Public urged to monitor weather reports
August 9, 2016 5:47 am
The public is being urged to monitor weather reports as rain is being experienced around the country.
National Disaster Management Office director Akapusi Tuifagalele says they are working with Divisional Commissioners who are monitoring the situation on the ground and preparing to respond if necessary.
Tuifagalele says the public must act wisely and practice caution at all times.
He says those living in flood prone and low-lying areas should be watchful for any possible flooding.
Parents have been urged to monitor the whereabouts of children and safeguard the from playing in flooded drains or waterways
Tuifagalele says motorists also need to take precaution while driving in this weather.