The National Emergency Management Agency has announced that about 68 lives have so far been lost to flooding incidents across Nigeria this year. Affected country: Nigeria. The rains, which lasted four hours the day before, left areas of the camp submerged in water. File photo shows Nigerian residents and vehicles wade through flood water after a rainstorm in Abeokuta, Ogun State, southwest Nigeria, Nov. 5, 2014. Authorities in Nigeria on Monday said 68 persons were killed so far by flooding in . The National Emergency Management Agency on Monday put the number of lives lost to the 2020 floods in various parts of Nigeria at 68. LAGOS, NIGERIA – JUNE 18: A flooded area is seen after heavy rains hit Lagos, Nigeria on June 18, 2020. It also … The Director-General of the agency, Muhammadu Muhammed, disclosed this at the 2020 Flood After Action Review Technical Meeting organised for concerned parties on Monday in Abuja. Heavy rains on 2 August in an IDP camp in Bama LGA partially damaged or destroyed at least 475 shelters, affecting some 2,481 IDPs. September 8, 2020. Authorities in Nigeria on Monday said 68 persons were killed so far by flooding in different parts of the country this year. The National Emergency Management Agency Director-General Muhammadu Muhammed, has said that floods in 2020 has impacted 35 states, including the Federal. Retired AVM Muhammadu Muhammed, the Director-General of the agency, disclosed this at the 2020 Flood After Action Review Technical Meeting organised for stakeholders on Monday in Abuja. By. The Director-General of the agency, Muhammadu Muhammed, disclosed this at the 2020 Flood After Action Review Technical Meeting organised for concerned parties on Monday in Abuja. Authorities in Nigeria on Monday said 68 persons were killed so far by flooding in different parts of the country this year. THE National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has said a total of 68 persons lost their lives while 129,000 others were displaced in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, in the outgoing year. ... 68 killed, 129,000 affected by Nigerian floods in 2020. Nigeria: Floods – Jul 2020. 68 killed, 129,000 affected by Nigerian floods in 2020. By. Floods killed 68, displaced 129, 000 in 35 states, FCT, in 2020, says NEMA By Joseph Erunke. Glide: FL-2020-000196-NGA.