08 Jun 2017 description

The security situation in south-eastern Niger remains a challenge for humanitarian actors. A slight increase in the number of attacks involving Boko Haram in the region has been observed with a total of nine attacks reported in May compared to six in April. Humanitarian access is sometimes limited along the Komadougou River following attacks or during military interventions. As of 31 May, more than 247, 000 people were still displaced in the Diffa region while 5,440 displaced people have returned to Bosso according to the regional authorities.