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NiMet predicts three-day dust haze, cloudiness from Saturday

Dust haze weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted dust haze and cloudiness from Saturday to Monday across the nation. Dust haze weather NiMet’s weather outlook, released on Friday, February 5, 2021 in Abuja, predicted thick dust haze with visibility of fewer than 1000m over parts of the North during the forecast period. According to it, the North Central region is expected ...

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2021: NiMet predicts normal to above normal rainfall season

Hadi Sirika

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted normal to above normal rainfall season in 2021 across the country. Hadi Sirika, Minister of Aviation Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of Aviation, on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 in Abuja made this known while presenting 2021 Seasonal Climate Prediction (SCP) produced by NiMet. The theme of the event is “Supporting the Economy cope ...

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NiMet predicts three-day sunshine, haziness

Hazy weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunny and hazy weather conditions across the nation on Tuesday and Wednesday. Hazy weather NiMet’s weather outlook released on Monday, December 28, 2020 in Abuja predicted sunny and hazy conditions over the northern part on Tuesday. According to NiMet, sunny and hazy conditions are expected over most parts of North Central except Abuja, ...

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NiMet predicts hazy, sunny weather conditions, Monday to Wednesday

Hazy weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted haziness and sunshine from Monday to Wednesday across the country. Hazy weather NiMet’s weather outlook released on Sunday, November 15, 2020 in Abuja predicted dust haze condition with visibility range of 2km to 5km and localised visibility of less than 1000m over the northern part of the country on Monday morning and afternoon. ...

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NiMet predicts cloudy, sunny weather activities from Monday to Wednesday

cloudy weather

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy and sunny weather activities from Monday, October 26 to Wednesday, October 28, 2020. cloudy weather NiMet, in its weather outlook released on Sunday, October 25, predicted cloudy atmosphere with interval of sunshine to hazy condition over the northern region in the morning hours of Monday. According to the agency, sunny condition is ...

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Flood destroys 110 houses in Zamfara


The flood disaster that occurred in Zamfara State on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 destroyed 110 houses in Zurmi Local Government Area, an official said on Friday,, August 7. Flooding in northern Nigeria Special Adviser to Gov. Bello Matawalle on Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Fa’ika Ahmad,  disclosed this in Gusau, the state capital. Zurmi is among the ...

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NEMA warns of likely flooding in 28 states, 102 local governments


The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has alerted that 28 states and 102 local governments may be at risk of flooding due to impending heavy rainfall. Flooding in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State Mr Olusegun Afolayan, Director, Operations of NEMA in charge of Ekiti, Ondo and Osun states, gave the warning while speaking with newsmen after sensitising some residents on how flooding ...

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14 LGs in Cross River prone to flooding, says NEMA

Ben Ayade

The National Emergency Management Agency has said that 14 local government areas in Cross River State are vulnerable to flooding, following the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) and the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NISHA) prediction of May, 2020. Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State Director General of NEMA, AVM Mohammed Mohammed (Rtd), disclosed this on Thursday, August 6, 2020 in ...

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Flood: Akwa Ibom urges residents in coastal areas to relocate

Governor Udom Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom State Government has alerted its citizens, particularly residents living along low level coastal areas, to relocate upland to avoid impending flood. Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom, Mr Moses Ekpo, gave the directive in a statement by Mr Ekikere Umoh, his Press Secretary, on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 in Uyo, the ...

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NEMA raises alert over seven flood-prone LGAs in Zamfara

Flooding in Nigeria

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has urged the Zamfara State Government to prepare for possible floods in seven of its local government areas (LGAs). Flooding in Nigeria NEMA’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Ezekiel Manzo, said on Monday, July 20, 2020 in Gusau, the state capital, that a flood alert had been issued by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet). NiMet, ...

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