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Kogi govt distributes relief items to flood victims
By: News Editor
Fri, 7 Oct 2022   ||   Nigeria, Kogi State

The Kogi State Government, on Friday, began the distribution of relief materials to Local Government areas affected by flood.
The materials consists vegetable oil, red oil, beans, gari, rice, and tomato paste among others.
The Commissioner for Environment, Chief Victor Omofaiye, who spoke with Newsmen after monitoring the distribution process, warned officials against diversion of the materials.
Omofaiye appealed for more support from the Federal Government, corporate bodies and public-spirited individuals to ameliorate the sufferings of the victims.
The Commissioner noted that more relief materials will also be distributed in the coming days, emphasising that the items are only for those in the Internally Displaced Camps.
The acting Executive Secretary of Kogi State Emergency Management Agency, Margret Akuh, was also on ground to monitor the exercise.
The local governments are: Lokoja, Kogi, Ajaokuta, Ibaji, Idah, Ofu, Igalamela-Odolu, Bassa Adavi and Omala.



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