OCHA Nigeria Yobe State Weekly Situation Report No. 2

Highlights • The security situation in Geidam and Yunusari Local Government Areas (LGAs) relatively improved this week following the return of security forces (SF) to Kanamma town and increased presence of SF in Geidam town. This has encouraged more returns of internally displaced persons (IDPs) to their homes in the two towns. • Yobe State Ministry of Health has started to roll out the second round of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign, targeting 26,029 health and frontline workers who were vaccinated in March and April 2021. • The police have reported the arrest of a civilian suspected to have contaminated water in nine shallow wells used by nomads and the local community in Kasseisa village, seven kilometers on the southern outskirts of Damaturu town.


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