About ninety one houses, 546 persons affected and two people were
injured in aftermath of the devastating windstorm that ravaged about
eight communities in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara state.
The incident which occurred in late September was reported to Nema
Sokoto Operations office. An assessment team led by the agency’s head of
operations, Mallam Suleiman Muhammad visited the affected places to
ascertain the level of damages.
Communities affected by the windstorm are Sara da Kanka, Kuka Tara,
Layin Daji, Lungun Bugaje, Gumawa, Kofar Kyarawa, Tankin Ruwa and Kan
Wuri in Marradun LGA.