Adamawa State House of Assembly has enacted a law establishing an agency that will oversee the rehabilitation and reconstruction of areas bedeviled by Boko Haram insurgency.
The agency which will be funded by the state government will also oversee the rehabilitation of persons traumatised by the Boko Haram insurgents.
In the wake of the insurrection of the insurgents, seven local government areas of the state were affected by the Boko Haram insurgency which the law sought to rehabilitate.
The affected local government areas comprised
Madagali, Michika, Mubi North, Mubi South, Maiha,Hong, and Gombi.
The law which was sponsored by the chief whip of the assembly, Hassan Barguma was passed following consideration and approval of a report on the bill by the House Committee on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).