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Nine out of the 275 rescued Sambisa victims have had surgery as 90 children can't find parents

The Director General of National Emergency Management Agency NEMA Mr Sani Sidi  has visited 22 rescued  Boko Haram victims from Sambisa forest who were receiving treatment at the Federal Medical central Yola.

Nine of the victims   underwent successful surgical operation as a result of  bullet wounds sustained in Boko Haram attack. They  were in crucial condition when the military authority handed them to NEMA.

The DG who was accompanied by the United Nation Coordinator in Nigeria Mr Dauda Taure and the Deputy Governor of Adamawa State Alh Saadi MC Tahir, donated drugs to the FMC management for their up keeps and treatment.

He promised the victims that the Federal Government will do everything humanly possible to ensure that they are given quality treatment in the hospital.

The management of the FMC led by Professor Awwal Abubakar briefed the team that 9 women were seriously wounded by bullets and bomb blast which have been operated upon.

He disclosed the remaining patients are children who had been malnourished  as result of hunger and starvation.

Earlier the DG and his entourage had visited Malkohi camp where he gave directives that tailors should be contracted  to sew clothes  for the 275 victims  hosted in the camp.

Sidi, promised the victims that the federal government would continued to sustain food facilities in the camp through NEMA and other agencies to enable the victims recovered before reintegrating with their families.

The United Nations coordinator also directed UNICEF to provide good sanitation at the camp in order to avoid open defecation by children as this may cause an outbreak of disease at the camp.

The NEMA coordinator in Adamawa State Mr Saad Bello disclosed that 90 children among the victims do no have parents.