Torrential rain has led to an enormous flood which brought on the deaths of fairly a variety of individuals in Suleja, Niger State.
Seven members of a household of eight, which embody two moms and youngsters, had been reportedly killed in an incident on Sunday, July 9, 2017, in keeping with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN).
As well as, numerous family belongings had been destroyed as a result of continuous rain that has ravaged totally different components of the nation together with Lagos.
A District Police Officer in Suleja’s Division “A” management, Mohammed Mohammed, was not in a position to give a selected variety of casualties however he said that his males had been deployed to make sure the protection of individuals’s properties.
“The flood affected many individuals who constructed their homes alongside the river financial institution; many homes have been destroyed with unconfirmed variety of deaths recorded.
“Police are offering safety across the scene in order that hoodlums won’t cart away victims’ property particularly these mendacity exterior.”
NAN reported that Musliu Mohammed, 17, one of many victims who survived the flood was taken to the Suleja Common Hospital, the place he was positioned on admission.
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