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The Director General National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Zubaida Umar has activated all Zonal, Territorial and Operation offices of the agency nationwide.

To work with the States’ Emergency Management Agencies (SEMAs) within their area of responsibilities

To carry out rescue operations and conduct assessment of the situation.


A statement from the agency said the NEMA Zonal, Territorial and Operation offices are located in Lagos, Ibadan, Ekiti, Abuja, Minna, Jos, Enugu, Owerri, Port Harcourt, Edo, Uyo, Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna, Maiduguri, Yola and Gombe.


At the headquarters, NEMA said it also operates a toll-free emergency line in addition to all its social media platforms, through which feedback from members of the public can be received nationwide.


Consequently, NEMA said search and rescue officers have been deployed across the states.

And have been providing the much-desired support in coordination of rescue operations with SEMAs and other stakeholders in recently flooded areas and communities.

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