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RIVERS GOVT BEGINS PROCESS TO CHECK FLOODING – Nsirim

***Urges Citizens To Desist From Dumping Refuse In Drains The Rivers State Government says it is working with relevant agencies to role out the process that will check perennial flooding in the State. The State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Pastor Paulinus Nsirim disclosed this at a media briefing in Port Harcourt, today, (22/9/2021). Nsirim therefore called on those living and doing business in Rivers … Continue reading RIVERS GOVT BEGINS PROCESS TO CHECK FLOODING – Nsirim

RIVERS GOVT MEET WITH STAKEHOLDERS OVER IMPENDING FLOODS

The Rivers State government has advised local government Chairmen and respective Ministries/Departments/Agencies (MDA) to prepare for emergency situations in flood-prone communities across the state. This follows the 2021 Nigerian Metrological Agency (NiMET) and the Nigerian Hydrological Service Agency (NIHSA) warnings of adverse weather predictions across the country and in particular Rivers State. At a closed-door meeting with the affected council chairmen, NEMA officials, and the … Continue reading RIVERS GOVT MEET WITH STAKEHOLDERS OVER IMPENDING FLOODS

Flood Alert: DELTA GOVT GIVES TWO WEEKS ULTIMATUM TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS DEFAULTERS

The Delta State Government has charged residents of the state to ensure that they maintain good sanitation habits in order to prevent blockade of the drains to avoid flood challenges in the state. The Secretary to the Delta State Government (SSG), Chief Patrick Ukah, gave the charge yesterday in a meeting on flood alert with landlords and other stakeholders within the state capital territory inside … Continue reading Flood Alert: DELTA GOVT GIVES TWO WEEKS ULTIMATUM TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS DEFAULTERS

DELTA GOVT ISSUES FLOOD ALERT TO RESIDENTS

The Delta State Government wishes to bring to the notice of the general public and residents in the state that the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has announced that 28 states including Delta and the FCT will most likely experience flooding this year. Similarly, the Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NIMET) in its 2021 seasonal climatic forecast has also observed that signals monitored by the agency indicate … Continue reading DELTA GOVT ISSUES FLOOD ALERT TO RESIDENTS

Flood: DELTA APC MISSES AGAIN; GOVERNOR OKOWA CARES ALWAYS FOR THE PEOPLE

PRESS RELEASE 2nd November, 2020 FLOOD: DELTA APC MISSES AGAIN. …..GOVERNOR OKOWA CARES ALWAYS FOR THE PEOPLE It is the height of impenitence, and indeed too late for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State to want to continue to give the impression that the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is out of favour with the good people of the State. Of … Continue reading Flood: DELTA APC MISSES AGAIN; GOVERNOR OKOWA CARES ALWAYS FOR THE PEOPLE

Flood: OMO-AGEGE EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER PLIGHT OF IDPs IN DELTA

The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed deep concerns on the Plight of Internally Displaced Persons who were affected by the ravaging floods in Delta State, saying he will do everything possible to assist them with relief materials. Senator Omo-Agege who made the promise at the weekend when he visited Ogbeafor IDP camp in Asaba, expressed delight on the orderliness of the Displaced … Continue reading Flood: OMO-AGEGE EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER PLIGHT OF IDPs IN DELTA

DTSG CONSTITUTES 2019 FLOOD MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

As part of efforts to mitigate the possible negative effects of the impending 2019 flooding of Coastal Communities, the Delta State Government has constituted a 13- Man high powered Committee. The Committee which was set up in response to the 2019 flood alert issued by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET), and has the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr Chiedu Ebie as the Chairman, … Continue reading DTSG CONSTITUTES 2019 FLOOD MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE