Drought And Flood Monitor Bulletin

Drought Bulletin JANUARY|2012

Continued dominance of normal condition over almost the entire country particularly in the North is still an indication of current dry season usually characterized by widespread of rainfall shortage and hazy weather. Nonetheless, few places in the South such as Benin, Ikom and Enugu experienced mild to moderate wetness during the period under review. The analysis of the cumulative 6-month SPI which reveals a near to threatened groundwater aquifers in some Northern parts of the country may remain particularly over Potiskum, Sokoto and parts of Minna, Gusau and Katsina.