Thousands Displaced by Floods in Nigeria


 

The heaviest rainfall in Nigeria has caused 100,000 people to be displaced from their homes in Yola, Adamawa State. Thousands had their homes and businesses destroyed when water from rivers overflowed (exacerbated by water released from a dam in neighbouring Cameroon).

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_b0NKMxz6U&sns=tw

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  1. We need to be better prepared for natural disasters, and adequate warnings should be given before water is released from dams

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