The Federal Government has approved emergency management plans to mitigate the impact of flood nationwide.
Dr Nasir Sani-Gwarzo, the Permanent Secretary (PS), Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, made this known during a news conference on Tuesday in Abuja.
He said government had approved the National Emergency Flood Preparedness and Response Plans to mitigate and reduce the impact of the flood nationwide.
According to Sani-Gwarzo, the government is also prepared to make sure that affected places and communities not affected both get some relief materials.
He said that National Emergency Management Agency came up with relief materials reaching nothing less than 315,000 people that were displaced across the line of the flooding impact.