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This was even as the Upper Chamber called on the National Emergency Management Agency, Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Border Communities Development Agency to undertake an “on-the-spot” assessment of the affected communities with a view to determining the extent of the problem and providing relief to the affected persons.

Retired Air Vice Marshal Muhammadu Muhammed, the Director-General of the agency, disclosed this at the 2020 Flood After Action Review Technical Meeting organised for stakeholders on Monday in Abuja.

Mustapha Umar, the Director Relief and Orientation of the Sokoto State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) disclosed this at a stakeholders meeting on disaster management on Thursday in Sokoto.

Katu, who made the call in Bauchi on Thursday during a capacity building programme for journalists, said the training was to enhance their knowledge in reporting disasters, disaster management, mitigation and preparedness.

Air Vice Marshal Muhammadu Muhammed (retd), Director-General of NEMA, announced the target at a one-day retreat for Heads of Territorial, Zonal and Operations Offices of the agency on Monday in Abuja.