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Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by LasgidiOnline: 7:32pm On Aug 27, 2017
By Lasgidi Online

Residents of Peace Village, Behind Hotel Lucia in Makurdi, the Benue state capital experienced a heavy rainfall last night which resulted in a flood which destroyed their homes, valuables and fences fell down.
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According to an eye witness who spoke to Lasgidi Online reporter said the rain started around 1am last night and lasted till 5am.

From the photos captured by Lasgidi Online reporter after the rain, residents were seen with their beds, rug carpets and other valuables dried outside.

See more photos below...

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http://www.lasgidionline.com.ng/2017/08/flood-sacks-makurdi-residents-destroys.html

lalasticlala
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by LasgidiOnline: 7:33pm On Aug 27, 2017
eyaa
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by roldee(m): 10:11pm On Aug 27, 2017
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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Narldon: 10:11pm On Aug 27, 2017
Sorry
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by IneedSugarMumy1(m): 10:12pm On Aug 27, 2017
God help them amen.




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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by mostyg(m): 10:12pm On Aug 27, 2017
OK
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by favourmic(m): 10:12pm On Aug 27, 2017
Gjngy
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Lighthouseman: 10:14pm On Aug 27, 2017
Very poor reportage.

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by AUTOCRATIC(m): 10:14pm On Aug 27, 2017
Lasgidi bawo,sent messages or witnessed one?
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Ajiswaggs(m): 10:14pm On Aug 27, 2017
Dis one no be Flood na

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by whitering: 10:14pm On Aug 27, 2017
Oga Lasgidi, it seems you can not differentiate between downpour and flood. no be only flood, na mudslide SMH....

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by veacea: 10:18pm On Aug 27, 2017
This one no be flood abeg go to Texas and see correct flood
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Prestige16(m): 10:20pm On Aug 27, 2017
Very very poor report. You carry lasgidi put for centre of pix come expect us to see am. Meanwhile, those pictures do not even capture the level of damage compared to other areas in the state

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by GloryCardinal(m): 10:21pm On Aug 27, 2017
Naso ;DNaso
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by PastorandMentor(m): 10:23pm On Aug 27, 2017
Poor news. Poor picture quality. Paid to be on front page for nothing. You guys have so much work to do.
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by piagetskinner(m): 10:32pm On Aug 27, 2017
like my friends up there..
poor reporting!!
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by MTKbudapest(m): 10:51pm On Aug 27, 2017
I'm not seeing any flood in the pics pls.

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by toocoded: 11:13pm On Aug 27, 2017
MTKbudapest:
I'm not seeing any flood in the pics pls.

Same here

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Mankia: 12:02am On Aug 28, 2017
veacea:
This one no be flood abeg go to Texas and see correct flood
https://www.voanews.com/a/texas-tropical-storm-harvey-flooding/4002664.html
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by Mankia: 12:03am On Aug 28, 2017
LasgidiOnline:
By Lasgidi Online

Residents of Peace Village, Behind Hotel Lucia in Makurdi, the Benue state capital experienced a heavy rainfall last night which resulted in a flood which destroyed their homes, valuables and fences fell down.
[img]http://3.bp./-UDAjYdaxGno/WaMK2u2cuzI/AAAAAAAAhro/G_cZD_67tPcLUpUsmXVc1G9Q1ekLNISIACLcBGAs/s400/PicsArt_08-27-06.27.21.jpg[/img]
According to an eye witness who spoke to Lasgidi Online reporter said the rain started around 1am last night and lasted till 5am.

From the photos captured by Lasgidi Online reporter after the rain, residents were seen with their beds, rug carpets and other valuables dried outside.

See more photos below...

[img]http://1.bp./-ID0HTuoKSZU/WaMK2cTd7FI/AAAAAAAAhrk/QZR2Hw9qWB0C2lTDkNqUIZ_szzaJXQnqQCLcBGAs/s400/PicsArt_08-27-06.28.12.jpg[/img]
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http://www.lasgidionline.com.ng/2017/08/flood-sacks-makurdi-residents-destroys.html

lalasticlala

Its happening in texas too...
https://www.voanews.com/a/texas-tropical-storm-harvey-flooding/4002664.html
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by haryorbarmie83(m): 1:50am On Aug 28, 2017
Where's the sacks

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by MasterKim: 2:45am On Aug 28, 2017
Abeg were d flood dey..
Abi flood dey hide for camera

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by centmichael101(m): 4:46am On Aug 28, 2017
People and high-ping tins!! Just small rain wey Just fall dis one don run come here dey shout FLOOD OOOO FLOODOOO

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by azimibraun: 4:48am On Aug 28, 2017
Looking for the flood and the pink letter...
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by goslowgoslow(m): 5:11am On Aug 28, 2017
Wey the flood?
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by tballeyy(m): 5:12am On Aug 28, 2017
What are u showing us now, I can't see any thing serious called flood, maybe nairaland made a by calling this kin tin a flood
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by tballeyy(m): 5:15am On Aug 28, 2017
No be only lasgidi. U go see lasvega very soon
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by GreatMahmud: 8:05am On Aug 28, 2017
Natural disaster(Flood) + Man made disaster( From Fulani herdsmen) = Benue state
Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by princesssusan(f): 8:08am On Aug 28, 2017
on a serious note rain dey disturbe for makurdi like die embarassed

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Re: Flood Sacks Makurdi Residents, Destroys Homes (photos) by moorevic(m): 8:10am On Aug 28, 2017
How is this flood. Expecting to see Houston Harvey kind of flood.

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