* THE RATE OF WHICH FLOOD IS AFFECTING SOME PARTS OF NIGERIA IS HIGHLY ALARMING *
Many of us have this idea that floods (or flooding) is simply, too much water around your house. People think that can be fun. But flood is a natural disaster of its own which should be maintained prevented maintained and controlled with immediate effect, Because Flooding is a lot more than covering a particular area.
Flooding is extremely dangerous and has the potential to wipe away an entire city.
however for a large number of area which has been affected by flood, the people of River State has noticed the damages which will be invited if flood is not taken care of. Thanking and praising their governor who stepped out during the rain to inspect and to assure his people that all the measures to control and stop flood from destroying other parts of the state will be done.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Sunday evening assured residents of Port Harcourt and other flooded communities that his administration will tackle the environmental challenge.
He empathised with all residents affected by the flooding, assuring that his administration will work with relevant agencies to resolve the issues thrown up by the flooding.
Speaking after he inspected some areas impacted by flooding caused by two of torrential rainfall, Governor Wike directed the relevant government agencies to take immediate remedial measures.
The governor inspected the flooded areas in Port Harcourt with Julius Berger engineers and officials of the State Ministry of Works.
Governor Wike advised residents of Port Harcourt to stop dumping refuse in water channels. He said such actions lead to blockage of water channels, which leads to flooding.
And other places affected by flood like LAGOS AND ASABA still waiting to hear from state cry out and wish their state will also come to their rescue.
“A MORE THANKS AND PRAYER FOR THE ABIA STATE GOVERNOR DR OKEZIE IKPEAZU* Who saw the vision of what is to come and started a massive road construction in Aba, they people also prays that you receive more strength to finish your good work.