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NEMA assisted 150 households displaced by flood in Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State

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The North-East Zone of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has assisted 150 households displaced by flood in Buni Yadi, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.

Mohammad Goje, Executive Secretary, Yobe Emergency Management Agency, disclosed this today to the News Agency of Nigeria in Damaturu, the state capital.

He said the beneficiaries were part of the more than 2 thousand 800 households so far registered as ravaged by recent floods.

Mohammed Goje said the victims received food items, building materials and mattresses.

He said that the Yobe state government had equally supported the flood victims across the state.

News Agency of Nigeria reports that more than 31 thousand households across 258 communities in 17 local government areas of the state were hit by various natural disasters this year. The disasters included windstorm and floods from heavy downpour and release of water from dams.

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