Relief workers in Nigeria are struggling to cope with a new wave of fleeing Southern Cameroons refugees
Ever since Acting President Sisiku Ayuk Tabe declared an independent ‘Ambazonia’ state in southern Cameroon, tens of thousands have fled violence into Nigeria and relief workers are struggling to keep up.
Relief workers in southern Nigeria are struggling to cope with a new wave of refugees fleeing Cameroon.
Fighting began in October when Southern Cameroonians declared an independent state they call “Ambazonia” which was formerly known as British Southern Cameroons.
Since the fighting started, an estimated 30,000 have been crossing the border into Nigeria and more arriving as the violence continues.
Culled from Aljazeera