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Epidemic looms as Atlantic Ocean inundates Lagos community

Epidemic looms as Atlantic Ocean inundates Lagos community 

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For the umpteenth time on Saturday, May 31, 2014, residents of Okun Alfa Community by the Alpha Beach along the Lagos coastline on the Lekki Peninsula, Eti-Osa Local Council, were inundated by flood waters from the Atlantic Ocean. The water intruded into their homes and businesses, rendering some homeless and stranded.