The Federal Capital Territory Federal Road Safety Corps Sector Commander, Samuel Ochi, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja
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Ibrahim Farinloye, acting Zonal Coordinator, South West Zonal Office, NEMA, gave the advice in a statement issued in Lagos on Friday.
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.
The information was contained in a statement by Malam Isa Gusau, the Governor’s Special Adviser on Communications and Strategy, on Friday in Maiduguri.
The Head, Search and Rescue, Labaran Ahmed, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja.
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.
The Team Leader of NEMA’s Emergency Operation Centre in Sokoto, Alhaji Tukur Abubakar, made this known while speaking with newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Monday shortly after meeting with the state governor, Atiku Bagudu.
Bello made the call shortly after inspecting the level of vandalism and looting at the State Water Board and the Plateau Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency on Wednesday in Jos.
Chukwudi Onyejekwe, a Director in Anambra State Emergency Management Agency, who led newsmen on tour of Anambra East and Anambra West LGAs disclosed this on Thursday.
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.
Abani Garki, North West Zonal Coordinator of the agency, who made this known while distributing the materials, said the items were for Chidok, Sabon – Kaura, Kampani – Amawa, Sako in Zango Kataf LGA.
News Agency of Nigeria recalls that a commercial vehicle, carrying 14 passengers on Thursday, plunged into the river as water submerged the road including the bridge.
Residents of some of the communities who spoke with News Agency of Nigeria in Lokoja on Thursday said the communities had been experiencing massive flooding in the last five days.
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.
Bitrus Samuel, the Head of the National Emergency Management Agency, Abuja Operation Office, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria.
Alhaji Ibrahim Farinloye, NEMA Acting Coordinator in Lagos State, made this known in a statement
Meanwhile, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, has received the newly appointed Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency, Air Vice Marshal Muhammad A. Muhammad, on Monday in her office
The Peoples Democratic Party has asked Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to come clean on the N5.8 billion National Emergency Management Agency scandal for which he was reportedly fingered by an investigative committee of the House of Representatives.
This was contained in a statement on Saturday by Willie Bassey, the Director of Information in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation