By Achadu Gabriel
Kaduna- A pregnant woman has died during child labour in an internally displaced people, IDP, camp located in the Assembly of God church premises in Gonin Gora, in kaduna State.
She died on Saturday in one of seven IDP camps occupied by Gbagy people displaced from their various villages in Chikun local government area of kaduna state.
The Director of the camps, Rev. Kanu Bulus who disclosed this when the leaders of South_ West, Esst, South-South and Middle Belt forum paid condolence visit to the IDP and donated some relief materials, said the displaced persons had finished 3 bags of Gari with water when they came newly.
He said he was rushing to the market to buy something to cook food for them, but expressed dismay that they finished three bags of powdered Gari by sooking in water before he retured back because of hunger.
Rev. Bulus who spoke through the master of the ceremony, MC, and spokesman of Southern people’s union, SOKAPU, Luka Binniyat, however appealed for more support for the IDPs, during an interview with newsmen.
He explained that over 300 people are in IDP across the seven camps, adding that burial mass for the decease pregnant woman was in progress when Southern/Middle Belt forun leaders paid the condolence visit.
The President of SOKAPU, Hon. Jonathan Asake seriously condoled with the IDPs and urged them to still exercise patient as the body is doing everything human possible to support them. End
Women and children in IDP camp in Gonin Gora in kaduna on Saturday when Southern/Middle Belt forum donated relief materials.