In Nigeria has been confirmed death of about 50 people in the state of Jigawaand many others were displaced by the floods that devastated parts of the state.
Sani Yusuf, the Executive Secretary of the State Emergency Management Agency, while briefing reporters in Dutse on Sunday, explained that the flood also destroyed thousands of houses.
The Nigerian government has opened 11 temporary camps
According to him, many residents have been forced to take refuge elsewhere in government buildings as a result of the floods.
As we mentioned in AmericanPost.Newsexplained that the Nigerian government has opened 11 temporary camps and housed many displaced people.
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Floods have destroyed 237 houses in Balangu
According to him, some of the victims are from the village of Balangu, where no less than 237 houses were submerged under water and destroyed with four deaths.
“We have so many displaced people in about 11 temporary camps. In Balangu alone, 237 houses have been damaged by flooding in the African country and the occupants are now living in a temporary camp,” he explained.
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