VSF assesses damages in Geidam after insurgents attack



The Victims Support Fund (VSF) has assessed damages caused by the recent attack in Geidam Local Government Area of Yobe by insurgents.

Prof. Nana Tanko, the Executive Director VSF, who made known while briefing newsmen Wednesday in Geidam, said the assessment was help the VSF render appropriate support for the victims.

She said the exercise was based the directives of the VSF Chairman, Theophilus Danjuma, who also condemned the act and sympathised the victims.

The director said that the assessment team visited some camps in Gashua indemnify their needs, the  Army in Geidam and General Hospital where the insurgents stole some drugs.

She added that the team also paid sympathy visit the District Head of Geidam and interacted community members who have already returned to their homes.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the VSF team was accompanied by of Yobe Emergency Management Agency. (NAN)