Wednesday, 24 August 2016
15 Local Govt. in AkwaIbom should prepare for flooding-Nigerian Meteorological Agency
The directive followed the earlier warning by Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, of the impending flooding anticipated to occur in 11 states, Akwa Ibom being one of them.
According to a statement, in Uyo, the 15 councils, which are flood prone are Oron, Udung Uko,
Mbo, Urue Offong/Oruko, Okobo, Ibeno, Eket, Esit Eket, and Onna.
Other councils that received the directive according to the statement were Ikot Abasi, Mkpat Enin, Eastern Obolo, Uruan, Ibiono Ibom and Itu.