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 1101659
Death: 2
Displaced: 3000
Countries: Nigeria
From - To 10 Sep - 25 Sep

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Lagos State, Nigeria, September 2022Flooding affected areas of Lagos city and the surrounding state in Nigeria after heavy rain from 10 August 2022. Local media reported 2 people died in separate incidents of flash floods, while a building collapsed and 9 people had to be rescued in Maryland, Lagos.Tue 13 Sep 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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Latest media headlines

Articles: 15 | About casualties: 3 | Last hour: 0

Flood Erodes Kano Farmlands As Reports Show Bleaker Future Across Stat ... 2022-09-28T13:06+0200.

Tsoho got on his motorcycle and rode to the edge of the woods. Then he started trekking. A few steps in, he observed the damage done to his neighbours’ farms by the recent downpour. “Water submerged plants and uprooted some,” he recalled. B
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TIMELINE: Over 250 persons killed by flood in four months2022-09-26T17:00+0200.

After a terrible flood devastated different parts of Nigeria in 2012, seven million people were affected, over 300 persons killed and 2.1 million displaced. It took some of them months to get back on their feet. Some probably never recovere
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Reportan al menos cinco muertos en Filipinas por el paso del tifón Nor ... 2022-09-26T05:56+0200.

Cinco rescatistas murieron en Filipinas luego de ser enviados a un pueblo inundado durante el paso del poderoso tifón Noru, informaron las autoridades Unas 75 mil personas fueron evacuadas de sus casas antes de la llegada de la tormenta
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2023: Civil Defence to deploy 30,000 operatives2022-09-25T15:35+0200.

Muslim-Muslim ticket: Tinubu is procuring fake Christian groups to divide the Church – Babachir UNGA77: AUDA-NEPAD boss says joint fight against IFFs will enhance SDG-2030, AU-Agenda 2063 actualisation. The Nigeria Security and Civil
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), WMO (1), INFORM (2),