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States In Nigeria Facing Flooding Surge

By Guardian Exclusive
13 November 2019   |   10:25 am
The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NHISA) says Edo, Delta, Rivers, Anambra and Bayelsa should be on a 'red alert' of imminent flooding.

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