• Three killed in Jigawa building collapse

    Three killed in Jigawa building collapse

    No fewer than three persons were killed in a building collapse, following a torrential rain in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa on Tuesday.

    An eyewitness account told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Guri that the incident occurred at Kajarko village, following a downpour.

    A resident, Malam Bashir Buba, said that the rain that was accompanied by windstorm destroyed houses and farmlands in the area.

    Buba said that the deceased were staying in a mud house when it collapsed […]

  • Three killed as flood submerges 150 houses in Nasarawa

    Three killed as flood submerges 150 houses in Nasarawa

    Three persons died, while one other was declared missing on Monday as a result of heavy flooding in Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.

    Over 150 houses were submerged in the affected communities, which include Adage, Yalwata, Akura, Uga and Gidan Buba as the flood completely wiped out Gidan Buba Uga, the major bridge in the area.

    The Sole Administrator of Lafia LG, Suleiman Wambai, attributed the disaster to the blockage of some waterways and warned people to avoid dumping refuse […]