A torrential rain on Monday caused damages in Doemak and Bwall towns of Qua’an pan Local Government Area (LGA) of Plateau State, washing away bridges. This follows the report of floods that wreaked havoc in Yelwa town of Shendam Local Government Area of the state on Sunday. Flood wreaks havoc in Plateau community NEMA raises […]
Emergency officials in Lagos Tuesday morning intensified search for a missing 17-year-old girl, simply identified as Ayisat, who was reportedly washed away after Monday’s downpour. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, was alerted of the incident after torrential rains. ‘How flood swept away my husband’ ‘Relocate from flood-prone areas’ The teenager was declared missing […]
Residents of flood prone areas of Rivers have been thrown into panic following prediction and warning by the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, that 18 local governments areas of the state will suffer from flooding as the raining season progresses this year.
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Adamawa State Police Command urges people living in riverine communities to relocate before Saturday, Sept. 15 to avoid impending flood.
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IN one of his numerous hit albums, Expensive Shit, released in 1975, late Afro-Beat King, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, sang that water had no enemy. In a long melodious and soul-stirring lyrics, Fela justified why water has no enemy. Till the date, and 43 years after, the song has remained evergreen.
The Otuoke-Onuebum Road in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State has been taken over by flood.
The prediction of imminent flood by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NIMET, in 26 states of the federation this year has begun to manifest as two local government areas in Niger state have been ravaged by flood in the last three days. The flood has rendered hundreds homeless from their communities. Report claims the affected local […]
A heavy windstorm in Tundun Yan-Dogo village of Dange-Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto on Saturday also destroyed filling stations, cars and uprooted some poles in the community.