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Flood: 14 Persons Killed In Niger State, Says NISEMA


About 14 persons have been killed in flood disasters that ravaged 17 of the 25 local councils of Niger State during this year’s rainy season.

Director General of the Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NISEMA), Ibrahim Inga, made this known yesterday when the state Media Strategy and Communication Committee visited him in Minna.

Inga disclosed that the agency has spent N763 million on emergency responses, risk reduction and preparedness in the last three years and had identified 11 resettlement centres in 65 communities across the state.