We need national drainage architecture to stop incessant flooding, says Bagudu
I think we all have to appreciate the fact that whatever human endeavour we are into, a season can disappoint, something can happen. Some places in the country are witnessing drought...
NEMA warns Anambra residents in flood plains to relocate
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned residents of Anambra in flood plains and low lands near the River Niger and its tributaries to relocate. The South-East Zonal Coordinator of NEMA, Mr Fred Anusim, gave the warning while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Enugu. NAN reports that the…
NEMA begins sensitisation of communities in flood-prone areas of Delta
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commenced door-to-door sensitisation of communities in flood-prone areas of Delta consequent to the prediction of flooding
Experts urge mitigation action to curb coastal flooding
Piqued by the report that coastal flooding is set to rise by 50 per cent globally due to climate change in the next 80 years, environmentalists have stressed the need for Nigeria
Funke Akindele Did Not Buy Me A House – Pa James
Yesterday, reports went viral that popular Nollywood actress Funke Akindele bought veteran actor Kayode Olasehinde "Ajirebi" better known as Pa James a house. The report had it that the "Jenifa's Diary" star gifted the house to the "Papa Ajasco" after the latter lost his home to flooding in Lagos. On July 7, the veteran actor…
Covid-19: Why is Nigeria always different?
Yes, sometimes, you just have to stare at the sky and ask: why is ours always different? What gods framed us so negatively different? It is a puzzling and a rather disturbingly...
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.