Reacting to this remorseful incidence, Seyi law said;
seyilaw1 Our Prayers and heartfelt sympathy goes to our brothers and sisters in Makurdi, Benue. We extend our prayers to all ravaged by the flood. You shall pull through. God’s strength.
Meanwhile, the President on his Facebook handle said:
I have received with great concern, reports of the flooding in Benue State, displacing, from early estimates, more than 100,000 people.
I have directed NEMA to immediately mobilize personnel and resources to the aid of the affected communities and persons.
I will be monitoring and getting updates on the rollout of the Federal Government’s humanitarian response to the disaster.
My sympathies go to the Government and people of Benue State.
I assure that the Federal Government will make available ALL the support and assistance needed by the Benue State Government and the affected communities.