Heavy rain looms that may lead to flood, NEMA warns

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Muhammed Shaeed

It has been stated by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) that from July 4 to 8, more than 10 states and 31 communities may witness heavy rainfall that could lead to flooding.

Ibrahim Farinloye, the Lagos territorial coordinator of NEMA, in a statement made available to the newsmen, urged the people and other relevant stakeholders to swing into action in a bid to forestall the loss of lives and property.

The listed states and communities are Plateau (Langtang and Shendam); Kano (Sumaila, Tudun wada); Sokoto (Shagari, Goronyo and Silame); Delta (Okwe).

Others include Kaduna (Kachia); Akwa Ibom (Upenekang); Adamawa (Mubi, Demsa, Song, Mayo-Belwa, Jimeta, and Yola); Katsina (Katsina, Jibia, Kaita and Bindawa).

He also added Kebbi (Wara, Yelwa and Gwandu); Zamfara (Shinkafi and Gummi); Borno (Briyel); Jigawa (Gwaram); Kwara (Jebba); Niger (Mashegu and Kontagora).

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