Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal alongside Sultan Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, recently, assessed the damage done by thunderstorm and flood at Tudu village and surrounding communities in Dange Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto State.
Incessant rain and rising water level destroyed more than 100 homes, while a toddler was reported dead in the village.
Addressing victims of the disaster, Tambuwal said government has already sent an emergency supply of relief items to the area.
He said in the interim, the State Emergency Management Agency will conduct a full assessment of items destroyed to enable government assist the victims.
Tambuwal said efforts are being made to ensure that all houses to be rebuilt will be strong enough to withstand heavy rains and strong winds.
Meanwhile, the governor also inspected Isa-Marnona federal highway which was washed away by flood.
He said his administration will fix the damaged section of the road, revealing that an assessment team has been directed to visit the site and advise government accordingly.

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