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Flood drowns 3-year-old boy in Makurdi


The Benue State Commissioner for Water Resources and Environment, Dondo Ahile, says a three-year-old boy allegedly drowned in a flood as a result of the downpour in the early hours of Thursday in Makurdi, the state capital. Mr. Ahile told journalists, while assessing the impact of the flood in Wurukum area of city, that the child was simply identified as ...

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Flood renders many homeless in Nasarawa community

Nasarawa flood

Many Residents of Ado community in Karu Local Government Area of Nasarawa State are now homeless following a heavy downpour that destroyed their houses and other valuables. Newsmen who were at the scene yesterday gathered that it was a sad day for the people of Ado Community when nature visited them in an unpleasant fashion. The downpour started around 6.am ...

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ARCON advocates affordable housing for IDPs


The Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) has called for restitution through affordable and secure housing for the internally displaced persons (IDPs). The Council noted that one of the major challenges facing the society today is the growth in the number of IDPs. President of ARCON, Arc Dipo Ajayi, who made this point while speaking on the sidelines of the ...

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One Killed, Property Destroyed By Flood In Bauchi


One person has been confirmed dead while properties worth millions of Naira including houses have been destroyed by flood that ravaged some communities in Bauchi State following a torrential rainfall that lasted several hours on Monday to early Tuesday morning. The communities affected are Dindima village and Liman Katagum all in Bauchi Local Government Area which was submerged by the ...

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Bayelsa lands not for RUGA, but investment – Dickson


Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has re-echoed that there’s no land for Ruga settlement in the State, except land for only investment. Dickson stated this during the official launch of the New Yenagoa City within Yenagoa, the capital city, at the DSP Alamieseiyegha banquet hall, Government House, Yenagoa. Dickson started with the presentation of lands to the former Presidents ...

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STDD tasks property owners on sanitation


The FCT Satellite Towns Development Department (STDD) has engaged major property owners along Karu axis of the Nyanya- Karshi Road to maintain the road axis close to their properties. The Director, Environment Services Mr. Olusegun Olusa who met recently with these residents said the exercise was to help the government in ensuring proper sanitation on the roads. The Director  of ...

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Obaseki commends Ex-IGP over security of private property in Edo


The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has lauded the contributions of the former Inspector General of Police, Dr. Solomon Arase, to the success recorded in the fight against illegal Community Development Associations (CDAs) in the state. Obaseki who poured encomiums on Dr. Arase while receiving the former police chief’s resignation letter as Chairman of Edo State Private Property Protection ...

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Oil companies laying off contractors, staff in N’Delta — Ex-housing Minister 


Former Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Nduese Essien, yesterday, raised the alarm over the massive lay off of contractors and staff in the Niger Delta by oil-producing companies. The former member of the House of Representatives, who doubles as leader of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Elders’ Forum in Akwa Ibom State, lamented that the Federal Government was setting wrong priorities ...

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FHA seeks FERMA`s intervention on access roads in housing estates


Mr. Umar Gonto, Acting Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), has solicited the assistance of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) for road maintenance within the housing estates in the Federal Capital Territory. She quoted the FHA boss as making the appeal when he led a delegation of management staff of FHA to FERMA Headquarters on a courtesy visit on ...

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