Tag: Flood

Buhari expresses shock over deaths, destruction of farms by flood in Kebbi

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep concern over the heavy floods in Kebbi that took a number of lives, submerged hectares of farmlands and houses, ... Read More

NEMA Urges Jalingo Residents to Avoid Settlement Along Riverine Areas

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday appealed to the residents of Jalingo  to avoid settling along the riverine areas to prevent them from ... Read More

Flood: Search team in Niger recovers 3 more bodies Monday

Suleiman Idris- July 28, 2020

Three more corpses have been recovered from the flood that wrecked havoc in Rafin Sanyi in Suleja Local Government Area of Niger, bringing the death ... Read More

NEMA urges Imo, Abia Communities to Establish Intervention Committees Against Flood

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

 National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised flood-prone communities in Imo and Abia states to immediately set up intervention committees to enable the communities mitigate ... Read More

Be Ready for More Floods – NIHSA Warns Nigerians

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2019

The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) on Wednesday warned Nigerians to be prepared for more floods due to high rainfall intensity of long duration in ... Read More

Flood kills 4 Students In ATBU, school Shut

Abdul Jimoh- August 6, 2019

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Bauchi, has been shut down following the death of four students in a flood disaster that hit the institution. The ... Read More

Nigerians Must Imbibe Attitudinal Change on Environment – DG NIHSA

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2019

Mr Clement Nze, the Director-Genera, Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), has called for attitudinal and behavioural change by the citizens on the environment to mitigate ... Read More

FG Seeks Partnership with Bangladesh on Flood Resistant Seed

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2018

The Federal Government has called for partnership with the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to develop flood resistant seed varieties to ensure food security in the ... Read More

Flood puts Edo in trouble

admin- September 18, 2018

At least 30,000 persons have been displaced by flood submerged 42 communities in Esan South East Local Government Area of Edo. The News Agency of ... Read More

Flood: Benin Residents Call On Edo Govt. To Construct Drains

Abdul Jimoh- September 12, 2018

Residents of the flood-ravaged Technical College Road in Benin metropolis have appealed to Edo Government to construct drains in the city centre as a lasting ... Read More

SEMA Comes to the Aid of Flood Victims in Kebbi

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2018

The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) in Kebbi says it has distributed relief materials to victims of flood disaster at Alfagai and Bangola villages in ... Read More

Thai Diver Dies In the Cause of Rescue Search for Trapped Boys

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2018

A former Thai Navy diver died working to save 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped inside a flooded cave, highlighting the risks for rescue ... Read More

Kaduna Government Warns Flash Points of Imminent Flood

Henry Solomon- May 22, 2018

Kaduna State Government has warned of an imminent flood in five local government areas of the state. Malam Abdullahi Rigasa, the General Manager, Kaduna Environmental ... Read More

Update On Flood In Nigeria: A Report On Flow Situations

Henry Solomon- September 13, 2017

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has released a Briefing on the Flood Situation in Nigeria on Wednesday. The report was drafted and given by ... Read More