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Edo IDP Camp To Release 15 Medical Doctors, Appeal For More Assistance

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By: Fortune Oyem

The internally displaced persons IDP camp in Uhogua Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State says fifteen Medical Doctors who are products of the IDP camp Will be released to the society in the year, 2024.

Coordinator of the Camp, Pastor Solomon Aburimeh Folorunsho stated this in an interview with Newsmen in Benin City, Edo State.

Pastor Solomon Aburimeh Folorunsho who appreciated well Meaning Nigerians for coming to the aid of the internally displaced persons in the camp appealed for more support this yuletide.

“I want to encourage people to come and interact with the IDPs and whatever you have come and share with them.Right now we have over 200 hundred of them in various Universities. We are giving them education, we have first class graduates among them Law, Nursing and Midwifery, Engineering, among others. Next year by God grace we are going to release fifteen medical doctors to the society that some of you are going to meet in the Hospitals. Together we are creating something good out of their life. Think about this if we have Left them, they would probably be criminals in the streets.”

On his first, an IDP, a first class graduate of Chemical Engineering, of the 2022- 2023 Academic session of Edo state University, Uzaire, Amos Ishiaku said they celebrate the Yuletide on what they have and what people donate.

He appealed to Stakeholders to come to their assistance in the provision of food stuffs and scholarship for the IDP Students in the camp.

“The major challenge here is food.we need food, and those of us that in scholarship we need assistance, as there are some of us here who are yet to pay their school fees.”

Another IDP of the camp, and one of the best law graduate of 2022-2023 Academic session, Edo State University Uzaire, Ruficatu Ali who has been in the camp since 2014, said her coming to the IDP camp, encouraged her to School.

She appreciated well Meaning Nigerians for coming to their support and appealed for support from relevant stakeholders for some of them the law graduates to go to law school.

The internally displaced persons at the IDP camp in Uhogua Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State are victims of the BoKo Haram insurgency from Adamawa, Borno and other North Eastern states of Nigeria.

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