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MILITARY

Meet AVM Mohammed A Mohammed (rtd), The Immediate Past DG, National Emergency Management Agency

Mohammed A Mohammed holds a bachelor's degree in political science from the Nigerian Defense Academy, where he was commissioned as a pilot officer into the Nigerian Air force in 1985. He attended basic training courses at 401 and 403 Flying Training Schools in Kaduna and Kano respectively.

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Meet AVM Mohammed A Mohammed (rtd), The Immediate Past DG, National Emergency Management Agency

SOCIETY

"Not Just Lagos," Check Out European Countries Affected By Severe Flood (Photos)

Africa's second largest city, Lagos was hit by massive flooding following a torrential rainfall on Friday, 16 July, 2021. Island and mainland axis of the state were all affected. In the videos and pictures shared by residents on social media show houses, cars, and several other properties submerged in the gushing waters.

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MILITARY

Check Out Photos As Security Agencies Hold Simulated Terror Attack In Abuja Stadium

According to Wikipedia, a simulation is the imitation of the operation of a real-world process or system over time. Photo Credit: Google The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA who carried out a simulation operation, made it known that the simulated terrorist attack was to prepare relevant security agencies for coordinated emergency response.

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Check Out Photos As Security Agencies Hold Simulated Terror Attack In Abuja Stadium

SOCIETY

IDPs in Borno receive NEMA Routine food rations for 35,508 Households

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), through its North East zonal office led by the Zonal coordinator Wagami Lydia Madu has commenced routine monthly distribution of food items for Internally Displaced Person's (IDPs) in camps, host communities and liberated communities in Borno State.

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IDPs in Borno receive NEMA Routine food rations for 35,508 Households

SOCIETY

Senate Issues Directives To Security Chiefs About Killings In Ebonyi

On Wednesday, the Senate spoke up on the attack being carried out on Ebonyi people by suspected Fulani herdsmen.The Senate condemned the recent killing of the people of Ebonyi.During the session, the Senate observed a minute silence in honour of the victims of the attacks that were carried out in various communities in Ebonyi State.

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Senate Issues Directives To Security Chiefs About Killings In Ebonyi

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Gov Zulum Seeks Support For Repentant Boko Haram, Jega Warns National Assembly

Photo Credit: Google Zulum Seeks Support For Repentant Boko Haram Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers Governor of Borno State, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday, appealed to the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, to provide meaningful support for the over 8,000 repentant Boko Haram members. This is even as the Director General of the Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Ahmed Habib led a delegation on a courtesy call on the governor over the official flag-off ceremony for the distribution of farm inputs to 7,386 flood victims across 11 Local Government areas affected by 2020 flood disaster.

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Today's Headlines: Gov Zulum Seeks Support For Repentant Boko Haram, Jega Warns National Assembly

SOCIETY

Flood destroys part of Lagos state amid heavy downpour.

Both the island and the mainland axis of the country were affected by the flood. residents are using social media to share photos and videos of their area. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has urged the country's residents to follow safety rules. NEMA's Southwest Regional Office Area Coordinator Acting IbrahimFarinloye said residents should avoid driving when floods cover half of their vehicle's tires.

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Flood destroys part of Lagos state amid heavy downpour.

MILITARY

NEMA Clears Air On Hoisting Of Islamic And Taliban Flag

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has cleared the air over allegations of the agency hoisting Islamic, Taliban flag which is an indication of allegiance to Islamic and Taliban groups, stating that the allegations are false. The clarification became necessary following the flag bearing Islamic inscription that was alleged to have been hoisted in the conference room of the Nigeria humanitarian agency which had gone viral on different social media platforms.

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NEMA Clears Air On Hoisting Of Islamic And Taliban Flag

SOCIETY

One Dead, Three Injured As Windstorm Destroys Homes In Imo

A middle-aged man was confirmed dead while three others critically injured following the windstorm that hit the Umuejem community in the Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State on Thursday, April 15, 2021.Officials of the National Emergency Management Agency, led by the acting Head of the Imo-Abia Operations Office, Mr Chidi Ogundu, confirmed the casualty figure to journalists during an assessment of the community.

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One Dead, Three Injured As Windstorm Destroys Homes In Imo

SOCIETY

Photos From the Midnight Fire That Claimed 5 Lives and Destroyed 25 Vehicles

Thursday, 17th of June is one of the days residents of Maryland inward Ikeja, Lagos State, can never forget. The fire incident which was reportedly caused by the explosion of a tanker carrying Liquidified Petroleum Gas (LPG) caused untold destruction to the neighborhood. The ravaging fire caused the death of not less than five persons with many others severely injured.

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Photos From the Midnight Fire That Claimed 5 Lives and Destroyed 25 Vehicles

ENVIRONMENT

NEMA warns the Residents of Niger to desist from Impeding waterways with refuse

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has warned the Niger State residents against impeding waterways with refuse.  The head of Operations of NEMA in Minna, Zainab Sa’idu said this in the commemoration of this year’s international day for disaster risk Reduction.

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NEMA warns the Residents of Niger to desist from Impeding waterways with refuse

MILITARY

NEMA agencies engage in a terror attack simulation in Abuja, See dramatic pictures from the event

Pictures have emerged showing the terror attack simulation carried out by the Nigerian security operatives of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). The terror attack simulation was carried out in Abuja by the security agencies of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said the simulated terrorist attack carried out in Abuja was to prepare relevant agencies for coordinated emergency response in Nigeria.

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NEMA agencies engage in a terror attack simulation in Abuja, See dramatic pictures from the event

SOCIETY

Flood hits Some parts of Lagos following a heavy rainfall

Cars and properties in some parts of Lagos have been submerged following heavy rainfall on Friday. Both the island and Mainland axis of the state were affected by the flood Several people have taken to social media to share pictures and videos of their area The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has urged the people living around those areas to observe safety precautions

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Flood hits Some parts of Lagos following a heavy rainfall

SOCIETY

Photo: See How People Reacted To The Relief Package Given To The Victims Of Shasha Market Fire

The fire outbreak that happened in Shasha on Oyo state has really put some people in a state of depression because many properties were destroyed, some store and shops owner are yet to recover from the other loss, see what the federal government did for the affected people yesterday.

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Photo: See How People Reacted To The Relief Package Given To The Victims Of Shasha Market Fire

SOCIETY

Checkout Photos From The Scene At Which A Tanker Exploded In Egbeda This Morning

Earlier this morning, it was disclosed to members of the public that a tanker exploded in the Egbeda, Iyana Apaja Axis, Lagos State.According to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), it was reported that there were no casualty and the fire did not affect any other vehicle who came in contact with the tank explosion.

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Checkout Photos From The Scene At Which A Tanker Exploded In Egbeda This Morning

SOCIETY

A Tanker Transporting Diesel Exploded In Lagos

A diesel tanker engulfed in flames on Tuesday morning at Banire bus-stop, Egbeda, Lagos State. National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), reported that the fully loaded tanker had no registration number, hence, the driver and a man who was also in the truck have been taken into police custody for further investigation.

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A Tanker Transporting Diesel Exploded In Lagos

POLITICS

Headlines: Senate Mourns Communal Clash Victims & Sends Delegates To Gombe, Two Killed In Cult Clash

Senate Mourns Communal Clash Victims And Sends Delegates To Gombe.The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday, held a minute silence to mourn the victims of recent communal clashes who lost their lives from conflicts between Waja/Lunguda and Nyuwar/Jessu communities in Balanga Local Government Area of Gombe state.The Upper Chamber further urged the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to send relief materials to the affected communities.

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Headlines: Senate Mourns Communal Clash Victims & Sends Delegates To Gombe, Two Killed In Cult Clash

SOCIETY

Today’s Headlines: Ladipo Market Fire Destroys Goods Worth Millions In Lagos; Youths Attack Jigawa Village

Ladipo market fire destroys goods worth millions of naira in Lagos A Fire outbreak on Wednesday broke out at Ladipo market in Lagos destroying goods worth millions of naira. Mr Ibrahim Farinloye, Acting Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency, who confirmed the incident to newsmen said the fire started about 4am on Wednesday.

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Today’s Headlines: Ladipo Market Fire Destroys Goods Worth Millions In Lagos; Youths Attack Jigawa Village

SOCIETY

"We Recovered About 16 Casualties" NEMA Acting Zonal Coordinator Spoke On Lagos Gas Explosion

The acting zonal coordinator for the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) recently speaking about the Lagos gas explosion, made it clear that so far 16 casualties have been recovered. At the late hours of Thursday a truck conveying liquefied petroleum gas explored in motion around the axis of Mobolaji Bank Anthony way, Ikeja Lagos State.

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MILITARY

Why we held simulated terror attack on Abuja stadium - NEMA.

NEMA said the reason for their simulated terror attack in the stadium was to train security agencies on how to respond to unexpected attacks. The director general for National Emergency Management Agency(NEMA) said this in an interview with journalists. Do recall that earlier on Wednesday morning, citizens began to receive messages on their phones which stated that people should avoid the stadium and metro station and no one should panic as they will be conducting an anti - terrorism simulation.

  1 year ago ago
Why we held simulated terror attack on Abuja stadium - NEMA.