Omg! Two Killed, 150 Houses Destroyed In Gombe Flood


At least two persons have been killed and over 150 houses destroyed as flood ravaged Kumo, an agrarian community in Akko local government area of Gombe state, officials said.

According to the Acting Head of Resource and Rehabilitation of Gombe State’s Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Mohammed Garba, the incident, which had affected both residential and commercial areas “has caused the death of the two persons and affected not less than 150 houses within the town”.

Mr. Garba said most of the houses or buildings that were destroyed could be salvaged, “but items such as food, electronics,furniture, and livestock were completely destroyed by the flood”.

He said the agency had since forwarded its reports on the incident to the State Government and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) for proper action.

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