Wednesday, 10th August 2022
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25 Jul
No fewer than 330 houses were destroyed and three persons killed by the recent rainstorm in seven local government areas of Katsina State.
20 Jun
Rainstorm has destroyed 73 houses in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State.
11 May
A two-hour rainstorm has killed five people and injured 41 others in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital.
14 Mar
The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) in Delta has lamented the loss of over N30.4 million worth of paddy rice and fertilisers to rainstorms in Asaba.
7 Mar
Properties worth millions of naira were destroyed, while many people were rendered homeless by terrible rainstorm in Akure, the capital city of Ondo State.
4 May 2021
No fewer than 50 houses and property worth millions of naira were destroyed by rainstorm in several communities in Qua’Pan Local Government Area of Plateau State.
12 Apr 2021
Rainstorm accompanied by downpour has destroyed virtually all the buildings at the Government Day Secondary School, (GDSS), Okekere in Ilorin West Local Government Area of Kwara.
5 Feb 2021
The heavy storm that accompanied Wednesday’s rainfall in Ado Ekiti caused havoc in some parts of the state capital, blowing off rooftops of some buildings and destroying property.
21 Sep 2020
One person was confirmed dead with two others still missing after Saturday night’s downpour in Ilorin, Kwara State capital. Two persons whose bodies are yet to be recovered were swept away at Taiwo Isale and Oko-Erin bridges in the metropolis.   A source at the state Fire Service said: “We worked all through the night…
6 Sep 2020
A powerful typhoon began to lash southern Japan on Sunday, with officials warning it could bring record rainfall..
16 Aug 2020
Lagos State government has put smile on the faces of victims of the rainstorm that occurred in Badagry, when it gave cash support to those who suffered losses.
25 Jul 2020
Torrential rains that started at about 9:30 p.m. on Friday night and lasted several hours have killed seven people in Rafin Sanyi area of Suleja Local Government Area of Niger.


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The internal strife rocking the nation’s major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) six months to presidential election did not show signs of abating yesterday as peace talks between the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, and Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, remained in abeyance.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, denied doctoring and backdating documents to accommodate nominations of Ahmad Lawan and Godswill Akpabio as senatorial candidates for the 2023 general elections. INEC also said it is yet to recognise “any of the two personalities as a senatorial candidate.”
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Coming on the heels of a growing concern about Nigeria’s rising population, a new study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) highlights “new fertility facts” that are challenging old theories on the relationship between childbearing, years of education and income level.
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The upstream segment of the petroleum industry is possibly the first target in the push against continuous use of fossil fuels. By halting funding for oil and gas exploration and production, most clean energy activists believe...
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Governor Douye Diri has assured of Bayelsa State’s collaboration to tackle oil theft, which he stressed, poses a serious threat to the Niger Delta region.