The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that about 7, 000 persons were affected by recent bandit attacks in Sabon Birni and Isa Local Government Areas of Sokoto State. A statement by Manzo Ezekiel, NEMA's Head of Media and Public Relations  said that a joint assessment was carried out by staff...
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has condoled with the Nigerian Army over the death its gallant Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, in an air crash, in Kaduna, on Friday. NEMA's Director, General, AVM. Muhammadu Muhammed (rtd.) said: “The untimely death of the Chief of Army...
The National Emergency Many Agency, (NEMA) has said that it is in collaboration with the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) to enhance flood forecasting and management. The collaboration will ensure the establishment of three Automatic Weather Observation Stations already awaiting installation. Director General of NEMA, AVM Muhammad Mohammed made this known in a...
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) at the weekend, distributed relief materials to 1,112 households devastated by a windstorm in Cross Rivers Stste. A statement signed by NEMA's Head of Media and Public Relations, Mr. Manzo Ezekiel said that the windstorm had  swept through four communities in Ikom Local Government...
The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) has said that the agency commenced direct distribution of relief materials for persons affected by banditry in Niger State. The distribution was carried out as approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. NEMA and the Niger State Emergency Management Agency had earlier conducted a joint assessment of...
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya bello has appointed a former cleaner Peter Aliyu, as his Senior Special Assistant on Sanitation. The  Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the governor, Onogwu Muhammed, made this known in  statement on Sunday. TheFact Nigeria reports that Aliyu who is speech impaired, was a former cleaner under the...
As part of strategy for this year’s flood management, Director General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) AVM Muhammadu Mohammed (rtd) has said that the agency would ensure that all states and communities that are vulnerable to flooding received timely warnings. The DG said that the warnings would be disseminated through community engagement, television programmes...
...Receives Chad Basin Stakeholders On Peace, Security The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA), has distributed relief materials to 982 persons who were affected by the fire outbreak at the Shasha market in Ibadan, Oyo State. The distribution was done according to approval by President Muhammadu Buhari. The distributed items were mostly food...
The Federal Government has flagged off the distribution of food items donated to the Internally Displaced Persons, (IDPs) in Borno State by Saudi Arabia. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Hadiza Farouq flagged-off the distribution. The items were for donation to 3,972 households of IDPs, from the...
The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) has distributed relief materials to persons affected by banditry in two local government areas in Sokoto State. The affected local gvernment areas.are Goronyo and Rabah . The distributed items included clothing, detergents and other household materials. NEMA said that the distribution of the items was approved...