The National President of Southern Kaduna People’s Union, SOKAPU Mr. John Asake has called on Governments and other spirited individuals to intensify their support for the internally displaced persons, IDPs across the country to alleviate their suffering.
Mr. Asake made the call during the inauguration of the first phase of the southern Kaduna Resilience Fund, SKARF Project and musical Concert Organised by House of Justice, HOJ at the Gonin gora IDPs Camp Kaduna State- Nigeria.
The SOKAPU national president expressed worry over the challenges of insecurity that have left many Nigerians helpless in the IDP camps across the country and appealed that Governments should step up in the areas of security and welfare which he said were the constitutional rights of citizens.
He pointed out that, all hands must be on desk starting from the individuals, Organizations and government toward addressing their psycho-Social needs as well as possible resettlement to their original communities across the country.
Responding, the Chief Executive Officer, House of Justice Kaduna. Barr. Gloria Ballason, Said the Commissioned Projects at the Gonin gora IDPS Camp which included a school and Vocational Training Centre was part of her Corporate Social Responsibilities for IDPs in Southern Kaduna.
MS. Gloria said the programme which was majorly the inauguration of the SKARF Projects and Concerts was to strengthened their capacity with a view to restoring dignity and hope to enable them stand future challenges.
The CEO, House of Justice explained that as a corporate Organization, it was their duty to stand with the IDPs in the time of need to enable the women and children who have been pulled out of their original homes have access to vocation as well as education to enhance their living condition.
She Called on Corporate Organizations to help provide succour to the IDPs across the country, adding that businesses were essentially about people and not just profit making ventures.