Mr Mustapha Ahmed, newly appointed Director-General of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has assumed office in Abuja.
Mr Manzo Ezekiel, Head of Media and Public Relations, NEMA, said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
Ezekiel said the new D-G was received by management staff of the agency at the headquarters in Abuja.
In his speech, Ahmed appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for the appointment and promised to vigorously pursue the mission of the agency in line with the President’s vision on national emergency management.
“The world keeps evolving and daily emergencies caused by disasters, though unwanted, have become part of our development globally that nations must contend with.
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“Our ability to swiftly respond and address these emergencies, as well as other threats gives credibility to the government as a working institution,” he said.
The director-general who…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper