NEMA receives 160 Nigerians from Libya
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it has received a batch of 160 assisted voluntary returnees from Libya who were stranded in failed attempts to reach different European countries.
Experts laud FG’s new national building code
Industry experts have commended the federal government on this initiative to ensuring that deliberate measures are adopted to monitor construction projects. They explained that the document will curb the loss of life and property, improve the quality of infrastructures and, facilitate economic growth and development. As part of its commitment to infrastructural development and ensuring…
NEMA carpets staff members over frivolous allegations
The management of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has carpeted its staff members for embarking on industrial actions over what it described as frivolous allegations. The local branch of the Association of Senior Civil Servant of Nigeria (ASCSN) shut down NEMA’s headquarters last week without any prior notice to the management before the action…
NEMA okays life insurance for workers
A group Life Insurance policy has been approved for National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) workers by its board.
Gov, groups disagree on farmers, herders clashes
Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu and some groups at a town hall meeting have advanced different reasons as the root causes of the lingering farmers-herdsmen clashes nationwide.
PENGASSAN seeks FG’s intervention to end soot menace in Port Harcourt
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has sought Federal Government’s intervention and collaboration among relevant agencies...
‘NEMA didn’t shortchange any state in distribution of relief materials’
Officials of 16 state governments and some Federal lawmakers witnessed distribution of relief materials to internally displaced persons (IDPs), according to the Director-General of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja. He denied claims that relief materials were not distributed to states in the North-East since his assumption of office in 2017. He said the…
Reps panel commits to full probe of alleged fraud in NEMA
The House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness investigating alleged cases of fraud at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has vowed to probe the matter irrespective of whose ox is gored.
Reps summon suspended NEMA directors
The House of Representatives has asked the suspended personnel of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) as well as present and former procurement officers...