Flood: Kwara government warns against indiscriminate refuse dump
The Kwara Ministry of Environment and Forestry has warned residents against indiscriminate refuse dumps to prevent a flood.
More than 200,000 hit by Congo floods
More than 200,000 people have been affected by floods that have ravaged the Republic of Congo since last year, authorities said Saturday. The government has issued an urgent international appeal after the flooding
Agency warns states against impending flood
The Nigerian Hydrological Service Agency (NHSA) has warned state governments to brace up for impending flood and avoid fire brigade approach and start preparations for flood before the rainy season.
At least 11 dead as storms sweep through US south
Severe storms sweeping the southern US killed at least 11 people, authorities said, as tornadoes and high winds upturned cars, destroyed homes and left tens of thousands without power.
Lagos... where residents live in dread of flooding
Residents and environmental enthusiasts have raised the alarm over palpable danger the perennial flooding in Lagos pose to dwellers and businesses in the city.
NDDC provides palliatives for flood victims in Rivers
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has provided maternal delivery kits and cholera vaccines as palliatives for flood-ravaged communities in Ahoada West Local Council of Rivers State.
Buhari sympathises with leaders of East, Central Africa over deadly floods
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed solidarity with the government and people of Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over the deadly flood disasters and devastating mudslides wreaking havoc in some parts of their countries
Residents cry for help as flood takes over Lagos community
A community in Isolo local government area of Lagos state, Community road in Ago palace way has become ravaged by flood, throwing residents, shop owners and commuters in distress.
Devastated Venice braced for third major flood
Venice was braced Sunday for an unprecedented third major flooding in less than a week, with sea water due to swamp the already devastated historic city where authorities have declared a state of emergency.