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 1101413
Death: 5
Displaced: -
Countries: Nigeria
From - To 09 May - 10 May


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Yobe, Nigeria, May 2022Yobe State Emergency Management Agency (Sema) reported that 5 people died and 41 were injured after buildings collapsed due to heavy windstorm and rainfall in Damaturu late on 09 May 2022. It is not clear if the rain caused flooding in the area. Media said about 70 houses were damaged or destroyed by the rainstorm which lasted just one hour.Wed 11 May 2022FloodList 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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