KSRelief Distributes Second Batch of Food Aid to Displaced in Nigeria's the Northeastern States

Saturday 1440/5/6 - 2019/01/12
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Abuja, January 12, 2019, SPA -- Upon the directive of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers, and Minister of Defense to allocate $ 10 million in food aid to support displaced people in Nigeria, the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center distributed more than 2,100 tons of foodstuffs yesterday, representing the second batch of aid packages for displaced people in Borno and Yobe states in the northeast of Nigeria.
The distribution of this aid coincides with the renewed displacement of the northeastern states of Nigeria recently as a result of increased attacks by terrorism.
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