Anambra, Delta, others at risk as River Niger overflows banks


Nigeria Hydrological Service Agency on Wednesday warned that communities in seven states were at risk of flooding as the River Niger overflows its banks overnight.

The states are Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, Kebbi, Niger, Kwara and Kogi.

It also said Kainji and Jenna dams were already spilling water downstream while the flooding in the Kogi State capital, Lokoja, had risen.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.