Posts Tagged ‘Typhoon’

Airspace closed, 400,000 Evacuated As Typhoon Hits Japan

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 15, 2019
Japan has been hit by heavy rain as the country braces for a severe tropical storm with hundreds of flights cancelled and large areas evacuated. Storm Krosa is expected to make landfall Thursday afternoon on the southern island of Shikoku. More than 400,000 people have been evacuated from the region while many trains were halted […]

Nigerian Government Donates US$300,000 to Filipino Typhoon Victims

by Breaking Timeson August 26, 2015
Ambassador Buba Tekune, Charge d’Affaires of the Federal Government of Nigeria, turned over to Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman, a donation amounting US$300,000.00 (equivalent to PH14,000,000.00) and housing/construction materials to support the Government’s Post-Haiyan rehabilitation efforts and to benefit the Filipino victims of Typhoon Haiyan in a turnover ceremony held […]