Sahel operation | Diffa Situation (Niger) As of 15 August 2013

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 15 Aug 2013 View Original

Situation overview

Since May 2013, Southeastern Niger (Diffa region) has witnessed an influx of an estimated 13,500 displaced persons from Northern Nigeria following the declaration of the state of emergency in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States in Nigeria on 14 May 2013. The displaced population is seeking shelter in the families and villages of Niger.