Presidential committee on flood intervention donates food items to victims


The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has said the Presidential Committee on Flood Intervention led by Aliko Dangote has donated food items worth 1.5 Billion naira, to be distributed to all displaced persons and communities affected by the flood disaster.

Umar-Farouq made this known while giving an update on the 2022 flood intervention by the federal government during the 56th session of the State House Media Briefing.

While speaking about early warnings and interventions, she said the ministry, through the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, trained over 150 participants from all sectors of the economy to help in mitigating flood disasters as well as evacuation of people from affected areas.

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