Overall Green alert Flood
in Nigeria

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101078
Death: 5
Displaced: 75
Countries: Nigeria
From - To 09 Sep - 14 Sep


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Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nigeria, September 2021Hours of heavy rain on 12 September caused damaging flash floods in parts of Abuja and n the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of Nigeria, in particular Trademoore, Light Gold, Wisdom and Lugbe. FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) confirmed that 4 people lost their lives and 26 vehicles were swept away, damaged or destroyed. A total of 166 houses were damaged.Tue 14 Sep 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),