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Borno clears Maiduguri drains, waste to curb flooding

Governor Babagana Zulum

The Borno State Environmental Protection Agency (BOSEPA) has embarked on drain and waste clearance exercise in Maiduguri to control perennial flooding in the area. Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State General Manager of BOSEPA, Mr Abubakar Suleiman, made this known in an interview on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 in Maiduguri, the state capital. Suleiman said the exercise is being implemented ...

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Edo desilts drainage channels to prevent flooding


The Edo State Government has begun desilting of drainages across the state to prevent flooding as the rains set in, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Lucky Wasa, has said. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State Wasa said in Benin City, the state capital on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 that residents were also being sensitised as part of efforts to prevent ...

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Environmentalist lists ways to address flooding

Jigawa flood

An environmentalist, Mr Emmanuel Emechete, has called for adequate drainage clearing and effective waste management ahead of the rainy season to prevent flooding. A flooded Gululu community at Jahun LGA, Jigawa State. Photo credit: Emechete made the call in an interview on Friday, May 14, 2021 in Lagos. He noted that it was necessary to act fast by clearing ...

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