Group Donates Mobility Carts to Boko Haram Victims


Michael Olugbode in Maiduguri

Bruderhilfe Social Development Initiative Foundation has donated mobility carts to 100 physically challenged internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Borno State.

Bruderhilfe, a German non-governmental organisation, has said most of the most of the 100 physically challenged beneficiaries were disabled by various injuries they suffered in the decade old Boko Haram crisis in the North East.

The President of the foundation, Mrs. Mary Bamigbe-Bruder presented the tricycles to the physically challenged cripples at the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) Office, Maiduguri recently.

At the presentation, Bamigbe-Bruder said associates from Germany and the United States assisted the foundation in collaboration with the Nigerian Embassy in Germany, Centre for Poverty Reduction and the Borno State SEMA).

She explained that the 100 physically challenged persons “were assisted with a utility tricycle each and some cash…

Source: Thisday Newspaper