This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.
Updated: this report is based on update number 2.
- Flood Magnitude 6.57
- from 15/09/2012 00:00 UTC to 15/10/2012 23:59 UTC
- 91 killed and 0 displaced
Latest media headlines
Articles: 25 |
About casualties: 4
| Last hour: 0
At least 1 mln people displaced by floods in Nigeria's north- central region: official
Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:11:00 +0200
JOS, Nigeria, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- At least one million people have been displaced by the recent floods that ravaged the north- central region of Nigeria, an official said Wednesday. Zonal coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in the north-central region Mohammed Abdulsalami....
People and organisations: Kogi State
Xinhua News Agency
National Emergency Management Agency
A soulless and drowning nation
Wed, 17 Oct 2012 02:10:00 +0200
NIGERIA is under water, literally. From the Adamawa highlands where the Benue enters Nigeria to Lokoja where it joins with the more majestic Niger for a single course to the Atlantic via the massive alluvial fan we call the Niger Delta, the country conjures images of the primeval flood at the beginning of creation.
People and organisations: Independence Day
JP Clark tasks govt on flood victims’ rehabilitation
Mon, 15 Oct 2012 02:15:00 +0200
WARRI—RENOWNED Poet, Prof JP Clark has asked government at all levels to ensure that relief materials get to victims of the raging flood disaster in the country, lamenting that so far, the response has been slow.
People and organisations: Emmanuel Uduaghan
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