No fewer than 18,406 persons have been displaced by flood in 14 Local Government Areas of the Borno State. The Director-General, State Emergency Management Agency YABAWA KOLO, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen in Maiduguri. She said the affected persons including women and children had been displaced by flood occasioned by heavy rainfall recorded […]

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 […]

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned that 2022 flood disaster may be worse than that of 2012. The Director General of NEMA, MUSTAPHA AHMED, disclosed this at a strategic workshop with stakeholders on disaster risk reduction and management held in Abuja. AHMED said that more than 300 people have so far been killed […]

The death toll from the floods in Jigawa State has risen to 51 as residents continue to recover from the havoc wreaked by the disaster. Executive Secretary of the Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, SANI YUSUF, confirmed this to newsmen in Dutse, the state capital. He noted that about 2,051 people have been displaced […]

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