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No fewer than 29 persons were killed by flood while 14,244 houses were destroyed across the 44 local councils of Kano State this year.
The Vice Chancellor, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), Prof. Charles Igwe has advised Nigerians to develop environmentally friendly actions and attitudes to avert problems of flooding, pollution and erosion in the North and the South East. Igwe made the call when the eggheads in the university's Research and Environmental Policy Centre led by its director,…
Would you really call it a home if every time it rains cat and dog your heart skips in fear that your interior might flood due to poor building construction?
Heavy flooding has affected and displaced about 426,000 people in South Sudan, including 185,000 children, as overflowing rivers deluged homes and farms in the impoverished country, the UN's emergency-response agency said on Tuesday.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Thursday began distributing farm inputs to 32,557 farmers affected by the 2020 flood disaster in Niger.
Residents of the Trademore Estate, Lugbe, Abuja are still counting their losses following a fierce flood disaster that ravaged the estate on Sunday night.
No fewer than 39 people lost their lives to fire and flood disaster in Guri, Kafin Hausa, Malam Madori Local Government Areas in Jigawa State.
Hundreds of motorists were marooned at Ugbowo on the Lagos-Benin Highway on Wednesday during a heavy downpour that led to flooding of the area.
The Kwara Government has commenced the clearing and evacuation of debris on Asa River to prevent flood in Ilorin and environs.
The FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has urged Abuja residents to stay alert to the predictions issued by the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet) and the Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA).
Senegal's Interior Minister Antoine Felix Abdoulaye Diome is up to his knees in water, in a suburb of the West African country's capital, surveying flood damage.
Following the flood prediction for this year, the Federal Government has disclosed that it has placed its response agencies on red alert in flood prone areas of Ekiti State to avert disasters.