Yambio, 1st July 2017. The Humanitarian Assistant Department of the Catholic Diocese of Tombura/Yambio distributes food items to internal displaced people in Riimenze.
Fr John Ngbapia Bakiri, Diocesan Director of Catholic Organization for Development and Peace, urges IDPs to pray for the situation they are in and embrace peace among themselves.
Some IDPs expressed their happiness to the leadership of the Catholic Diocese of Tombura/Yambio everywhere they go.
Others IDPs mention some challenges they are facing including lack of clothes and shelter among others.
Bishop Barani Eduardo Hiiboro appreciated IDPs for keeping peace in their camps.
He advises husbands to stop violence against women and respect them because they help in the family in so many ways.
Bishop Hiiboro encourages IDPs to be independent by struggling to plant some crops around their compounds.
He appeals to parents to send their children to school though they are in difficult situation because they are future leaders.