The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency,NIMASA said it had so far provided support to thousands of victims affected by the 2018 flood disaster in 18 states to ameliorate the plights.

The Director-General of NIMASA, Peterside Dakuku made the disclosure while presenting some relief items to the Anambra State Emergency Management Agency in Awka on Thursday.

Some of the items donated to victims in Anambra included sewing and grinding machines, mattresses, blankets, diapers, palm and groundnut oil, detergents, noodles, bags of rice, maize, flour and beans.

Also donated were bags of salt, sugar and table water, among others.

Dakuku, who was represented by the Director, Internal Audit in the agency, Victor Onuzuruike said 20 states were mapped out by the agency for the donation.

He said the donation had taken place in Kano, Kaduna, Niger, Benue, Kogi, Ondo, Edo, Ogun and Delta while Rivers and Katsina states were the two remaining left for the donation.

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