The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Development fund and King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre yesterday donated food items and relief materials worth $10m to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria says Leadership Newspaper
The minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali stated this yesterday at the Ministry of Defence headquarters, Abuja when he played host to a Saudi high powered delegation from King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre and also Saudi Arabia Development Fund.
He said Nigeria also requires support from other countries in the fight against Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, especially in the provision of military hardware, intelligence sharing and in the area training.
He commended the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for its intervention in Nigeria in the provision of various humanitarian needs such as relief materials, food aid, health services, supporting education and providing means of decent living for displaced people affected by crises.
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