Pythons get trapped after flood hit Rivers State

Huge pythons that were trapped and caught in the flood yesterday in Obagi community in Ogba Egbema Ndoni local government area Rivers state Nigeria, after flood engulfed Ahoada West and East in the state.

The flood, according to the villagers claimed the lifes over at least 10 persons, while goods and properties were also destroyed, there was also the outbreak of skin diseases has been reported in some of the over 70 communities affected by flood in the state.

According to the Chairman of Ahoada West Local Government Area, AWELGA, Mr Hope Ikiriko, he said: “The report I got is that two people have drowned in the flood. The report has it that the people went to harvest their premature cassava when flood caught up with them and they could not be rescued.”

The other affected communities are in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni and Abua/Odua Local Government Areas of the state.

Source: ( tsb.com.ng )

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