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Flood : Rice Farmers Lose N27.5B In Sokoto

Rice farmers in Sokoto State on Thursday said they have lost an estimated 61,197.5 tonnes of rice valued at N27.5 billion due to flood this cropping season. Alhaji Ibrahim Salihu, the state Chairman of Rice Farmers...

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Flood Submerges 500 Rice Farms In Bayelsa

No fewer than 500 rice farms at Okpotuwari and Ondewari communities in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa, have been submerged by flood, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Mr Ezekiel Ogbianko,...

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Death Toll In Anambra Flood Rises To 4

Mr Arinze Awogu, Chairman, of Ogbaru Local Government Area, on Friday, said death toll in the flood ravaging Obolo village in Ogwuanicha, Anambra, had risen to four. Awogu told the News Agency of Nigeria...

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Ogbaru : Flood Force Anambra Schools To Shut Down

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 in the area. The council Chairman, Mr Arinze Awogu...

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Flood Puts Edo In Trouble

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 Nigeria (NAN), reports that over 8,000 houses and thousands...

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Flood Alert : Niger, Edo, Anambra, Others Vulnerable

People living in communities on the floodplains, especially in Niger, Edo, Jigawa, Anambra and Bayelsa state should be prepared to experience another round of flooding. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned that...

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NEMA Places Disaster Response Units On Red Alert

The Director-General (DG), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Mustapha Maihaja, has placed all Disaster Response Units across the country on red alert due to rise in water level. NEMA Director of Search and...

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Flood Destroys 1,000 Buildings, Crops In Edo

Flood submerged no less than 1,000 residential houses in Etsako Central Local Government Area of Edo following Monday’s heavy down pour in the area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that hectares of farmland...

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Flood Displaces Over 200 Households In Plateau

About 200 households have been displaced by flood in Rikkos community of Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau, following heavy downpour on Sunday afternoon. Mr Al’Amin Yakubu, Head, Emergency Response Team of the...

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Flood Claims 14 Lives In Niger

The Director Relief, Niger State Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Garba Salisu, says 14 persons have so far died due to flooding in different part of the state. In an interview with the News Agency...

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Flood Ravages 8 Kano LGAs

Kano State Emergency Relief and Rehabilitation Agency (SERERA) says it has dispatched personnel to eight local government areas of the state recently affected by flood to assess the level of damage in the areas....

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Flood Kills 8000 Chickens In Benin City

Flood occasioned by a four-hour downpour killed no fewer than 8000 birds at a poultry at Igiede Street, off Erediauwa Street, in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo on Wednesday morning. The News...

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Flood : Over Hundred People Displaced In Adamawa

The Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) has confirmed that over hundred persons were displaced following a monsoon rainfall in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a heavy rainfall was...