A late night flood on last Thursday destroyed no fewer than 585 houses in seven towns of Wurno Local Government of Sokoto State.
The Chairman of the local government council, Alhaji Abdulkadir Jelani, disclosed this in Wurno town, Headquarters of the local government on Saturday, when he addressed newsmen.
Jelani said that the tragedy occurred as a result of a heavy downpour.
He listed the affected towns as Wurno, Laka, Barayar Zaki, Tambogarkar Daji,Koliyal Kwargaba and Tunga.
“The problem was aggravated by the blockage […]