Customs Service, NEMA distribute relief materials to IDPs in Adamawa By NAN

A joint committee of the Nigeria Customs Services and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday distributed relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons in Modire-Viniklang district, Girel Local Government Area of Adamawa. Presenting the materials to the beneficiaries on behalf of the committee, Alhaji Sa’ad Bello, the NEMA Camp Operation Manager in charge of …

How NEMA is managing IDPs’ challenge, by DG By Benjamin Alade

The resettlement and welfare of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) has been the greatest challenge faced since the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East, the Director General of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Alhaji Mohammed Sani-Sidi, has said. Sani-Sidi who spoke to journalist at the weekend after the agency’s retreat in Lagos, noted that human …

NEMA To Open Operational Office In Benin City By Channels Television.

The Director of Relief and Rehabilitation at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Fagbemi Kayode has revealed plans to establish an operational office in Benin City, the Edo state capital. Mr Kayode disclosed this after presenting relief materials to internally displaced persons at the International Christian Centre in Uhogua, Ovia Northeast Local Government Area of …

We can’t force IDPs to return home – Sani Sidi, NEMA boss By Mike Ebonugwo

Recently, officials of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, led by the Director General, Alhaji Muhammad Sani Sidi, were in Lagos for the agency’s annual meeting to review its operations and activities. The meeting provided an opportunity for the officials to take stock of the challenges and achievements recorded during the period. According to Alhaji …

Addressing Humanitarian Crisis In Nigeria – NEMA BY Labaran Saleh

Labaran Saleh, NEMA: Disaster is a crisis situation causing wide spread damage which often exceeds the coping capacity of the affected community or people. The possibility of occurrence, time, place and severity of some incidents can be reasonably and in some cases accurately predicted by technological and scientific means. Whether natural or human induced, disasters …

8 local government areas to experience flood in Kaduna State – NEMA By Amos Tauna

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Zonal Coordinator in charge of North-West, Musa Abdullahi Ilallah, has disclosed that about eight local government areas in Kaduna State will be affected by flood. Already, the agency had alerted the State government asking the affected communities to evacuate from the river banks to avoid any casualties. Speaking with …

Evacuate Immediately, NEMA Tells Communities on Bank of River Niger By Senator Iroegbu

In response to intense rainfall and rise in water level, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised communities along the River Niger to evacuate immediately to safer ground over the likelihood of floods that may occur at any moment. The Director General of NEMA, Muhammad Sani Sidi, who raised the alarm in a statement …