Adamawa IDPs in Camps: Tip of an iceberg!

1 2 3 4 5 6 I was born and brought up in Mubi, the hub of the northen Adamawa Senatorial district. An antient town with rich historic trade ties linked to as far as Central Africa and directly supporting the commercial city of Kano. Its cosmopolitanism afforded us unique opportunities of understanding the meaning of globalisation from birth. With education and further exposure to the outside world, I still hold the dream that this now fast growing town will...

Read More →

Adamawa State Humanitarian Response

Health Profile of Adamawa State Adamawa state is situated in North Eastern Nigeria. It has a landmass of 36,917 square kilometres. The state has 21 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and a 2016 projected population of approximately 4.1 million people. Yola is the administrative headquarters. The state has 1,032 primary health clinics, 17 secondary care centres, 2 tertiary hospitals and a handful private health facilities. In 2014, the Health indicators were as follows: Infant mortality rate (IMR) of was 115/1000 live births, under...

Read More →