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Rivers flood: Take immediate action on divided Ahoada axis of East West road – Minister directs NDDC

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The Federal Government has directed the Niger Delta Development Commission to urgently intervene over the dangerous state of Ahoada West-Mbiama axis of the East West road.

The road has just lately been reduce into two components as a result of ravaging flood is the realm.

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Umana Okon Umana, gave the cost throughout his go to to to the realm to determine the extent of injury executed by the flood.

He additionally directed the NDDC to make sure the availability of “relief materials to flood victims” in affected native authorities areas.

The Minister mentioned the federal authorities “acknowledges” the event as an “emergency” state of affairs and due to this fact has directed related businesses to make sure that “appropriate actions are taken to arrest” the state of affairs.

Umana additionally disclosed that the Federal Government has requested the company chargeable for flood administration to ascertain “a situation room” the place they’ll collect data from Nigeria on the flood problem.

The Minister, who was in firm of the Acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, Emmanuel Audu Ohwavborua, additionally visited some internally Displaced Persons Camps within the space.

Rivers flood: Take immediate action on divided Ahoada axis of East West road – Minister directs NDDC

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Author: Clement Chinedu

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