NEMA staff, Lagos State Government, representatives of the 3 Senators representing Lagos State at the Senate, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Disaster Management Unit of the Police, Nigeria Red Cross Society and Muslim Community representatives have successfully completed the direct distributions of Federal Government grains and 2022 special relief intervention allocated to Lagos State.
The last of the exercises was held yesterday for the people of popular Makoko slum and Ebute Meta and environs.
The distribution was held at the premises of theNigerian Red Cross Society, 2 Makoko Road Adekunle Yaba on Thursday 1st December by which started at about 1000 hours.
More 200 households including the aged, people with special needs and widows were targeted during the exercise.
Virtually all the Local Government Areas of the State were covered with the materials.
Learning from this, the State is adopting NEMA system in a special food interventions that will commence soon across the State.
The members of the team including the Police Disasters Management Unit and respective DPO’s in each areas were fully engaged in the exercise