Tuface pledges to donate music’s proceeds to UNHCR for IDPs, refugees



tune icon, innocent Idibia, popularly referred to as Tuface, has pledged to donate the proceeds from his tune to the UN high fee for Refugees (UNHCR), Nigeria, to help Internally Displaced folks (IDPs).

Tuface, who's the Chairman of the Tuface basis, made the pledge on Thursday whilst he visited the UNHCR office in Abuja.

He said that his basis might donate 60 in keeping with cent of the proceeds from his tune committed to Refugees and Internally Displaced folks (IDPs).


Tuface stated that the track, which might be released in commemoration of the sector Refugees Day on June 20, is part of his contribution to alleviating the plights of the IDPs.

“i've determined to commit my time, sources and my voice to aid the UNHCR on this big endeavor of alleviating the sufferings of displaced persons.
“on the June twentieth which is the world refugees’ day, i am going to be commissioning a music and this track might be monetized.

“60 according to cent of the proceeds might be donated to the UNHCR to in addition its humanitarian attempt to assuaging the plights of refugees and IDPs.

“We need human beings to join on this campaign via downloading the song to apply it as their ring tones, caller lower back tones.

“This download, which would value between N50 to N100, is an possibility for every Nigerian to contribute of their personal little ways to the path of helping displaced folks,’’ Tuface said.

The track icon stressed the want to create greater cognizance for human beings to apprehend the value of the forced displacement and struggling of the IDPs and refugees so that you can do extra to assist them.

Tuface said, “it is very disheartening to be stranded in your private home, many humans who've no longer been hit directly downplay the situation’’.

He recommended the Nigerian government, UNHCR, global and local firms and kind hearted individuals who have contributed in helping the displaced men and women.

In her remarks, Mrs Bridgette Mukanga-Eno, Deputy representative, protection, UNHCR, Nigeria, favored the Tuface foundation for helping UNHCR in its intervention within the North-East.
She stated that the collaboration with the Tuface foundation began ultimate 12 months but changed into concretize in February whilst the organization obtained a donation from the foundation to assist its activities within the North-East.

Mukanga-Eno said that the contributions from the Tuface foundation have really helped in supporting the IDPs, especially in developing livelihood sports for them.

She said that the business enterprise evolved vocational facilities which includes mechanic trainings, iron bending, carpentry for the guys and stitching for the girls amongst others.

She said that the Nigerian authorities via applicable Ministries, branch and groups (MDAs) has done plenty in helping the IDPs but plenty still need to be achieved to deal with the large humanitarian crises in the North-East.

Mukanga-Eno stated that the meals scarcity is overwhelming and isn't always sufficient for the over 1.8 million IDPs, pronouncing that the influx of over 19,000 Nigerian refugees from Niger, Chad and Cameroon has made it worse.

She called for extra guide to cater for the IDPs and returnees inside the areas of safety, food, livelihood, healthcare, schooling amongst others.

The information organisation of Nigeria (NAN) reports that in February, Tuface donated N3.5 million to the UNHCR to assist its humanitarian intervention to the displaced people in the North-East.

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