Tag: National Emergency Management Agency

NEMA Receives 171 Nigerians from Libya

Olisa- July 26, 2019

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday received another batch of 171 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of ... Read More

14,000 Nigerians returned from Libya, France

admin- June 21, 2019

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said a total of 14,036 Nigerians have voluntarily returned home under the Assisted Voluntary Returnees Programme which ... Read More

Buhari directs quick intervention in Adamawa, Taraba communal crises

admin- April 23, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed a quick intervention and response to the affected communities in the recent communal conflicts in Adamawa and Taraba. The quick ... Read More

Anambra, Ebonyi, others witnessed 42 disaster in 2018 -NEMA

admin- December 21, 2018

Forty-two disasters were recorded in Anambra, Ebonyi and Enugu states in 2018, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said yesterday. The disasters include flooding, fire, ... Read More

NEMA reviews 2018 emergency situations in FCT

admin- December 20, 2018

The Abuja Operations Office, National  Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has reviewed how all emergency situations in the territory were handled in 2018. Mr Bitrus Samuel, ... Read More

Insecurity: FG Donates Relief Materials To Zamfara Victims

Abdul Jimoh- August 13, 2018

IDPs in Adamawa State (Photo: Internet) The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated eight trucks of relief materials to about 29,000 victims displaced by ... Read More

NEMA Reports: 643 Nigerians Voluntarily Return from Libya

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2018

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said no fewer than 643 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya in the last five weeks. The Director-General of ... Read More

Disaster! NEMA workers protest

admin- June 20, 2018

NEMA workers during the protest Workers of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have staged a protest at the agency’s headquarters in Abuja over poor ... Read More

NEMA Contract Probe: Reps Investigation Suffers Setback

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2018

The investigation by the House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness, of the N8 billion grains supply contracts, has run into hitches. The ... Read More

Four suicide bombers kill selves

admin- May 4, 2018

Suicide bombers kill selves Four suicide bombers struck Mairanti, a village near Maiduguri in Nigeria’s Borno state on Thursday night. An explosion was heard at ... Read More

FG Provides Succour to Victims of Mambilla Crisis

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

The Federal Government says it has supplied two trucks of assorted food to victims of the recent Mambilla plateau communal conflict in Sardauna Local Government ... Read More

4 Pregnant Women, 140 other Nigerians return from Libya, get Free Phones

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

A batch of 144 Nigerians, which included four pregnant women, on Thursday voluntary returned from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration ... Read More

FG Engages Med-View Airline in Evacuation of Nigerians From Libya

Henry Solomon- December 30, 2017

The Federal Government has appointed Med-View Airline, through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), to participate in the evacuation of 5,037 Nigerians from Libya. The ... Read More

Libya to Europe: More than 400,000 Migrants Stranded in Libya

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 2, 2017

European and African leaders have set themselves a tall order to stamp out horrific abuse of African migrants, some of them Nigerians in Libya, where ... Read More

Makurdi Flood: NEMA Deploys Emergency Team To Benue

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has deployed a team to provide humanitarian services to residents in Benue that were affected by recent flooding in ... Read More

Death Toll Increases In Lagos Collapsed Building

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2017

(Photo: Sunday Alamba AP) The number of deaths from the Tuesday’s collapsed building in Lagos has increased to six, Alhaji Ibrahim Farinloye, the South-West spokesman ... Read More

FG approves N1.6bn for disbursement to flood victims in 16 states

inno.korie- July 12, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday in Abuja ordered the immediate release of N1.6 billion for disbursement to victims of flood in 16 states of ... Read More

17 Killed In Borno Multiple Blasts By Female Suicide Bombers

Abdul Jimoh- June 19, 2017

17 Killed In Borno Multiple Blasts By Female Suicide Bombers At least 17 persons were killed after five suspected female suicide bombers attacked Kofa Community ... Read More

NEMA Outlines Benefits Of Adopting Preventive Disaster Management

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2017

For sustainable proactive disaster management, Nigeria has adopted the implementation of measures aimed at increasing capacity of its citizens to promote risk reduction and reduce ... Read More

Victims Of Rainstorm In Kebbi Get Financial Aid

Henry Solomon- May 8, 2017

The Kebbi State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Samaila Yombe, on Monday donated N3 million to some victims of rainstorm that were rendered homeless. The News Agency ... Read More