The Okobaro of Ughievwen Kingdom, HRM Matthew Ediri Egbin, Owahwa 11, has appealed to the federal and state governments as well as multinational companies operating in Ughievwen Kingdom to come to their aid, so as to solve the perennial flood problem in the Kingdom.
The Okobaro of Ughievwen Kingdom who made this appeal at his palace noted that most communities in the kingdom are presently heavily flooded, explaining that, most houses and public utilities have been submerged forcing many out of their homes and properties destroyed.
He disclosed that, most of the victims of the flood are currently taking refuge at the temporal IDP camps.
Okobaro of Ughievwen Kingdom noted that the flood problem has been occurring year in year out, and appealed to the federal and state governments to find a lasting solution to this problem.
His Royal Majesty also appealed for relief materials from government at all levels, multinational companies, religious organizations and well meaning Nigerians, so as to alleviate the plight of the victims.