Millions of Nigerians displaced by Boko Haram risk statelessness, UN warns

Published: 9/May/2017
Source: Vanguard

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees, UNHCR, Regional Representative for West Africa, Liz Ahua, has said massive displacement in Nigeria’s North-East zone posed great dangers of statelessness for victims. Ahua, who stated this at the opening ceremony of a three-day ministerial meeting on the Adoption of the Regional Plan of Action to Eradicate Statelessness in West Africa on Sunday in Banjul,

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Themes: Identity Documents, Birth Registration, ID Documents and Passports, Statelessness
Regions: West Africa, Nigeria
Year: 2017