Tag: Emergency

National Hospital Trauma Centre Runs 24 Hours, Authorities Say

Henry Solomon- March 16, 2018

The National Hospital, Abuja, says its trauma centre is offering a 24-hour service, contrary to speculations that the facility has been close down. The spokesperson ... Read More

NEMA, UNICEF Collaborate On National Multi-Hazard Contingency Plan

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2017

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) are collaborating in strengthening Nigeria's Multi-Hazard Contingency Plan. A four-day workshop organized by NEMA ... Read More

Benue Flooding: Air Force Begins Medical Aid to Makurdi Victims

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), on Monday, inaugurated medical assistance programme to meet the medical needs of the recent flood victims in Makurdi, Benue. The ... Read More

DG NEMA In Benue Inspects Damages And Relief Materials For Flood Victims

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

The Director General (DG) of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mustapha Maihaja has arrived Makurdi in accordance with the Presidential directive issued by President ... Read More

Just In: Speaker Impeached By 80% Members In An Emergency Sitting

Tanimu- May 11, 2017

Austin Edemodu, Delta: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly Monday Igbuya representing Sapele State Constituency has been impeached by 22 members out ... Read More

Governor Bagudu To Declare State of Emergency In Education

Tanimu- April 16, 2017

Perhaps stung by the low number of Kebbi children competing for places in Federal Government colleges, Gov.Atiku Bagudu, said he would declare a state of ... Read More

FG Should Declare State of Emergency On Water Supply – Gov. Al-Makura

Tanimu- November 23, 2016

Gov.Tanko Umaru Almakura of Nasarawa state on Tuesday has appealed to the federal government to declare a state of emergency on water supply considering its ... Read More

War-Torn Syria: Baby Pulled Out Of Injured Mother’s Womb

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2016

(Photo: CNN) In a war-torn Aleppo in Syria, a baby was given birth in an emergency cesarean section, after the mother was seriously injured by ... Read More

FCT Emergency Management Agency Set To Reduce Response Time To Save Lives

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

The Federal Capital Territory Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has unveiled plans to further reduce emergency response time so as to save more lives. The Director ... Read More

UN to Move Coordination Centre To Maiduguri To Meet IDPs Humanitarian Crisis

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2016

The United Nations says it is planning to relocate its humanitarian coordination centre to Maiduguri to enable it response effectively to the humanitarian crisis created ... Read More

Stop Selling Relief Materials, NEMA Warns IDPs

Henry Solomon- March 31, 2016

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in camps in Adamawa state, not to sell relief materials donated to them ... Read More

South Eastern Governors to Hold Emergency Meeting over Biafra

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2015

The Governors of South Eastern states will convene on Sunday the 22nd of November 2015 at an emergency meeting over the increasing agitation for the ... Read More

Nigeria Marks First Anniversary Of Ebola Free Declaration By WHO

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2015

Nigeria is commemorating the first anniversary of terminating the dreaded Ebola virus disease in the country as declared by World Health organization (WHO) on 20 ... Read More

Senate Commends Federal And Lagos State Governments Over Efforts In Containing Ebola

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2014

Adamu Sambo A second day of vibrancy at the Senate after resumption from recess.  From Security matters to the Health Sector. This time the Senate unanimously ... Read More