For the first time, a Médecins Sans Frontières team went to Dikwa, a town 90km from Maiduguri in Borno State, northeast Nigeria, to carry out a nutrition assessment on children under the age of 5 years. There are around 70,000 displaced people living in Dikwa, some of whom have have been living in Boko Haram controlled areas until very recently. The team recorded a 13% rate of severe malnutrition amongst those screened. July 2016