Fire Destroys 700 Houses in Borno IDPs Camp

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No fewer than 700 houses were destroyed by fire in an Internally Displaced Persons camps at Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State.
The Secretary of the Council, Mohammed Lawan-Sheriff, made the disclosure in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria NAN in Yarwa.
Lawan-Sheriff said that dozens of households in the camp were displaced during the fire outbreak, which started at about 11a.m. on Tuesday and lasted for several hours.
He said the combined efforts of the IDPs, Civilian Joint Task Force, security agencies and other good Samaritans brought the situation under control.
The secretary explained that the council and other partners were working to address the humanitarian situation at the camps.

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