Federal Fire Service
Nigeria to blacklist communities hampering fire rescue
The Controller-General of the Federal Fire Service, Dr. Ibrahim Liman, has said that communities that continue to frustrate fire rescue operations despite many warnings, would be backlisted by the agency. Liman, made this known at a media chat and decoration of promoted senior officers of the service, in Abuja on Wednesday. He said the federal…
FG to make fire liability insurance compulsory for public buildings
Worried by poor compliance to fire safety rules and fire outbreaks, the Federal Government has said that it will make fire liability insurance on all public buildings compulsory. Controller-General of the Federal Fire Service, (FFS), Ibrahim Liman, made this known during a courtesy visit to the Chief Executive Officer, (CEO), of the National Insurance Commission,…
Federal Fire Service receives 12 trucks worth N2.2b
The Federal Fire Service says it has taken delivery of 12 modern firefighting trucks worth N2.2 billion at an estimated cost of N188.8 million each.
Fire Service threatens to boycott duties in unfriendly places
Federal Fire Service (FFS) says it will be forced to ignore calls from places where youths are becoming unfriendly to fire-fighters...
Buhari approves appointment of new Federal Fire Service boss
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Liman Ibrahim as the new Controller-General (CG) of the Federal Fire Service (FFS). A statement signed by Al-Hassan Yakmut, Secretary, Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) on Thursday in Abuja said that the appointment took effect from March 29. Yakmut said that Ibrahim’s…
Buhari extends FFS boss tenure
President Mohammadu Buhari has reportedly approved the extension of the Federal Fire Service Comptroller General, Joseph Anebi. The development was disclosed through the official Twitter handle of the Federal Fire Service in the late hours of Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the extension was confirmed in an interview with the service…
Service gets 13 fire-fighting trucks, Lagos boosts road repairs with new equipment
The Federal Fire Service (FFS) in Lagos yesterday took delivery of 23 fire-fighting trucks to equip its men for the protection of lives and property of Nigerians.
Fire Service to train Great Green Wall staff on forest safety
The Director General of the agency, Mr. Goni Ahmed stated this at the training programme, said there is need for collaboration with the Federal Fire Service to equip its forest personnel as this is vital to development of green economy in the country.
Federal Fire Service promotes 198 officers
The Federal Fire Service (FFS) has elevated 198 of its Officers to various levels in the recent promotion released by Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration, Prison Service Board (CDFIPB).