IOM manages the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) in Nigeria and other countries around the world, to support humanitarian communities with data on displacement and mobility.
During the period of 16 – 22 December 2019, a total of 1,600 movements were recorded, which composed of 1,258 arrivals and 342 departures.
Following attacks by armed groups on 22 and 23 December 2019 in the village of Dabalami, located in an island of the lac Tchad, in the département of Mamdi (sous-préfecture of Kangalam), 73 households of 500 individuals from Kofia Almé, Bourni Goni, Sinakka and
The crisis currently affecting the Lake Chad Basin states results from a complex combination of factors, including conflict with Non-State Armed Groups, extreme poverty, underdevelopment and a changing climate, which together have triggered significant displacement of populations.
During the period of 9 – 15 December 2019, a total of 2,721 movements were recorded, which composed of 2,117 arrivals and 604 departures.