Overall Green alert Flood
in Nigeria

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1000209
People Killed: 44
People displaced: 0


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Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

NEC okays panel’s recommendation on floodThu, 19 Jul 2018 19:14:00 +0200.

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday approved the establishment of Federal Project Coordinating Unit on flood prevention, mitigation and preparedness programme. A panel has recommended the setting up of the unit to mitigate the e
Insecurity, flood: IBB urges precautionary measuresThu, 19 Jul 2018 07:21:00 +0200.

Former Military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida yesterday urged government at all levels to take precautionary measures against killings, banditry and terrorism as well as natural disasters. In a condolence message to the victims of fl
Lluvias han causado 52 muertes en NigeriaThu, 19 Jul 2018 03:38:00 +0200.

Publicado el 18/Jul 2018 a las: 8:39 pm Por: Vera Caracas, 18 de julio de 2018.- Las fuertes lluvias que azotan desde la semana pasada el noreste de Nigeria han causado la muerte de 52 personas y generado fuertes estragos en la población. A
Mueren 52 personas por inundaciones en NigeriaWed, 18 Jul 2018 23:24:00 +0200.

| Abuya.- La cifra de muertos aumentó a 52 a causa de las inundaciones en el estado de Katsina, noroeste de Nigeria, causadas por la fuerte lluvia desde el fin de semana pasado y que han generado estragos, confirmó hoy un funcionario local.

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (29), NASA (7), INFORM (1),