As quest to rid Ibadan of flood continues


Flooding is an annual battle within Ibadan metropolis as residents in many areas have to constantly combat with water invading their homes and destroying properties. As stakeholders step up efforts to curb incessant flooding, Yejide Gbenga-Ogundare reports that in spite of the recent flooding experience, the interventions have gone a long way in mitigating effects of water overflowing its banks.

For residents of communities like Kute, Olodo, Kumapayi, Farayola, Ajolongo, Elewuro, Bode Wasinmi, Baale quarters and other flood-prone areas of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, flooding is a constant occurrence during the rain season. Indeed, it is unusual not to experience flooding during heavy…

Source: Nigerian Tribune