Previously it was about the flood in lekki and ajah area of lagos state. Now is kastina flood.10-year-old boy has lost his life. While more 2,000 people have been affected by a kastina flood disaster. That ravaged Kaita town. In Kaita Local Government Area of Katsina State.
“The flood disaster was caused due to a heavy rainfall that consistently lasted for several hours. Which destroyed over 150 houses in the area,” Hajiya Umma Abdullahi-Mahuta. Acting Sole Administrator of the local council, said on Monday.
According today report, She revealed that. Those displaced by the Saturday flood have found shelter. With neighbours, friends and relations.
“We have assessed the extent of the damages. And forwarded a report to the State Emergency Management Agency. For quick intervention on the matter,” she said
Also, the District Head of Kaita, Alhaji Abdulkarim Kabir. Appealed to the Katsina State Government to provide relief materials to the victims.
“I am calling on Non-Governmental Organisations to also come to the aid of my subjects. By providing all necessary assistance to the victims to cushion their hardship.”
One of the victims, Malam Isah Kaita, called on the State Environmental Protection Agency. To commence evacuation of drainage in the area to avoid a recurrence.