The Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency, has decried delay by the National Emergency Management Agency in responding to emergency situations in the state.
Ejike Martins, South-South Coordinator, NEMA, has said 31 persons have been rescued alive, while 15 others were brought out of the rubble dead, at the site of the collapsed in Port Harcourt.
The National Emergency Management Agency made this known in a statement signed by its Head of Media and Public Relations, Malam Sani Datti, on Thursday and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.
The Presidential Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation has donated relief materials worth over N300 million to victims of 2018 flood disaster across the country.
Walson Ibarakumo, NEMA South-East Zonal Coordinator, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu on Wednesday.
The National Emergency Management Agency on Thursday distributed food items to about 172 households displaced by flood in Niger.
Mustapha Maihaja, Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency, on Tuesday gave assurance that the Federal Government would soon deploy post-disaster damage assessment teams to states impacted by flood.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the distribution of the food items was in conjunction with the Anambra government at Atani, Ogbaru Local Government Area of the state.
NEMA Director-General, Mustapha Maihaja, stated this in Abuja during the opening ceremony of a 4-day training on Comprehensive Victims’ Evacuation and Handling of Casualties.
This was after it had intervened in the reduction of the flood.
Maihaja denied the allegation while briefing newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja, where he shed more light on activities and interventions of the agency.
The National Emergency Management Agency on Sunday said Boko Haram insurgents came on a robbery mission on Saturday night at Bale Shuwa village in Jere Local government of Borno state and made away with cows, sheep and goats.
The National Emergency Management Agency said no fewer than 375, 142 persons were affected by flood disaster across ten local government areas of Anambra.
The National Emergency Management Agency has dismissed the alleged violation of public trust against the agency by the House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Management.
Segun Afolayan, Acting Zonal Coordinator, NEMA, South West Zone, who confirmed this to newsmen on Friday in Lagos, urged the returnees to make good use of the second chance offered to them by God by forging ahead and making positive…
The National Emergency Management Agency on Saturday distributed five truckloads of relief materials to flood victims in the Internally Displaced Persons camps in Mbiama, Akinima, Akiniso and Abuoha in Rivers.
NEMA Director-General, Mustapha Maihaja, who monitored the distribution of the materials to the victims at the IDPs camp in Lokoja, said that they were the second consignment being released to the state and other affected areas across the…