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 19 - 25 September 2020, 150 movements were observed at Nine Points of Entries in Adamawa and Borno states. Of the total movements recorded, 58 were incoming from Extreme Nord in Cameroon and 11 from N’Djamena in Chad Republic.
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:
- International Organization for Migration
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