Nigeria declares emergency as flooding hits 4 statesStaff Writer | September 18, 2018
Nigeria has declared a state of emergency in four states as dozens have been confirmed killed and hundreds missing due to floods.
Africa Dozens of people are either dead or missing
“Dozens of people are either dead or missing. Thousands have now been displaced across the states,” he said.
The relief agency said the flooding was worsened after the country's Niger River - which borders many states - overflowed, displacing thousands of people along its banks. ■