Flooding, due to torrential rainfall, has adversely affected many across the country.
The floods wreaked havoc in parts of Lagos, Delta and Anambra states among others.
In Lagos, the heavy flood swept away a commercial motorcycle at Papa Ashafa in Orile Agege area of Lagos State on Saturday.
The Zonal Coordinator, South West, National Emergency Management Agency, Mr. Ibrahim Farinlonye,, confirming the incident, said the motorcycle rider s was swept away after refusing to heed warnings from his colleagues not to ride along the Ile Epo Busstop canals in Alimoso Local Government Area of Lagos State.
The State government announced the indefinite postponement of the works scheduled to begin on the failed sections of the Third Mainland Bridge over the weekend. The postponement was due to the downpour experienced in all parts of the metropolis on Saturday.