National Emergency Management Agency
NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Taraba
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has begun distribution of relief materials to the 1,717 households affected by the 2020 flood disaster
National Emergency Management Agency denies sacking staff
National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has denied sacking 48 members of its staff, saying the management only nullified a questionable recruitment that was marred by irregularities and lack of adherence to established procedures.
NEMA to Nigerians: Brace up for food, water shortages
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned the country to brace up for increase food and water shortages due to frequent changes in weather patterns.
Why we don’t respond timely to emergencies, by NEMA
The Head, Gombe Operational Office of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Simon Katu, has explained that lack of resources prevents the agency from making it to disaster scenes in the target 20 minutes. Speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting organised for journalists in Bauchi yesterday, Katu said: “We need to let the public know that…
NEMA berates states for lack of cooperation over palliatives
Director-General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Yunusa Maihaja has berated some state governments for their refusal to cooperate with the agency
FG releases 70,000tns of garri, maize to Nigerians
The Federal Government has begun the release of 70,000 metric tonnes of assorted food items to vulnerable Nigerians as part of efforts to cushion the effect of the lockdown
NEMA receives 161 Nigerians from Libya
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 161 stranded Nigerians from Mtiga in Libya.
Disturbing spate of market fires
Against the backdrop of a decrepit and ill-equipped fire service infrastructure in the country, there have been genuine concerns that the frequent market fires in several states could only wreck more havoc.