Drought Bulletin OCTOBER|2012
The month of October witnessed low wetter than normal conditions compared to September which is a clear indication of end of rainy season over the country. Though normal condition prevailed, appreciable degree of wetness especially over Sokoto axis of the extreme North was recorded. Notable as well is mild to moderately wetness recorded over places like Zaria, Kaduna, Minna Lokoja, Makurdi, Ibi in the North and few places in the South like Calabar and parts of Enugu, Benin and Oshogbo. However, places like Potiskum, parts of Bauchi and Port Harcourt witnessed mild to moderately dryness.