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LAGOS FIRST RESPONDERS CONTAIN FIRE OUTBREAK AT AJAO ESTATE MARKET

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) Response Team, Lagos Fire Service and Federal Fire Service have contained an Ajao Estate market fire outbreak that occurred in the early hours of Wednesday. Commenting on the incident, the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer, LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu explained that the Agency received a distress call at 1:59 am via the emergency helpline 767/112 …

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LASG TO ENUMERATE VICTIMS, PROPERTY AFFECTED BY BADAGRY WINDSTORM

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) is set to enumerate victims and property affected by the strong windstorm that occurred in the early hours of Monday, at Iragon Community, in Badagry-Central Local Government Area. Speaking on the planned enumeration scheduled for Tuesday, the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer, LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, stated that the exercise is aimed at determining the number of …

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LASG SAD OVER ABULE ADO FIRE

The Lagos State government has described the loss of innocent lives in Abule Ado, which brought grief to numerous families today, as sad.  The government assured Lagosians that efforts are on to determine the cause of the explosion that has left many homeless. Giving an update about the incident, the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, commiserated with the affected families, saying that …

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COVID19: LASEMA TAKES SENSITISATION CAMPAIGN TO LAGOS MARKETS

Lagos State marketmen and women have been urged to ensure constant cleanliness around their business areas and indulge in frequent handwashing with soap and water to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. The Director-General/CEO, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, gave the advice during a sensitisation campaign at the weekly meeting of the Association of Commodity Marketmen and women of …

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LASEMA CLEARS WRECKAGE OF BURNT TRUCK ON THIRD MAINLAND BRIDGE

Wreckage of the burnt truck, laden with several bundles/packs of cardboard papers and other combustible materials on Third Mainland Bridge, has been cleared by the Response Team of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority, LASEMA, to ensure the free movement of traffic. According to a statement issued by the Agency, there was no life lost as the truck, with registration number XN …

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LASEMA ACQUIRES ADDITIONAL RESCUE EQUIPMENT

The fleet of rescue and emergency equipment of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, increased on Thursday with the procurement of additional equipment by the Agency to aid quick emergency interventions. Speaking at the unveiling of the new equipment at the LRU Office, Cappa, Oshodi, the State Commissioner for the Ministry of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Relations Mr. Seye …

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LAGOS BEGINS ADVOCACY ON EMERGENCY NUMBER

Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has commenced an advocacy campaign across the three senatorial districts of the State to sensitize residents on the importance of the emergency toll free numbers 112/767, just as the State Government expressed readiness to ensure adequate and timely response to any form of Emergency/Security incidents in any part of the State. The General Manager, …

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LASEMA TO ENHANCE WATERWAYS EMERGENCY RESPONSE

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA has said that its capacity to respond to emergency situations on waterways would soon receive a boost as the Agency is in the process of procuring two Rescue and Ski boats to aid its response time on the Lagos Lagoon. The General Manager of the Agency, Mr. Adesina Tiamiyu, who made this known on …

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LASEMA TO INCREASE SURVEILLANCE ON LAGOS WATERWAYS

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has said that it will extend its surveillance to include responding to emergency incidences on Lagos Waterways alongside other relevant stakeholders. The Commissioner for Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr. Seye Oladejo, who made this known at a Stakeholders’ Session, stated that the capacity of the state emergency responders has been improved to …

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Work Towards Nation’s Unity, Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode Urges Nigerians

…Advocates Support For Buhari’s Developmental Agenda Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday urged Nigerians to support the sincere efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari to develop the country on all fronts, just as he said that no meaningful development can take place without unity and cohesion. Governor Ambode, who spoke shortly after performing the laying of wreath ceremony as …

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