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7 Nov
‘NOWHERE TO RUN’ is the title of the mind-riveting, thought-provoking and multiple-award-winning film, as part of the noble and patriotic efforts of the Shehu Musa Yar’Ardua Foundation.
6 Nov
The Presiding Bishop of Rhema Christian Church and Towers, Taiwo Akinola, has called on the Federal Government to save the economy and Nigerians from the pangs of hunger, adding that the current exchange rate of about N800 to a dollar and the scarcity of foreign exchange for manufacturers to import raw materials and machines are…
4 Jun
The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, has lauded the work done by the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) and its diligence and consistency in improving the production of the Annual Flood Outlook (AFO).
20 Sep 2021
To prevent further destruction of life and property, Osun State government has commenced dredging of waterways and rivers in Iwo councils.
22 Aug 2021
There is cause to worry about the possibility of Lagos being submerged by water in the not-too-distant future. Such an apprehension is borne not just because of the series of projections and reports tending towards such doomsday scenario...
24 Jul 2021
The Director-General, Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), Mr Clement Nze, has warned Nigerians to brace up for more floods.
18 Jul 2021
Undoubtedly, flooding has become a perennial challenge in the country, seemingly defying all solutions. And when it occurs, as it does annually, it leaves in its wake destructions, displacements and deaths.
31 May 2021
The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has described the 2012 flood as the worst incident which affected over seven million people in the country.
7 May 2021
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said that Nigerians should expect more floods this year based on reports by Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA).
3 Dec 2020
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, yesterday disclosed that his ministry saved N55 billion from review of contracts for 26 major water projects in the country.
28 Sep 2020
A middle-aged man has been swept away by flood in Iwaro Oka community of Akoko South West Local Government area, Ondo State at the weekend. Sources said the motorcycle of the farmer, simply identified as Akede...
9 Aug 2020
Concern that the end of August break would trigger the annual September peak rainfall underscores the repeated warnings being issued to citizens to brace up for massive floods that could spell disaster.


10 mins ago
Global air cargo demand has recorded a 13 per cent dip, as the headwinds continue to affect demand. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) in the latest data released for October 2022..
20 mins ago
Aspects of Nigeria have been compared to a dancing mask. No less so, its political leadership and followership. Like one overzealous pundit aptly put it, the story of our nation’s power play is always in an unravelling mode.
22 mins ago
No fewer than 161 students will bag First Class as the University of Port Harcourt graduates 19,235 at its combined 33rd convocation billed for Saturday in Rivers State.
25 mins ago
The Lagos State Parking Authority (LASPA) has accused “illegal” private parks in Marina of destroying government properties used in the control of illicit parking activities.
29 mins ago
Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, nullified the Abia All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship primary election, which was held on May 29, 2022.