Have you heard of the horrible earthquake in the Oyo State? Read and find out more about the disaster.
Nowadays earthquakes are not that rare. The Nigerian Oyo State has recently suffered from the earthquake. It scared the habitants a lot. Most of them left everything they owned and tried to run away as far as possible.
The government also tried to evacuate the people but it didn’t work that well. The governmental representatives are now busy looking at the damage the earthquake caused and evaluating the destruction level.
The investigators are now looking at the buildings that got damaged because of the earth vibration. It obviously caused a lot of destruction. The experts are not sure how time it will take to recover everything.
Every area of the destroyed buildings experienced a huge strong shaking. But what is more shocking, there are thousands of people who are left without their own houses now.
It is an extremely bad event not only for the habitats but also for the whole economical situation in Nigeria in general.
Right now those people don’t have their own houses and they are far away from the places they used to live and know very well. And there is no hope that they will have their properties back.
Right now the government is providing all the victims with a place to live, food and all the necessary things to survive. In addition to this, those people are actually the lucky ones.
There were a lot more reported dead. The earthquake also caused a lot of fires that killed a lot of habitants.
The reason for the earthquake to occur is described as the huge windstorm that occurred a little bit ea, rlier that day. The government also said that it’s connected to farmers being not careful with their inflammable properties.
Right now the farmers are warned once again. The earthquake also influenced their corps. In general this horrible disaster led to a lot of victims and to immediate decreasing in the economics.
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The earthquake in Nigeria was not as serious as in other countries before. The most destructive disasters took lives of an enormous amount of people and cost unbelievable amounts of money for the government to recover.