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North East Nigeria: COVID-19 Point of Entry Dashboard 18 (12 - 18 September 2020)

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IOM DTM in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the state Ministry of Health have been conducting monitoring of individuals moving into Nigeria's conflict-affected northeastern states of Adamawa and Borno under pillar four (Points of entry) of COVID 19 preparedness and response planning guidelines.

During the period 12 - 18 September 2020, 199 movements were observed at Fifteen Points of Entries in Adamawa and Borno states. Of the total movements recorded, 34 were incoming from Extreme Nord and 3 from Nord in Cameroon.

A range of data was collected during the assessment to better inform on migrants’ nationalities, gender, reasons for moving, mode of transportation and timeline of movement as shown in Figures 1 to 4 below: