Flooding: LASG to construct 19.39km Ijegun, Ijagemo Ijedodo link roads
The Lagos State Government has pledged its commitment to bringing succor to flood-prone communities of Ijegun, Ijagemo, and Ijedodo through the construction of 19.39-kilometer road network
Okowa tasks FG on more dams to check flooding in Delta
The Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration has urged the Federal Government to construct more dams to end the perennial dislocations caused by flooding in Delta State.
Flooding from Oyan Dam: Isheri residents lament loss of lives, property, crippling of business activities
Residents of Isheri community along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway have lamented the colossal loss of lives and property in their community, caused by the lackadaisical attitude of Ogun-Oshun River Basin Development Authority (OORBDA) under the Federal Government.
Sunday Dare: Choosing between entertaining and empowering the youth
One of the most deplorable syndromes among African youths is that they would rather love to be entertained than empowered. As it can be seen in the just concluded Big Brother Naija(BBN) where millions of Nigerian youths were glued to their TV monitor
June in October
Several areas of Lagos were locked down by flooding which, in the last two weeks, has swept through swathes of Lekki and Victoria Island, traditionally prone to risks of the mass of water movement.
Kwara restates commitment to tackle flooding
The Kwara state government has restated its commitment to tackle the issue of perennial flooding in some parts of the state. Its Deputy Governor, Mr Kayode Alabi gave the assurance in Ilorin on Thursday during an on-the-spot assessment of debris evacuation on Asa River.
Flood: Over 150 communities submerged in Kogi – Commissioner
Mr Sanusi Yahaya, Kogi Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, said over 150 communities have been submerged following flood in nine Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the State.
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.
Jigawa government spends N27m to clear drainage
Jigawa Government on Friday said it had spent N27 million to clear drainage in parts of the state to prevent outbreak of communicable diseases. Alhaji Mohammed Wada, Director, Community Mobilization in the state Ministry of Local Government and Community Development, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Hadejia. He said each local…