Goods and properties worth millions of Naira were destroyed today as fire gutted a-4-storey building at the popular Balogun Market in Lagos Island. A press statement by the Coordinator of the Lagos Territorial Office, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye, said the fire involved a four-storey building at No. 5, Gbajumo Street, Balogun Market, […]

Chairman of the Bayelsa state Emergency Management Agency, Walaman Igrubia says the state government has only received non-food items from the National Emergency Management Agency, noting that what the people need most are food items to cushion the effect of the raging floods. The SEMA Chairman spoke to journalists in Yenagoa following a recent report […]

A 3 – Storey building collapsed in the early hours of today at the Oye Sonuga street on Isolo road, Palm Avenue in the Mushin area of Lagos. South West coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency NEMA, Ibrahim Farinloye, while on a chat with Raypower confirmed the incident and revealed that rescue operations are currently ongoing […]

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has suspended the swearing event of commissioners-designate, to honour both the victims of the collapsed building and flooding in some parts of the state. The Kano state government’s spokesperson, Muhammad Garba, said: Kano State Government has suspended the swearing-in ceremony of commissioners-designate earlier scheduled for tomorrow in honour of […]

The two-day continuous rainfall last Saturday and Sunday in Lagos has claimed about eight lives. The Southwest Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye in a Post-emergency Phase Assessment, explained that three siblings lost their lives, as a result of the flooding, while eight lives were saved during the period. According to the statement, […]

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