Monday, 26th September 2022


2 Jan 2020
Indonesian authorities launched a mass evacuation as the floods death toll continued to rise. The flash floods caused landslides and electrocutions in the capital of Jakarta, home to some 30 million people.
9 Dec 2019
Now that flooding in Venice has subsided, the city is dealing with the aftermath, from damaged buildings to mountains of trash. Estimating the cost of damages is a difficult business, and many Venetians are frustrated.
27 Nov 2019
At least 39 people have died in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo following torrential rains that caused landslides near the University of Kinshasa.
24 Nov 2019
These are the worst floods to hit the city in more than 50 years. The mayor has blamed climate change and pleaded for government assistance as the city braces for a second day of high water.
16 Nov 2019
Delta state government is insisting that for proper safety measures to be put in place, people living in the flood-prone areas must vacate their houses.
1 Nov 2019
No fewer than 100 communities have been submerged in Adamawa after heavy downpour in the state.
1 Nov 2019
No fewer than 100 communities have been submerged and farmlands destroyed in Adamawa state by flood.
14 Oct 2019
As people relocate to higher grounds, the call becomes expedient for multinational companies, donor agencies, State and Federal Governments to come to the aid of Biseni community.
12 Oct 2019
Two People have been killed after floods hits Ozoro and other communities in Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State.
14 Sep 2019
Flood, herders-farmers clash affecting agriculture, says NEC
9 Sep 2019
Flood, herders-farmers clash affecting agriculture, says NEC
6 Aug 2019
Business activities were paralysed in the state capital on Monday following an early morning downpour in the federal capital territory.


57 mins ago
Niger's President Mohamed Bazoum granted an interview to FRANCE 24's Marc Perelman and RFI's Christophe Boisbouvier on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York. Bazoum expressed concern about the worsening security situation in Mali and the jihadist threat hanging over the Malian town of Ménaka in the wake of France's military withdrawal.
57 mins ago
A court in the state of Arizona has upheld a century-old ban on abortions. In response, the White House said it would continue to press Congress to codify the right to abortion recently overturned at the Supreme Court.
57 mins ago
In Germany, gas prices are going through the roof, and consumers are getting very worried. Policymakers have different ideas on the right response.
1 day ago
Earlier this week, the United Nations General Assembly opened with a warning from the UN Secretary General that we are in a "suicidal war against nature". The European Union’s leaders have made it clear that they want the bloc to be a champion for climate.
1 day ago
Only negotiations will bring an end to the conflict in Ethiopia's northern Tigray region, mediators and security experts agree. But the latest escalation and involvement of Eritrean troops is a setback to peace.
1 day ago
There's been no let-up in Iran's biggest protests since 2019, which have seen unprecedented footage of public burnings of the hijab. Despite disruptions to the internet, popular unrest has flared for a sixth day across the country over the death in custody of Mahsa Amini.