Borno: Zulum distributes 447 houses, food items to IDPs in Dalori 

The Borno state governor, Babagana Umara Zulum,  weekend distributed 447 resettlement housing, food items and other basic necessities to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Dalori community in Konduga local government council.

The Borno state government constructed the houses to resettle families dislodged by the Boko Haram insurgency.

The newly resettled community has been provided with a hospital, school and water facilities.

The resettled IDPs were drawn from two locations: 197 households from Kawar Maila camp and 250 families from Dalori town.

Each of the 447 households, comprising about 2,500 family members received food items, mats, blankets and clothing materials.

Gov. Zulum said the state government has provided essential humanitarian support to the returnees to enable them start life afresh. 

He added that his administration will also provide agricultural kits and entrepreneurship support for the returnees to have sustainable livelihood sources.

Since 2019, the Zulum-led administration has resettled over one million IDPs and constructed over 10,000 resettlement houses across 20 locations.