NEMA - National Emergency Management Agency
The minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development has topped the list of President Buhari's best performing ministers in Nigeria.
According to the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) there will be destructive flood in Lagos, Ogun and some other Nigerian states due to heavy rains.
Not less than 102 local government areas in 28 states across the nation have been alerted of imminent flood by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).
President Buhari has approved the appointment of Air Vice-Marshal Muhammadu Alhaji Muhammed as the new DG of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).
No fewer than 100 residential buildings, school, churches were destroyed by an explosion suspected to be bomb blast in Akure, the Ondo state capital on Saturday
It has also been stated that most disasters across the country which has resulted in high casualty rates are due to the absence of an early warning mechanism.