Lawmaker seeks FG’s intervention for 200 flood-displaced households in Adamawa

Zakaria Nyampa, (PDP-Adamawa) has known as on the Federal Authorities to supply aid supplies to over 200 households displaced just lately by flood in Adamawa.

Mr Nyampa, representing Michika/Madagali Federal Constituency, mentioned this whereas talking with reporters in Abuja on Saturday.

He expressed concern over the brand new misery skilled by tons of of households, together with ladies and kids who had suffered loss through the havoc wrecked by insurgents in the areas.

In keeping with him, no fewer than 200 homes collapsed resulting from flood in the state and few misplaced their lives through the incident.

He added that among the individuals affected had relocated to varsities whereas some to neighbouring cities to squat with relations and pals.

“However in the mean time, now we have many displaced households which isn’t good, particularly through the wet season the place there are many mosquitoes in the areas.

“And when you have a look at the chilly climate, particularly round Shuak, Kirchinga and Kamale areas, there are flat land the place flood has taken over,” he mentioned.


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The lawmaker mentioned {that a} formal letter had been despatched to the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Catastrophe Administration and Social Improvement to help the place needed.

”I’ve approached the Nationwide Emergency Administration Company, the Ecological Workplace, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing in addition to the North East Improvement Fee.

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“Sadly my individuals in the mean time are so displaced, they’ve taken over the first colleges throughout the villages,” he mentioned.

Mr Nyampa mentioned it was regrettable that lives had been misplaced to the floods.(NAN)


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