• NEMA, SEMA, others send relief materials No fewer than 92 persons have lost their lives to the recent flood that ravaged parts of Jigawa State, leaving 57,661 households displaced, says the State Emergency Relief Agency (SEMA). The report, compiled by the Director Operations’ office, noted that the flood, which lasted for one month, affected…
Some victims in flood-ravaged communities of Birnin-Kudu, Gwaram among others in Jigawa State, have lambasted their Representative in the National Assembly for not coming to their aid.
The Jigawa State government has appealed to the Federal Government, donor agencies and individuals to come to the aid of flood victims.
The palace of a first-class Emir of Ringim in Jigawa State has been flooded following continuous rainfall in the state.