Nigeria: Humanitarian Overview (as of 30 September 2014)


Key Drivers of the Crisis

  • Flooding and insecurity resulted in disruption of agricultural production and markets, leading to increase in food prices.

  • Escalation of violence in the North East leading to displacement.

  • About 9.5 million people affected by natural disaster and conflict including insurgency and subsequent state of emergency in N.E. Nigeria, access to basic services seriously hampered.


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