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Death toll in French flooding hits 14
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Death toll in French flooding hits 14

An aerial view taken on October 15, 2018 shows flooded city of Trèbes, near Carcassone, southern France. – Thirteen people have died after severe storms caused flash flooding across wide stretches of southwest France overnight, sweeping away vehicles and swamping homes, the interior ministry's rescue service said. (Photo by SYLVAIN […]

FG allays fear over floods
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FG allays fear over floods

[FIL EPHOTO] Osinbajo at the flooding in Otuocha, Anambra State Relief may have come the way of Nigerians living in flood prone areas across the country, as the Federal Government yesterday declared that decreasing water levels means “the worst is over.” Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, who briefed the […]

Japan resilient, but climate change making disasters worse: experts
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Japan resilient, but climate change making disasters worse: experts

Rescue workers search for missing people in Atsuma town, Hokkaido prefecture on September 7, 2018, a day after a hillside collapsed with the force of the 6.6-magnitude quake.<br />Japanese rescue workers with bulldozers and sniffer dogs scrabbled through the mud to find survivors from a landslide that buried houses after […]

Kebbi SEMA assesses damages caused by flood in 11 LGAs
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Kebbi SEMA assesses damages caused by flood in 11 LGAs

Flood in Kebbi The Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says it has begun the assessment of damages caused by flood in 11 local government areas of the state. The Acting Executive Director, Abbas Kamba, made this known in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in […]

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NEMA begins distribution of relief materials to flood victims in Kaduna

The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) on Monday commenced the distribution of relief materials to victims of flood in some parts of Kaduna State. The agency’s Director General, Mr Mustapha Maihaja said in Kaduna that blankets, corn, rice, mattresses, cement and detergents were being distributed because these were the immediate […]

Nubi: With effective deployment of technology, impact of natural disasters can be mitigated
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Nubi: With effective deployment of technology, impact of natural disasters can be mitigated

Nubi Immediate past Dean, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, University of Lagos, Prof. Timothy Gbenga Nubi, in this interview with GERALDINE AKUTU, said with the advancement in technology, vagaries of nature should not take us unawares. What are the major factors that predispose a state or states to flooding from time […]

Katsina flood: 2,000 victims benefit from NAF Medical Outreach
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Katsina flood: 2,000 victims benefit from NAF Medical Outreach

Kastina Governor, Aminu Masari Bello<br /> The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it has begun a three – day medical outreach for an estimated 2,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Katsina State. NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclosed this in a statement, he issued yesterday […]