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Nigeria suffers heavy destruction from worst floods in over a decade

Posted On: Oct. 18, 2022 9:33 AM CST


Nigeria is reeling from its worst floods in more than a decade that have damaged more than 330,000 hectares of roads and infrastructure and more than 80,000 homes, NPR reported. The floods have also damaged 108,000 hectares of farmland, raising food-supply concerns in the country, while more than 600 people have died and 1.3 million people have been displaced.