29th July, 2017
It is hereby announced for the information of the general public, particularly Deltans that the Nigerian Metrological Agency (NIMET) has predicted that Delta State will experience flooding this year as a result of heavy rainfall.
2. In view of this prediction, the Delta State Ministry of Environment has by this announcement requested all owners of illegal structures such as buildings and caravans blocking natural waterways and drainages, to remove such structures.
3. It is stressed that the Ministry will embark on massive demolition exercise to remove illegal structures built on natural waterways and owners of such illegal structures will be prosecuted and made to bear the cost of demolition and evacuation.
Director of Information