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PRES.BUHARI SEEKS SUPPORT FOR VICTIMS OF PAKISTAN FLOOD.


President Buhari has commiserated with the people of Pakistan over the flood dis@ster ravaging parts of the country. The country is experiencing the worst monsoon floods in recent history
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According to the government, the floods are bigger than the 2010 ‘superflood’ that impacted 20 million people and k#lled almost 2,000. Sherry Rehman, Pakistan’s Minister for Climate Change, in a statement on Saturday, August 27, said 33 million people — almost 15% of Pakistan’s population — had been affected and 1,041 had been k#lled in the floods
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This comes two days after the country declared a national emergency on Thursday, August 25, and called for international help as the de@th toll from months of flooding continues to rise
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The President in a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu, on Saturday, said Pakistan & its population were in the thoughts and prayers of Nigerians as they confront this humanitarian dis@ster.

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