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Nigeria floods displace more than 100000 people -

More than 100,000 people have fled their homes because of major flooding in the central state of Benue in Nigeria, according to President Muhammadu Buhari. "I have received with great concern reports of the flooding in Benue state, displacing, from ...and more »

President Buhari Set For US Trip Next Week -

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja on Monday, September 4, 2017 for a trip to Washington, DC. Mr. Buhari's trip to the US is at the invitation of President Donald Trump, with a Nigerian Presidency source telling our correspondent that Mr ...and more »

More Than 100000 People Have Been Displaced By Flooding In Nigeria - Vibe

More than 100,000 people in Nigeria's Benue state have been displaced due to flooding in the country's central region. Nigerian President Muhammad Buhari revealed the devastating figures on Twitter Thursday (Aug. 31). READ: Meet The Women's Bobsled ...and more »

President Buhari chairs his first cabinet meeting since his return - Ventures Africa

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday chaired his first cabinet meeting since returning from sick leave to Britain this month. Buhari returned to Nigeria on Aug. 19 after more than three months in London for treatment for an undisclosed ...and more »

Floods displace some 100000 in Nigerian breadbasket - Anadolu Agency

At least 100,000 people have been displaced and dozens of houses and farmlands submerged in heavy flooding across several communities of central Nigeria's Benue state, according to authorities. “President Muhammadu Buhari has received with great ...and more »

Gov. Aminu Masari pays homage to President Buhari in Daura - Vanguard

Gov. Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has expressed gratitude to God and Nigerians for the sustained prayers for the unity of Nigeria and the wellbeing of President Muhammadu Buhari. Bello Masari. Masari said this in Daura on Saturday when he paid ...and more »

Over 100 000 flee their homes after heavy rains, flooding in Nigeria - News24

Lagos - More than 100 000 people have had to flee their homes after heavy rains and flooding in Nigeria's southeastern Benue state, President Muhammadu Buhari said late on Thursday. "I have received with great concern reports of the flooding in Benue ...and more »

Benue floods: Buhari directs NEMA to aid victims - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to immediately mobilize personnel and resources to come to the aid of the victims of the flooding in Benue state. A statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to ...and more »

Flood: NEMA sends a team to Benue - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

flood benue The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has deployed a team to provide humanitarian services to residents in Benue that were affected by recent flooding in the state. NEMA Director-General Mustapha Maihaja, made this known in a ...and more »

Eid-el-Kabir: Abdusalami urges Nigerians to pray for Buhari - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

A former Head of State, retired Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has urged Nigerians, especially Muslims, to pray for full recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari to enable him pilot the affairs of the country. Abdulsalami made the call after the Eid prayer ...and more »