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Makurdi relief materials that sparked IDPs protests not diverted – Joseph Utsev

The Benue Commissioner for Water Resources and Environment, Joseph Utsev, has said that relief materials loaded in vehicles, which sparked protests in a Makurdi IDPs camp, were not diverted.

NEMA donates relief materials to Benue flood victims

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday donated 27 different items as relief materials to flood victims in Benue and inspect affected areas.

Flood sacks 110,000 people in Benue communities

The Benue State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said over 110,000 people in 24 communities including Makurdi were displaced by flood.

Flood submerges Benue Radio, market, seven communities – official

A Benue radio station, Wurukum Market, and seven communities have been submerged following Saturday night heavy downpour in Makurdi.

Floods hit Benue, Kastina states

Floods have destroyed many property and rendered thousands homeless in Benue and Katsina States, NAN report.

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