Nigeria Unveils Plans for Flood Victims

President Goodluck Jonathan has announced that his government will provide a large sum of money to assist the thousands of flood victims who have lost their homes in the environmental crisis.

Photo: NEMA

Homes are affected by floods in Kaduna.

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Unveils Flood Relief Plans

    This Day, 9 October 2012

    A multi-lateral approach has been evolved by the federal government to give succour to victims of perennial flooding while several measures will be taken to mitigate the disaster ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Two Drown, 8,000 Dislodged as Flood Ravages Imo Communities

    Vanguard, 9 October 2012

    Two persons have been reportedly drowned, while over 8,000 persons have been dislodged from their homes, as the flood ravaging Oguta continues unabated. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flood Victims Opt for Rehabilitation Camps

    Vanguard, 9 October 2012

    Victims of the ravaging flood in Delta State say they prefer to remain at the rehabilitation camps set up by the state government rather than return to their submerged homes. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flood Sacks 100 Communities in Rivers

    Vanguard, 9 October 2012

    No fewer than 100 communities have so far been taken over by flood in Rivers State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flood - 600,000 Persons Displaced in Kogi State

    Daily Trust, 9 October 2012

    Over 600, 000 people were displaced by the flood disaster, which ravaged nine local government areas of the Kogi State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Unveils Strategy to Avert Flood, Boost Food Production

    Leadership, 7 October 2012

    The Federal Government has said it is working out a special flood recovery food production plan to grow more food through irrigation in the forthcoming dry season to minimise the ... read more »

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