Saturday, 13th August 2022
Breaking News:


2 days ago
The death toll from South Korea's record-breaking rains and flooding has risen to 11, officials said Thursday, with eight more people still missing as Seoul struggles to clean up after the deluge.
3 days ago
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Nigeria Red Cross, have disbursed a  sum of N175m to 5000 households in three councils in  Kaduna as part of a measure to mitigate flooding in the 2022 rainy season.  The 5000 households affected by floods along the Kaduna River area in the last 10 years, were…
8 Aug
The Kano State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says flood has killed three persons and displaced 495 families in Ajingi Local Government Area of the state. The Executive Secretary, Kano SEMA, Dr Saleh Jili, disclosure this on Monday in Ajingi while distributing relief materials to the victims, including the families of the three deceased ones. Jili…
8 Aug
Residents of Sharamansur quarters in Funakaye Local Council of Gombe State, yesterday, recalled how they were rendered homeless by flood, following four hours of rain that shook the foundation
8 Aug
The Oyo State Government has said it will serve traders and residents of Ibadan and its environs contravention notices for erecting illegal structures on flood plains, blocking waterways
5 Aug
Many families have been rendered homeless and many lives lost as a result of flooding following heavy downpours in Jigawa State.
2 Aug
The death toll from flooding in eastern Kentucky rose to 37 on Monday as more rain hampered recovery operations and possible severe weather overnight threatened to provoke further damage.
2 Aug
President of Lekki Estates Residents and Stakeholders Association (LERSA), Mr. James Emadoye, has urged Lagos State government to adopt proper physical and urban planning measures to tackle
2 Aug
Borno State government has supported 30,436 flood victims with food items, cash and tractors for the 2022 farming season.
1 Aug
Kentucky's governor predicted bodies will continue to be found "for weeks" as the death toll from devastating flooding rose Sunday to 28 and rescuers embarked on a long and grueling effort to locate victims.
28 Jul
At least six people were killed in floods near Tehran Thursday, most in a landslide that dumped mud four metres deep in a village west of the capital, emergency services said. The flash flooding near the capital, in the foothills of the Alborz mountains, comes less than a week after floods in the normally arid…
21 Jul
Flooding and landslips during Niger's rainy season have so far left 15 people dead and affected more than 23,000 others, the civil protection services said on Thursday.


44 mins ago
Some repentant Boko-Haram members were on Saturday engaged in sanitation of maiduguri as part of measures preparing them for reintegration.
51 mins ago
The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
59 mins ago
Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
1 hour ago
Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
1 hour ago
Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…