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5 500 displaced by Plateau attacks

19 July 2012, 07:30

 The International Committee of Red Cross has said that some 5 500 people have been displaced by the attacks in Plateau, Vanguard reports.

According to the report, a large amount of the now displaced inhabitants of Plateau left their homes without taking anything with them and are now in dire need of food, water and other basic items.

The report also states that president Goodluck Jonathan has ended the state of emergency rule in 15 local government areas which in the past have been the victims of security crisises.

For more details, visit Vanguard.


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