Floods consume Lekki road in Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour (video, photos)

Floods consume Lekki road in Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour (video, photos)

- The downpour on Monday, August 13, caused serious pain to some Lagosians and Bayelsans

- Following the heavy rains, both streets and houses in both states were completely taken over by floods leaving residents overwhelmed

- For instance, the whole of Prince Kazeem Eletu Way in Lekki was totally consumed by floods

A social media subscriber, Wale Alakija, on his Twitter page, shared videos and photos of a street in Jakande, Lekki, Lagos, overtaken by flood after the downpour on Monday, August 13, Punch reports.

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Alakija shared the videos and photos via his Twitter handle, @oladrunken. The flooding allegedly took place on Prince Kazeem Eletu Way in Lekki.

Floods consume Lekki road as Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour

Photo of a whole street taken over by flood in Lekki (Photo credit: Punch)

Floods consume Lekki road as Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour

Photo of a section of a street in Lekki completely flooded (Photo credit: Punch)

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Meanwhile, in a similar post, Punch reported that houses were submerged by floods after two days of torrential rainfalls at Nick-Ton Road, Kpansa, in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state.

Floods consume Lekki road as Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour (video, photos)

Photo of a house in Yenagoa surrounded by floods (Photo credit: NAN)

Floods consume Lekki road as Lagos, submerge houses in Bayelsa after downpour (video, photos)

Photo of buildings in Yenagoa overwhelmed by floods (Photo credit: NAN)

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com reported that an early morning rain in Lagos state on Friday, May 25, had left some areas flooded.

NAIJ.com gathered that some residents of the affected areas of the commercial city woke up to flooded streets. The areas included Ketu, Bariga and Ojota which were all flooded as a result of the early morning downpour which lasted for several hours.

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Source: Naija.ng

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