Appeals & Response Plans
- Nigeria: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Sep 2017
- Nigeria: Floods - Aug 2017
- Nigeria: Hepatitis E Outbreak - Jun 2017
- Nigeria: Cholera Outbreak - Jun 2017
- Nigeria: Meningitis Outbreak - Mar 2017
- West Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- Nigeria: Lassa Fever Outbreak - Dec 2016
- Nigeria: Measles Outbreak - Oct 2016
- Nigeria: Polio Outbreak - Aug 2016
- Benin/Nigeria/Togo: Lassa Fever Outbreak - Jan 2016
Maps & Infographics
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In the reporting Week 23 (June 4-10, 2018) five new confirmediI cases were reported from Edo(4) and Ondo(1) state with one death recorded in Edo state
From 1st January to 10th June 2018, a total of 1999 suspectedi cases have been reported from 21 states. Of these, 437 were confirmed positive, 10 are probable, 1552 negative (not a case)
Since the onset of the 2018 outbreak, there have been 109 deaths in confirmed cases and 10 in probable cases. Case Fatality Rate in confirmed cases is 24.9% -Table 1
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is monitoring the Cholera situation through the Technical Working Group (TWG) in collaboration with key agencies and partners; National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Fed. Ministry of Water Resources (FMWR), FMEnv, MSF and World Health Organization (WHO). ￼
Since the beginning of 2018, a total of 5,607 suspected cases have been reported from nine States (Adamawa, Anambra, Bauchi, Borno, Kano, Nasarawa, Plateau, Yobe and Zamfara).
In this reporting week 28th May – 3 rd June, 2018 o Sixty nine (69) suspected cases reported from 19 states from NCDC Central Public Health Laboratory (CPHL) Lagos and Maitama District Hospital Laboratory o No new in-country presumptive positives in the reporting week o No new confirmed case from Dakar in the reporting week o Last presumptive positive case in the Nigerian lab was 10-May-18 o Last IP Dakar confirmed case from Nigeria was on 15-May-2018 SUMMARY OF OUTBREAK
In the reporting Week 22 (May 28- June 03, 2018) one new confirmediI case was reported from Edo state
From 1st January to 3rd June 2018, a total of 1982 suspectedi cases have been reported from 21 states. Of these, 432 were confirmed positive, 10 are probable, 1540 negative (not a case)
Since the onset of the 2018 outbreak, there have been 108 deaths in confirmed cases and 10 in probable cases. Case Fatality Rate in confirmed cases is 25%
Displacement in north-east Nigeria increased by 6% increase since February, bringing the total number of IDPs to nearly 1.9 million (a level last seen in October 2016). While Borno state continues to host the highest number of IDPs (more than 1.4 million), the steepest increase in IDPs was observed in Yobe (19% increase).
14,000 mt of food assistance distributed
USD 4.2 m cash-based transfers made
USD 21.45 m six months (May-October 2018) shortfall for the Nigeria component of EMOP 200777
1.24 m people assisted in April 2018
• In April, both directly and through partnerships, WFP provided food and nutrition assistance to 1.24 million people in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa.
• WFP supported 327,278 young children and women under its preventative nutrition approach activities in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states.
• For the first time, WFP started providing in-kind food assistance in Kala Balge LGA and Kukawa LGA.
• In April, WFP provided assistance to over 5,000 new arrivals were reported in Bama, Banki, Ngala, Pulka and Dikwa.
With the onset of the rainy season in Borno State, strong winds and sandstorms have wreaked varying degrees of damage to infrastructures at displacement sites, including camps and camp-like settings. It has been observed that heavy wind storms which usually precede rain falls in north-east Nigeria frequently cause damage to properties, especially emergency shelters and tents (self-made and constructed) built to support the affected population in north-east Nigeria.
In the reporting Week 19 (May 07-13, 2018) five new confirmediI cases were reported from three states -Edo(1), Ebonyi (1) and Ondo (3) with one new death in Ondo state
From 1st January to 13th May 2018, a total of 1914 suspectedi cases have been reported from 21 states. Of these, 428 were confirmed positive, 10 are probable, 1468 negative (not a case) and 8 samples are awaiting laboratory result (pending)
In the reporting Week 18 (April 30-May 06, 2018) three new confirmediI cases were reported from two states -Edo(2) and Ebonyi (1) with no new death.
From 1st January to 6 th May 2018, a total of 1894 suspectedi cases have been reported from 21 states. Of these, 423 were confirmed positive, 10 are probable, 1460 are negative (not a case) and 1 is awaiting laboratory result (pending)
Nigerian refugees displaced by the insurgency in Cameroon, Chad and Niger as of 30 April 2018 (or latest figures available).
Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the region displaced by the insurgency (or latest figures available)
USD 161.1 M
requested for the Nigeria situation (Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, including support costs)
Funding gap 89%
UNHCR appreciates the contribution of EUR300,000 by the European Commission's department for overseas humanitarian aid (ECHO) towards the response to the Cameroon refugee situation in Nigeria.
NCFRMI and UNHCR completed registration in Sardauna LGA, Taraba state on 20 April bringing the total figures of Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria to 21,291. In Boki LGA, Cross River, seven new villages are reportedly hosting an unverified number of new refugees. UNHCR and NCFRMI are planning registration missions to the said villages.
The Emergency Telecommunications Sector (ETS) deployed vital communications services at the humanitarian hub in Damasak.
The ETS prepositioned Internet and security telecommunications equipment in Banki, where the next humanitarian hub will be established.
The ETS is working with local Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to evaluate the technical feasibility of a Closed User Group (CUG) to enhance communication among humanitarians.
Summary of Movements
Arrivals: 5,777 individuals Departures: 441 individuals
2017 IN REVIEW
The Round XXII Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) assessment by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) aims to improve understanding of the scope of internal displacements, returns and the needs of aﬀected populations in conﬂict-aﬀected states of north-eastern Nigeria. The report covers the period of 18 March to 18 April and reﬂects trends from the six states most aﬀected by displacement: Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe.
Summary of Movements
Arrivals: 4,929 individuals
Departures: 481 individuals