20% of Nigerians at risk of flooding, says NEMA
Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, yesterday disclosed that about 20 per cent of Nigerians are at risk of flooding in the country.
Averting crisis through effective communication
We are living witnesses to various crises in the country, especially triggered by ethno-religious conflicts and socio-political sentiments which could have been prevented through crisis communication strategies. At a recent training workshop organised by the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, it was discovered that there is no way one can talk about crisis communication…
NEMA lauds Buhari over road construction nationwide
Alhaji Mustapha Maihaja, Director General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for roads construction across the country. Maihaja made the commendation during the flag off of 2018 Operation Eagle Eye, Safety Above All initiated by the agency on Saturday in Yola. He said the several roads construction embarked upon by the…
NEMA cautions against fire disasters, urges people to marry IDPs
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has alerted the public to be wary of fire, conflict, flood and other emergency related disasters. Head of Gombe Operations Office, Hajia Amina Ahmad, gave the warning in Bauchi at a stakeholders meeting on Sunday. Ahmad, who is controlling Bauchi State, also enjoined members of the public to give…
Rep alleges plot to impeach Osinbajo over NEMA scam
A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Emmanuel Ehiozuwa Agbonnayinma, has alleged a subterranean plot to impeach Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Agbonnayinma, who spoke to reporters at the National Assembly complex in Abuja yesterday, claimed that those behind the plot were already collecting signatures to execute the plan. The lawmaker who declined to disclose…
Reps move to impeach Osinbajo, lawmaker alleges
A member of the House of Representatives, Johnson Agbonayinma, representing Egor/Ikpoba-Okha Federal Constituency, Edo State, said on Tuesday that some members were already gathering signatures to impeach Vice president Yemi Osinbajo. Agbonayinma, who made the allegation while addressing journalists in Abuja Tuesday, said: “the reason is that of the NEMA investigation.” The House had probed…
Construction workers trapped as 7-Storey building collapses in Port Harcourt
Many construction workers are feared trapped in a 7-storey building that collapsed in Port Harcourt Friday evening, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports.
NEMA’s DG denies receipt of N33 billion for North East rescue
Amid a barrage of financial malfeasance allegations, the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Mahaija, has denied receiving N33 billion as intervention fund for either the North East or any part of the federation.
‘How NEMA DG was shielded after alleged official indictment’
The last is yet to be heard of the N33 billion fraud allegation levelled against the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustpha Maihaja, by the House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness.