It was the third disaster I experienced - 105-year-old victim of Benue flood appeals for help (photos)

It was the third disaster I experienced - 105-year-old victim of Benue flood appeals for help (photos)

- A Nigerian woman identified as Kutsuwe Kwembe recently clocked 105

- The woman was one of the victims of Makurdi flood

- She urged the government to provide assistance to the victims

- Kwembe noted that this is the third disaster she would experience in her lifetime

A Nigerian woman identified as Kutsuwe Kwembe who recently clocked 105 has urged Benue state government to provide assistance to victims of flood in Makurdi.

The old woman, who is currently taking shelter at a displaced persons camp in Makurdi, noted that the flood is the third disaster she experienced in her lifetime.

According to her, before the August 27 flood in Benue state capital, she also experienced a flood that occurred eight years ago around Gyado Villa.

It was the third disaster I experienced

It was the third disaster I experienced - 105-year-old victim of Benue flood appeals for help

In 2012, she was also a victim of the flood caused by the opening of Lagdo Lake Reservoir in Cameroon.

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Kwembe further noted that the August 27 flood destroyed some of her properties and flushed the rest away.

It was gathered that the old woman was visited by Eunice Ortom, the first lady of Benue state.

According to her daughter who is over seventy years old, the governor’s wife prayed for her mother during the visit.

She said: “The governor’s wife was here, but she just prayed and left.”

It was the third disaster I experienced

She was visited by the first lady of Benue state Photo Source: Premium Times

NAIJ.com gathered that the old woman’s daughter spoke on her behalf because she is inaudible.

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Meanwhile, victims of Lekki flood who were rendered homeless, jobless speak out on NAIJ.com TV.

Source: Naija.ng

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