WFP: Nigeria Flood Brief Update #4
|Post date||Wednesday, 10 October, 2018 - 13:11|
|Document Type||Report, Monitoring Report, Situation Report, Map|
|Content Themes||Emergency Response, Nutrition, Food Security, Floods, Coordination|
|Sources||Food Security Sector, WFP|
- As of 09 September 2018, 1,921,026 people were affected, 561,442 were internally displaced, and 351,236 in need of immediate humanitarian assistance across 12 states (Anambra, Bayelsa, Benue, Delta, Edo, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Niger, Rivers, Adamawa and Taraba).
- The water levels at Lokoja continue to drop, suggesting the peak of the flooding has passed.
- The focus remains high on providing adequate assistance and aid to those affected, including prevention/control of major health risks (cholera, malaria).