SIX DIE AS FLOODS RAVAGE JIGAWA STATE
Written by Kayode Sanni on September 20, 2022
The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), have reported six more deaths as a result of the floods that have continued to wreak havoc on communities in the north-western state.
This comes barely three days after police authorities in Jigawa said 29 other people lost their lives to flood-related incidents.
As of Tuesday, the state has lost 98 residents to the ravaging floods.
The Chairman of (SEMA), SANI BABURA, who confirmed the six new deaths lamented that flooding in the state has reached an alarming stage.
He stated that the number of communities affected by the floods was on a daily increase, a development he said has made the situation more aggravated.