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Flood Has Killed 3, Displaced 50,000 People in Ibaji – Lawmaker

Member representing Ibaji state constituency in Kogi State House of Assembly, Atule Egbunu, has described the effect of flood in his area as devastating. Speaking with...

Flood: Kogi Govt Inspect Designated Accommodation Facilities for Displaced Persons

The Kogi State Government, on Tuesday, said that it was taking proactive steps to ensure that flood victims in Lokoja and other parts of the state are temporarily...

Flood: Gadumo, Adankolo Residents Displaced as River Overflow Impedes Movement on Major Roads

Vehicles and pedestrians currently face difficulties moving across Ganaja and Old Market roads in Lokoja, Kogi state capital as overflow from nearby River Niger surges...

Floods Displace 73, 379, Injures 277 Persons in Kogi, 21 Other States – Presidency

The Presidency has confirmed that floods have displaced 73,379 and injured 277 others in Kogi, FCT, Niger, Edo and 18 others states since January this year till date. A...

Kogi Govt Has Set Up Task Force to Enforce Relocation of Residents Living in Flood Plains – Official

The Executive Secretary of the Kogi State Emergency Management Agency (KOSEMA), Mr Sunday Obari, has assured residents living in flood plains of the state...

HYPPADEC Trains 55 Enumerators for Needs Assessment of Flood Ravaged Communities in Kogi

By Friday Idachaba. The Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) has concluded a four-day training for 55 enumerators to conduct needs...

Flood: Giant Steps Taken by Gov Yahaya Bello to Protect Lokoja and Environs

By Abah Benjamin Eneojoh, Lokoja. It is no longer news that the major effects of climate change, flooding has ravaged many communities in Kogi State. Since 2012,...

Kogi Govt Raises Flood Alert, Warns Against Indiscriminate Dumping of Refuse

In a bid to prevent casualties on the outcome of predicted flooding across the 21 local government areas of the state, the Kogi state government has warned against...

Flood: Residents, Motorists Commends Gov Bello as Rehabilitation of Ganaja Road Begins

Truck owners and other motorists in Kogi state has commended Governor Yahaya Bello for the state government’s effort to make the flooded parts of Ganaja road in...

Buhari Orders Support to Kogi, 11 Other Flood-Affected States

President Muhammadu Buhari has authorized the dispatch of special teams to deliver urgently needed assistance to 12 states most ravaged by the seasonal rains. In a...