Tag: Flooding

Flooding affects 129,000, kills 68 — NEMA

Abdul Jimoh- December 7, 2020

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said that no fewer than 129,000 persons were affected, while 68 persons were killed by flooding in different ... Read More

Abuja residents raise alarm over flooding after first rainfall

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2019

Some residents of Abuja have raised alarm over the damage caused by flooding after the first rainfall on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ... Read More

Flooding: Schools Shut in Anambra as Distribution of Relief Materials Commence

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2018

All primary, post primary and tertiary schools in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra have been temporarily closed down in reaction to the flood disaster ... Read More

Niger State Spends N328m on Federal Road – Government Official

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

The Niger Government has spent about N328million on the rehabilitation of 1.7 kilometre of Tegina-Birnin Gwari federal road in Rafi local government area of the ... 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

Benue Flooding: House To Pass Climate Change Commission Bill – Dogara

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the government and people of Benue State over the flooding that has displaced ... Read More

Abuja Residents Laud FCTA For Clearing Drainage Systems

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2017

Some Abuja residents on Thursday commended the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) for clearing drainage systems to prevent erosion and flooding in the metropolis. The ... Read More

Iba Residents Cry Out To Authorities Over Heavy Flooding

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2017

Some residents  of the Iba Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State have appealed to  LCDA and the state government to provide proper drainage ... Read More

To Prevent Flooding, Borno Dredge Ngadda, Ngaddabul Rivers

Abdul Jimoh- April 21, 2017

Gov. Kashim Shettima On Dredge Ngadda, Ngaddabul Rivers The Borno State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources has gone far in ongoing dredging of Rivers to ... Read More

Flooding Has Continued To Take Its Toll On Some Areas In Makurdi

Suleiman Idris- September 18, 2014

By Joseph Ortsen Flooding has continued to take its toll on some areas in Makurdi, the Benue State Capital.that worst hit areas are places where ... Read More