Aggrieved flood victims have attacked a particular adviser to the governor of Jigawa State on group growth, Alhaji Hamza Mohammed and officers of the State Emergency Administration Authority (SEMA) at Ganuwar Kuma in Hadejia Native Authorities Space of the state.
The indignant youths attacked the officers who had been assessing flood damages within the space.
The victims additionally attacked officers and Journalists with sticks, matchets and different harmful weapons to specific anger over alleged neglect by authorities and different political officeholders.
DAILY POST realized that the indignant youths began protesting in opposition to the officers whereas they had been making an attempt to deal with the flood victims who’re displaced.
They accused the officers of allegedly securing grants from the federal authorities and different donors with out giving it to the affected flood victims.
In response to an eyewitness, “the aggrieved flood victims chased out the adviser to the governor, forcing him to take refuge below a mattress in one of many homes”
“The victims had been taken away after the intervention of the police who fired a number of bullets within the air to disperse the indignant youths”
‘Now we have not seen any effort and affect of the media and SEMA who’re being mobilised right here yearly when there’s a flood.
DAILY POST reported that seventeen native Governments had been affected by the flood which killed thirty individuals and washed away homes and farmlands.