13 Sep 2017
Moses Beckley, while giving the flood alert, revealed that River Niger has reached an orange alert level and any further increase in the water levels could significantly impact on people and property in flood prone areas.
4 Sep 2017
Samuel Babatunde Adejare, who disclosed this in a statement, urged residents in these areas not to hesitate to move to higher grounds once they notice gradual accumulation of rising water as the State is not ready to lose any life during the period.
31 Aug 2017
The Acting Chief Operating Officer of the North South Power Company Limited, Mr. Ugochukwu Chioke, said it was pertinent to alert communities on the risk of venturing into the flood plain for economic activities.
11 Jul 2017
Flooding in our tropical environment and especially along coastal planes like Lagos is unavoidable and therefore not surprising in any way.
3 Oct 2016
Against the background of the prediction by NIMET that there will be rainfall above average in October, an official has advised communities prone to flooding to always monitor the sea level to avert disaster.
26 Sep 2016
No fewer than 95 buildings including business areas, schools and churches will be pulled down if the Enugu State government carries out its threat to demolish structures built beside water ways, especially in the metropolis.
19 Aug 2016
Also, over two million hectares of land are at risk with potential impact on agriculture and settlements displacement, the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) yesterday warned.
13 Aug 2016
Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has directed those residing along the banks of Rivers Benue and Katsina-Ala to vacate the areas in view of the imminent flood that might occur anytime.
5 Jun 2016
A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Saka Fafunmi, says measures are in place to ensure that residents of Lagos are safe from flooding during the raining season.
5 Jun 2016
Abia have cried out over the serious havoc wrecked by last week’s heavy downpour, which led to flooding of their roads, forcing vehicles plying Umuahia/Ikot Ekpene axis, to convert their farmlands to bypass.
29 May 2016
Ikwuano Communities in Abia State have cried out over the serious havoc wrecked by last week’s heavy downpour, which led to flooding of their roads ...
26 Mar 2015
Torrential rains in a normally parched region of northern Chile triggered widespread flooding that left at least four people dead and 22 missing, officials said Thursday.