Overall Green alert Flood
in Nigeria

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101523
Death: 15
Displaced: 7889
Countries: Nigeria
From - To 09 Jul - 04 Aug

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Jigawa State, Nigeria, July to August 2022Flooding occurred in parts of Jigawa State, Nigeria after heavy rain on 02 August 2022. Local media reported fatalities in Kiri Kasamma and Kafin Hausa LGAs.Thu 4 Aug 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 5 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Gombe Promises to Give Succour to Flood Victims in Funakaye2022-08-02T13:11+0200.

Segun Awofadeji in Gombe. A Gombe State Government delegation led by the state Commissioner for Environment and Forest Resources, Alhaji Shehu Ibrahim Madugu, yesterday visited some communities affected by the recent flood disaster in Bajog
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Governor Inuwa pledges succour to flood victims in Funakaye2022-08-02T10:58+0200.

By Stanley Onyekwere. A Gombe State government delegation, led by the Commissioner overseeing the Ministry of Environment and Forest Resources, Alhaji Shehu Ibrahim Madugu, yesterday visited some communities affected by the recent flood dis
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Go Green Project: Sokoto NUJ signs MoU on tree plantation2022-08-01T10:00+0200.

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Sokoto State Council, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two organisations to boost afforestation project in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the project, t
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Nigeria: Floods Anticipation - Emergency Plan of Action - DREF Operati ... 2022-08-01T03:11+0200.

A. Situation analysis. Description of the disaster. Since 20 June 2022, abundant rains are being recorded over localized areas in southern Nigeria, with total amount of rains exceeding 100mm per day so far. Floods have also started to be re
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),