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Katsina: Flood disaster rendered persons homeless

2021 rainfall: Lagos issues flash flood alert

…Urges residents in coastal areas to relocate, predicts 261 days of rainfall By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Government, yesterday, predicted high intensity of rainfall of 261 days this year, with attendant flooding across the state, even as it directed residents in coastal and low-lying wetland areas of the state to move upland to avert needless
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Flood control: Jigawa Govt inaugurates 9-member committee

Alhaji Adamu Fanini, Secretary to the Jigawa State Government (SSG), has disclosed that the government had inaugurated a nine-member flood control committee, with a mandate to assist in mitigating the menace of flooding in the state. A statement issued in Dutse, on Monday, by Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim, the spokesperson, office of the SSG, quoted Fanini
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Unholy alliance between FG and Miyetti Allah could lead to break-up of Nigeria like Sudan & South Sudan — ECWA Church warns

Nigeria now well equipped to forecast flood, mitigate effects, says CSSTE boss,Agbaje

  By Joseph Erunke   ABUJA-THE Executive Director, Centre for Space Science and Technology Education,CSSTE, Dr. Ganiyu Agbaje,Tuesday, said Nigeria has improved on its possession of requisite equipments to better forecast flood, thereby mitigating the effects. To this end,he expressed optimism that the negative socioeconomic impacts of flooding in the country would henceforth be mitigated through effective and
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Floods killed 68, displaced 129, 000 in 35 states, FCT, in 2020 — NEMA

NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Delta

National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, yesterday, began distribution of relief items to victims of 2020 flood disaster in Ndokwa East and Ndokwa West Local Government Areas of Delta. The exercise was flagged off at Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Governnent Area, by Director-General of NEMA, Air Vice Marshal Muhammed Mohammadu (retd). The NEMA Edo Operations Office
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FG commissions flood control, road upgrade project In Taraba

The federal government on Tuesday, commissioned flood control and swamp upgrading/road improvement works at Ibbi road in Wukari, Taraba State. The projects are among the 18  ecological intervention projects awarded by President Muhammadu Buhari with aim of controlling menace of flood and erosion. The projects which was carried out by the Ecological Fund Office, and
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Katsina: Flood disaster rendered persons homeless

Flood displaces over 20,000 families in Anambra

…As group calls for dredging of River Niger By Chimaobi Nwaiwu The Federal Government has been asked to commence the dredging of the River Niger and also step up measures to mitigate flood menace and save over twenty  thousand families who have been sacked by flood menace in Anambra State. The call was made yesterday
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EU provides $471,000 to assist flood victims in Cambodia

The European Union (EU), is providing 400,000 euros ($471,000) to assist flood-hit families in Cambodia, said a press release on Wednesday. The aid would focus on addressing the urgent needs of the most affected people in the worst-hit provinces in the country’s northwest. “This contribution underlines our solidarity with the people of Cambodia, many of
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Tambulwa extols Buhari for flood intervention in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambulwa of Sokoto state has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for his  intervention after floods ravaged through  Gwadabawa, Ilela, Sokoto North,  Wammako, Bondinga and Tambuwal Local government areas, destroying farmlands and crops in the  state. Governor Tambulwa made the commendation at the weekend when the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social
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