Flood Destroy Houses and Valuables Worth Millions Of Naira In Jigawa


No fewer than 120 houses, farms and other valuables worth millions of naira were destroyed by flood that ravaged part of Jahun Local Government Area of Jigawa State.

Member of the House or Representatives, Sai’du Yusuf, representing Jahun/Miga constituency revealed this to journalists after paying a condolence visit to the victims.

He said the report received from the victims, indicated that about 120 houses, foodstuffs and other valuables were destroyed by flood.

The lawmaker was accompanied by Chief Whip, of the House of Reps Alasan Doguwa who came in person of the Speaker of the House of Representatives Hon. Yakubu Dogara, and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) official to sympathize with the victims.

Yusuf said he came in company of Alasan, who represented the to assess the level of damages caused by the flood for appropriate action.