Rainstorm kills 12, destroys 500 houses in Katsina
No less than 12 people have lost their lives with more than 500 houses affected following a rainstorm in Katsina State. Five people were reported to have sustained injuries while the rainstorm lasted. Victims’ family members at Tudun En-Lihidda area in the state metropolis the deaths were confirmed by the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA),…
How rainstorm left trail of sorrow in Taraba
Saturday, May 5, 2019 would forever remain indelible in the memories of Tarabans, especially those living in Jalingo, the state capital, following the havoc visited on them by a deadly rainstorm, which took them unawares. Apart from the fact that no fewer than five persons lost their lives, and several others injured, including a catholic…
Rainstorm destroys 200 houses, 15 injured in Rivers
About 15 persons, including school pupils, were severely injured, while more than 200 houses got destroyed after a downpour was accompanied by heavy storm in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The incident has rendered many persons homeless as numerous sheets of roof were blown off. The storm also brought down 85 electricity poles in different parts…
Rainstorm destroys communities, renders hundreds homeless in Bayelsa
Hundreds of residents in Kilama, Tein, Tambiri and Egbebiri communities of Biseni clan, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have been rendered homeless by a devastating rainstorm.
Rainstorm wreaks havoc in Ilorin
Property worth several millions of naira was destroyed by rainstorm, which lasted for 30 minutes on Thursday evening.