Mr Mustapha Maihaja, the Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has presented relief materials to the Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammad Bello for onward distribution to over 100 victims of flood. Maihaja, represented by Mr Fagbeni Kayode, the Director, Relief and Rehabilitation made the presentation at NEMA’s ware house at Gwagwa, a suburb of FCT in Abuja on Tuesday.
There are reports that the minister was represented at the occasion by Mr Adamu Abubakar, the Secretary, Area Council Services Secretariat. The director-general said that the materials were immediate relief meant to ameliorate the sufferings of the displaced persons.
Maihaja said different communities in the FCT suffered flash floods and those that were badly affected involving casualties were DeiDei and Lokogoma communities.