21September 2020 by Aliyu Muraki
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has ordered the evacuation of persons whose houses have been submerged by the flood in Nasarawa Local Government of the State.
He gave the directive when he visited the Local Government to assess the level of damage caused by the flood.
The Governor also ordered that, food items, matteresses and other relief items be provided without any delay to the victims.
He therefore urged the people of the State to desist from building on Water ways and stop indiscriminate dumping of refuse in drainages.
The Governor also expressed commitment of his administration to take a second look at the channelization project while hoping to seek the collaboration of the Federal Government in tackling the ecological problems in the area.