UN resumes humanitarian activities in Borno


The United Nations says it will resume humanitarian activities in the north-eastern part of the country affected by insurgency.

Malam Isa Gusau, the Special Adviser on Communication to Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno, announced this in a statement in Maiduguri on Saturday.

He noted that the UN humanitarian office in Maiduguri had on Aug. 11, announced the suspension of its humanitarian operations after a misunderstanding with the military.

He said the governor had earlier contacted the UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed and informed her of the development.(NAN)