Nigeria — Emergency Tracking Tool Report 244 (04 - 10 October 2021)

DTM Nigeria,
Period Covered
Oct 04 2021
Oct 10 2021
  • Event Tracking
  • Mobility Tracking


Between 4 and 10 October 2021, a total of 3,588 movements were recorded in the states of Adamawa and Borno. The recorded movements consisted of 2,791 arrivals and 681 departures. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Askira/Uba, Bama, Biu, Damboa, Gwoza, Hawul, Monguno and Ngala Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the most conflict-affected state of Borno and in Demsa, Fufore, Girei, Gombi, Hong, Lamurde, Madagali, Maiha, Michika, Mubi North, Mubi South, Numan, Song, Yola North, and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa. Departures were recorded in Askira/Uba LGA of Borno, and Demsa, Fufore, Girei, Hong, Madagali, Maiha, Mubi North, Mubi South, Song, and Yola South LGAs of Adamawa. ETT assessments identified the following movement triggers: voluntary relocation (1,743 individuals or 49%), poor living conditions (815 individuals or 23%), improved security (703 individuals or 20%), conflict/attack (155 individuals or 4%), involuntary relocation (75 individuals or 2%), seasonal farming (51 individuals or 1%) and military operations (46 individuals or 1%).