News - National Emergency Management Agency

House Of Reps. Demands Answers From Osinbajo Over N5.8bn NEMA Fund

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's House of Representatives says Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo,  must answer questions over the "illegal approval and disbursement of the n5.8 billion" to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

Osinbajo Replies Reps, Refutes Violations In Approval Of N5.8b NEMA Funds

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has refuted any wrongdoing in the approval of N5.8 billion for “emergency intervention of food security to the northeast” in June 2017, when he was acting president.

NEMA Receives Another 120 Nigerian Returnees From Libya

1 year ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received a fresh batch of 120 stranded Nigerians from Libya.

Reps Suggest Sack Of NEMA DG Over Alleged Mismanagement Of N33bn Funds

1 year ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives has recommended the sack of the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, for alleged mismangement of N33bn funds.

NEMA Pledges More Support For Kogi Flood Victims

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Kogi state government has commended the national emergency management agency's efforts at providing relief for persons affected by the recent flooding in the state. 

NEMA Recovers 12 Bodies After Terrorists Attack Farm In Borno

1 year ago /

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has said that it has recovered 12 bodies after Boko Haram terrorists attacked a farm in Borno State.

Institutes Probe Into Killing Of Anita Akapson

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Inspector General of Police has directed the Commissioner of Police, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja to immediately detain and personally carry out a thorough investigation of Policemen involved in the killing of Anita Akapson at Katampe Extension, Abuja.

 

Dickson Orders Closure Of Schools Over Rampaging Flood

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has directed that all schools be shut down for three weeks due to the rampaging flood that has ravaged most communities in the state.

Flood: Bayelsa Govt Appeals For Help

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa state government wants the national emergency management agency, NEMA, to speed up its plans, particularly the provision of shelter for those affected by flood in the state.

Kwara Flood: Gov. Ahmed Pleads With Fed. Govt To Resume Dredging Of River Niger

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal government has been urged to give the same urgency it gives to other regions ravaged by flood to Kwara state as the state is experiencing worse fate.

VP Osinbajo Visits Affected Flood Areas In Anambra

1 year ago /
Nation 

The federal government is to provide food and relief materials to victims of Anambra flood disaster.

NEMA Visits Kogi, Support Flood Victims

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Kogi state government has commended the response and intervention of the federal government to the flooding that has ravaged parts of the state leaving many families displaced.

FG Directs It Agencies To Assist Victims Of Natural Disasters

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed solidarity with Nigerians in several states affected by menacing floods and directed all federal government agencies to use their authority and resources to assist the victims affected by the natural disaster.

NEMA Distributes Relief Materials To Victims Of Disaster In Bauchi

1 year ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has assured Nigerians of its readiness for prompt response to emergency issues.

NEMA Inaugurates Emergency Operation Centres

1 year ago /
Nation 

The national emergency management agency has inaugurated five emergency operation centres (EOC) to facilitate prompt search and rescue operations as well as humanitarian support in the twelve (12) states worst affected by flooding.

Flood: NEMA Puts Army On Red Alert

1 year ago /
Nation 

The disaster response unit in the armed forces has been placed on red alert by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to mitigate imminent flood disaster in the country.

FG To Declare National Disaster Over Flooding

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Mustapha Maihaja, to declare a “national disaster’’ in the event that anticipated flooding turns a reality in parts of the country.

FG Issues Flood Alert

1 year ago /
Nation 

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA and the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, say 12 states in the frontlines of rivers Niger and Benue will experience heavy floods in the next three weeks of constant rainfall.

Flood Sacks Over 150 Households, 64 Villages In Kogi

1 year ago /
Environment 

More than One Hundred and Fifty households in Sixty Four villages have been trapped by the recent flooding in Kogi state caused by the overflow of the banks of the Niger and Benue rivers.

Abuja Building Collapse Kills One

1 year ago /
Nation 

One person has been confirmed dead, and six others rescued with over twenty people still trapped under the rubbles of a four-story building that collapsed in Jabi district of Abuja, the Nigerian Capital