General

Nigeria: Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Emergency Tracking Tool (ETT) Report: No. 159 (17 – 23 February 2020)

During 17 23 February 2020 a total of 3067 movements were recorded composed of 2151 arrivals and 916 departures. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Maiduguri Metropolitan Council Askira/Uba Bama Damboa Dikwa Gwoza Konduga Mobbar and Ngala Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Borno State. Arrivals were also recorded in Demsa Fufore Girei Gombi Hong Madagali Mayo-Belwa Michika Mubi North Mubi South Numan Song and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa State. Departures were recorded in Askira/Uba and Kala/Balge LGAs of Borno State. Departures were also recorded in Demsa Fufore Girei Gombi Hong Madagali Michika Mubi North Mubi South Numan Song and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa State.

ETT assessments identified the following movement triggers: conflict/attack (40%) poor living conditions (37%) voluntary relocation (12%) improved security (4%) fear of attack (3%) Military operations (2%) and involuntary relocation (2%).

Source: International Organization for Migration