80 billion naira needed to address flood damages- Fashola


The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has absolved the Federal Government of any blame for not providing temporary shelters for citizens in vulnerable flood plains, maintaining that it is the responsibility of states and local governments.

According to him, his ministry has identified 154 places across the country that had been damaged by the recent floods.

Although he could not tell specifically where the affected places were, he said his ministry came up with 80 billion naira as funds needed to address the damage.

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