FG promises help to submerged Anambra communities

The Federal Government on Thursday promised to provide help to submerged communities in Anambra and other states,

A number of riverside communities have been affected by floods arising from the overflowing of the banks of River Niger due to heavy rains.

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, who promised the assistance during a visit to parts of the state affected by flooding, said government was worried about the situation.

He was accompanied on a canoe tour of some of the area by Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano; his Delta State counterpart, Ifeanyi Okowa; and the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige.

Osinbajo later moved to Delta State in continuation of his tour.

 

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