Fresh flood alert in southern India, 209 dead
India issued Wednesday a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala, as the nationwide death toll from the annual monsoon deluge rose to at least 209.
FEMA alerts residents of Kubwa, Kuje to possible flooding
The FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has advised the residents of Kubwa, Gwagwa-Karimo, Kuje, Airport Road and Gwagwalada to be wary of possible flooding.
Flood destroys property in Imo State
Flood has wreaked havoc in three local councils of Imo State. Property and farm crops worth several millions of naira were destroyed.
NEMA compensates flood-affected farmers with agro-inputs
Farmers affected in the 2018 flood disaster in Anambra State have commended the Federal Government for its support to the victims with agricultural inputs worth millions of naira.
Indian navy rescues hundreds stranded on train in floods
Indian navy helicopters and emergency service boats came to the rescue of more than 800 people stranded on a train in floods near Mumbai on Saturday.
Flood destroys 300 houses, sacks 2,000 residents in Anambra
About 300 houses were destroyed and 2,000 residents of Okpoko community in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State rendered homeless following a flood that ravaged the area.
NEMA warns Adamawa, Taraba riverbank communities on flooding
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA ) on Thursday advised people living along the banks of River Niger and River Benue in Adamawa and Taraba to relocate to avert flooding.
Why Kogi can’t manage flood disasters – Stakeholders
Stakeholders in emergency and disaster management say Kogi lacks the human power, skills, finance and equipment to effectively and adequately manage flood disasters...
FEC okays N27.46b intervention for insecurity, flood
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N27.46 billion as intervention fund to states affected by conflicts and insecurity, with many displaced from their homes and some living in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps. Governor of Kebbi State and vice chairman of National Food Security Council (NFSC), Atiku Bagudu, disclosed this while briefing newsmen yesterday…