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48 houses destroyed in Plateau, renders 285 persons homeless

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No fewer than 285 persons have been rendered homeless by rainstorm that destroyed at least 48 houses in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau. It was reported on Wednesday that the incident, which occurred on Tuesday evening, has become a source of concern to both the State and Local Governments. The residents of Toghomwol-Bungha community in Mangu were most hit. ...

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Delta community loses properties worth millions of naira to rainstorm

Millions of naira

Properties worth millions of naira have been destroyed by rainstorm which wreaked havoc in Alifekede Community in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. Consumable goods like garri, yams, pineapples among others were lost to the rain which destroyed the foodstuffs while valuable property such as houses, electricity poles, and economic trees among others worth over N100 millions of ...

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Rainstorm destroys property worth millions of naira in Kwara

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Property worth  millions of naira in both residential and public buildings in Ilorin, Kwara state were destroyed by a late Tuesday evening rainstorm accompanied by a windstorm. Affected areas in the metropolis included Ibrahim Taiwo Road, Adewole, Alore, Oloje, Ogidi, Gaa-Akanbi, Okolowo, River Basin and Zango communities, just as the state capital had experienced power outage since Tuesday evening. It ...

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Woman dies as rainstorm destroys 50 houses in Edo State

Woman dies as rainstorm destroys 50 houses in Edo state

“A rainstorm, which blew off the roof top of a building at Imoga community in Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, has killed a mother of three. But the identity of the deceased could not be ascertained at press time last night. It was learnt that the rainstorm blew off over 50 houses in the community, including the family ...

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Rainstorm renders over 60 families homeless in Kwara

Rainstorm renders over 60 homeless in Kwara

Rainstorm, which lasted several hours on Friday night, has rendered over 60 families homeless and damaged property worth millions of naira in llorin East and Asa Local Government Areas of Kwara. The Special Adviser to Governor AbdulFatah Ahmed on Emergency and Relief Services, Abdullahi Duro-Mohammed, disclosed this in llorin on Saturday shortly after inspecting the affected areas in the two ...

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Rainstorm wreaks havoc on Plateau communities

Rainstorm wreaked havoc on Plateau communities.

Rainstorm wreaked havoc on Plateau communities. Heavy rainstorm has wreaked havoc on most parts of Jos, the Plateau State capital, Monday afternoon, destroying roofs, power lines, vehicles and billboards. It was gathered that two residential houses in Nasarawa Gwom in Jos North Local Government Area were also affected by the disaster. PremuimTimes reporter in Jos said the roofs of a ...

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Rainstorm destroys 200 residential houses and shops in Zaria

Rainstorm destroys 200 residential houses and shops in Zaria

Rainstorm on Saturday destroyed no fewer than 200 residential houses and shops in Zaria City and parts of Sabon-Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The storm also destroyed electrical installations and trees, blocking streets. The worst hit areas are Sabon-gari, Samaru, Danmagaji, Wusasa, Kofar Gayan Low Cost Housing Estate and parts of ...

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