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NEMA Asses Windstorm Disaster In Kebbi


NEMA, Sokoto Operatiins Offive led a joint team of NEMA, SEMA and Local Government Council officials in an on-the-spot assessment of destructions caused by windstorm in 2 Local Government Areas of Kebbi State.

The Local Government Areas affected include Koko/Basse and Shanga Local Government Areas. The incident led to both partial and complete destruction of houses and also inflicted different magnitude of injuries on some of the victims with one death recorded.

The incident which occured on the 28th April, 2024 affected communities which include Basse, Dutsin Mari in Koko/Basse LGA and Gudu, Kwaila, Tsamiya, Yar Bese and Zugun tane in Shanga LGA of Kebbi State.

The assessment exercise was conducted on the 30th April, 2024. Some of the affected persons are already carrying out partial rehabilitation in order to at least sustain their lives.

Abdulkadir Kezo Ibrahim IkonAllah

Assistant chief Information Officer New Media

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