1. Blaze Engulfs Lagos Plank Market, Destroying 351 Shops and Displacing Over 1,000 Traders

    Nigeria Blaze Engulfs Lagos Plank Market, Destroying 351 Shops and Displacing Over 1,000 Traders

    A devastating fire swept through a section of the plank market in Lagos's Amukoko area, resulting in the destruction of 351 shops and displacing over 1,000 traders. The fire ignited around 1 am on a Wednesday, causing extensive damage to the market. Ibrahim Farinloye, the Co-ordinator of the...
  2. Tragedy Strikes as Boat Capsizes in Taraba State: 17 Lives Lost, 12 Rescued

    Nigeria Tragedy Strikes as Boat Capsizes in Taraba State: 17 Lives Lost, 12 Rescued

    In Taraba State, a tragic boat accident unfolded as a vessel carrying 104 individuals, primarily local traders, capsized in the Benue River. Regrettably, this accident claimed the lives of seventeen passengers, while twelve individuals were successfully rescued from the water. The victims were...
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    Politics COVID-19: Disclose your isolation centre, NEMA tell Imo, Abia govts – The Nation Nigeria News
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    Metro Cross River communities lose valuable economic crops to mystery fire – The Guardian Nigeria News
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    Metro Coronavirus: Stop buying fairly used imported cloths – NEMA – Laila’s Nigeria News
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    Metro NEMA gives update on Lagos explosion - Daily Post Nigeria News
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    Metro Six feared killed, as Shiites, security operatives clash in Abuja -Dailypost

    No fewer than six members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, otherwise known as Shi’ites are feared dead in a bloody clash involving the Muslim sect and the police in Abuja on Monday. DAILY POST gathered that the clash, which took place at the Federal Secretariat Complex, also had...
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    Boko Haram: NEMA evacuates 9 bodies after deadly attacks [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has completed the evacuation of corpses to the mortuary after the Boko Haram attack which was repelled last night by the Nigerian troops. At least five bodies of Boko Haram suicide bombers have been identified and evacuated, while four other...
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    Metro 121 Stranded Nigerians Return from Libya

    The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, on Wednesday said it had received another batch of 121 stranded Nigerians from Libya. The Zonal Coordinator of NEMA, Suleiman Yakubu, received them on behalf of the federal government, enjoining them to learn from their unpleasant experiences in...
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    Metro Imo State: Early Morning Tragedy As Collapsed Building Kills Four, Injures Five

    Tragedy struck Fire Service/Mbaise Road in Imo state early Sunday morning as a two storey building collapsed killing 4 and injuring 5. The Coordinator of Owerri Operations, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Evans Ugoh, confirmed the incident and causalities in a short statement...
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    Politics Osinbajo Releases N1.6bn For States Affected By Flood

    The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has approved the immediate release of N1.6billion as intervention funds for 16 states ravaged by flood. The states include Akwaibom, Kebbi, Enugu, Abia, Oyo, Plateau, Edo, Bayelsa, Kwara among others. The money is expected to be taken from the...
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    Metro 6 Confirmed Dead, 16 Injured in Fresh Suicide Attack on Borno

    Borno State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed that 6 persons were killed by multiple explosions which rocked a village on the outskirts of Maiduguri early hours of Wednesday morning, while another 16 sustained various degree of injuries. The blasts occurred at Alkumi village of Mafa...
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    Metro In Borno, Security Operatives Intercept Pregnant Suicide Bomber, Other

    Security operatives and members of Civilian JTF volunteer group have intercepted a pregnant suicide bomber and another woman in Borno State. The two female suicide bombers, were subdued when they refused to surrender and attempted to attack a security post. The incident occured in Ummarari...
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    Metro Maiduguri Blast: NEMA Confirms Death Of 3 Suicide Bombers

    Three suspected suicide bombers have died in an explosion which took place along Damboa Road, Maiduguri, Borno state. National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said the blast occurred in the early hours of Friday. Three petrol tankers were said to have been destroyed by the explosion, NEMA...
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    Metro Abuja Airport: FG Lists Emergency Centres Over Closure

    The Federal Government has listed about eight emergency centres and agencies that will provide medical services in case of accidents during the six weeks of the closure Abuja airport. This is coming as a result of the closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja and the transfer of...
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    Metro Southern Kaduna Crisis: NEMA Confirms Over 200 People Killed

    The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has become the first Nigerian government agency to revealed the total number of people that lost their lives in the Soutrhern Kaduna crisis. The clashes between Fulani herdsmen and locals in southern Kaduna lasted months. The agency told Premium...
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    Metro Nigeria: Twin Bomb Blasts Confirmed at Adamawa Market

    According to Mr Sa’ad Bello, the National Emergency Management Agency coordinator in charge of Adamawa and Taraba, twin bomb blasts have hit the Madagali Market in Adamawa. The number of casualties is unknown, he said. Chairman of Madagali Local Government, Alhaji Yusuf Mohammed, spoke in...
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    Metro NEMA Releases Update Over Maiduguri Bomb Explosion

    Two suicide bomb explosions that occurred in Maiduguri, Borno State, early Saturday, killed nine people, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has said. A witness has earlier said that six bodies were evacuated from the two locations of the attack. But a spokesperson for NEMA...
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    Metro Flood Wreaks Havoc in 3 Nigerian States [List and Photos]

    Thousands of Lagos and Ogun residents have been displaced and property estimated at billions of naira destroyed after downpours on Saturday and Sunday left many streets and homes flooded. A heavy windstorm in Tundun Yan-Dogo village of Dange-Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto on Saturday...
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    Metro 6-storey Building Collapses in Abuja, Labourers Trapped in Rubble [PHOTOS]

    A six-storey building under construction as a hotel collapsed this morning on 444 Crescent , Citec Villas , Gwarinpa. The incident happened at about 1.00 am. Five laborers were trapped inside and three have been rescued by combined efforts of the Police, National Emergency Management Agency...