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Nigeria Braces for Flooding

Farmers and residents of flood-prone areas in Nigeria are bracing for above-average precipitation in parts of the country this annual rainy season.  Local media report houses are being swept away and people forced to leave their farmlands in several states. Nigeria Meteorological Agency Director Anthony Anuforo, says parts of the country are expecting above-average rainfall, particularly the northwestern states of Katsina and Sokoto.  He says those states are especially...

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