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NiMet predictions: Akwa Ibom directs residents in flood prone areas to relocate upland

Governor Udom Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom State Government has directed people living in low-lying coastal areas to relocate upland for safety to ensure adequate preparation against impending heavy rainfall predicted by the Nigeria Metrological Agency (NiMet). Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State The Deputy Governor, Mr Moses Ekpo, said this during the sensitisation of 948 villages in the flood prone local government ...

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Stakeholders review flood response profile ahead 2016 rains


As the nation awaits this year’s Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) courtesy of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMET) as well as the Annual Flood Outlook (AFO) by the Nigerian Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), stakeholders have attempted an appraisal of last year’s flood response profile in order to ensure a hitch-free 2016 preparedness. Both the SRP and AFO are analysed to make ...

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