Twenty-five babies born at a displaced person camp in Jigawa state

Twenty-five babies were born at a displaced person camp in Karnaya Community in Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa state.

The Karnaya is one of the communities washed away by the flood.
Residents said over five hundred structures were destroyed by the flood, forcing the entire community to relocate to uncompleted filling stations and a school in the community.

One of the leaders of the displaced people, Mr. FalaluAdo, Journalist that they have been abandoned by the government since they relocated to the camp as women have given birth in the camp without being attended to by trained health personnel.