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FG to resettle IDPs soon, says Refugees Commission boss

THE Federal Commissioner in charge of the National Commission for Refugee, Migrants and IDP’s, Sen Basheer G. Muhammed, said at the weekend that the federal government was working hard to relocate all Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to a more comfortable place.

The federal commissioner spoke when he visited the Durumi, Abuja camp of the Internally Displaced Person as part of his 53 birthday celebration.
There has been growing concerns from persons living in various IDP camps across the country, who desire to be properly settled in places where they can live responsible lives

“Government is trying very hard and soon, they will be out of here. My family and friends thought we should come here and be with our people and I thank the almighty Allah for His blessings.” he said.
Public Relations Officer of the camp, Umar Gola, thanked the commission for its kind gestures, tasked the FCT Minister, Mallam Muhammed Bello, to reconsider the ban on motorcycle operators as it has negative impact on the operators who are mostly in the camp.
We have over 600 young men who are doing motorcycle business in the town. But with the ban, i thing we are creating more problems.”