Flood has destroyed farms in some villages in Kwaya Kusar Local Government Area in the southern part of Borno State. Daily Trust gathered that the most affected villages are Wawa, Yiwar Lalan and Bilazi.
Residents of some of the affected villages told our correspondent that the flood washed away many of their farms produce. A farmer in one of the villages, Malam Musa Bauchi, said the flood washed away his farm produce including guava, millet and guinea corn.
He appealed to the local and state governments to come to their aid. A member of the Borno State House of Assembly, Alhaji Saleh Muhammed who visited some of the affected areas urged the villagers to see the disaster as an act of God. He also called on them to exercise patience as they await government’s assistance.