Nigeria — Transhumance Tracking Tool Report — Early Warning Dashboard 13 (May 2023)




DTM Nigeria,
Period Covered
May 01 2023
May 31 2023
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Event Tracking

To better understand trends in transhumance movements, assess the impact of conflicts, mitigate transhumant herders and sedentary farmers’ conflicts in Adamawa and Taraba states in Nigeria, the Transhumance Tracking Tools, as a component of the IOM's Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) and supported by a network of community key informants, operationalised the Early Warning System in 5 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Adamawa state out of the selected 9 LGAs in 2 states (7 and 2 LGAs of Adamawa and Taraba state respectively).

The triangulated alerts comprise 193 (95%) event alerts across 41 wards and 11 (5%) movement alerts across the Adamawa state including the 5 project operationalised LGAs. The largest number of reported alerts is in Lamurde LGA (32%) followed by Demsa LGA (29%), Girei (16%), Numan LGA (13%) and Mayo-Belwa LGA (10%). The disaggregated alerts show the highest reported event alerts in Gereng ward (8%), Bille ward (7%) and Waduku ward (7%) located respectively in Girei, Demsa and Lamurde LGAs.