The lifesaving power of cash

When you ask Zulyatu what her family needs most after being displaced by Boko Haram, the answer comes to her lips instantly: abinci, the Hausa word for food. “We cannot do anything,” Zulyatu says. “We are very hungry and we don’t have anything to eat.” Zulyatu’s father died during a […]

Nigeria: Providing safety during conflict

Millions of people in Nigeria’s north-east were displaced due to Boko Haram violence, now in its seventh year. More than 1 million people moved within the most affected areas in Borno state, while others fled further afield seeking a better life and safety from conflict. The National Emergency Management Agency […]