NEMA National Emergency Management Agency: Their Functions And Office Address In Nigeria

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) was established in the Act 12 of the constitution Of the Federal Republic Of Nigeria as amended by Act 50 of 1999, with the sole agenda of managing disasters in Nigeria. The agency has been tackling disaster related issues through the establishment of its formidable structures within its organization.

Functions Of NEMA In Nigeria

The 1999 Act gives the sole authority of managing disasters in Nigeria to NEMA. According to the enabling law; the Agency shall among the other things function on all this capacity.

(a) Formulate policy on all activities relating to the disaster management in Nigeria and co-ordinate the plans and programmes for efficient and effect response to disasters at national level;
(b) Monitor the state of preparedness against all disasters.

(c) Provide relieve materials to victims of disasters across the country.

(d) Guide and educate against all unforeseen disasters.


NEMA Office Addresses In Nigeria


NEMA HQ: # 8, Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Maitama, Abuja.


Emergency : 0800CALLNEMA , 080022556362


NEMA North Central Regional Office

Locations: Jos, Plateau State.
Zonal Coordinator: Badamasi Abdulsalam

Address: Direct Labour Compound,Vom Road Jos, Plateau State.

Phone: (+234)09-2905903



NEMA Gombe Opertional Office

Locations: Gombe, Gombe State.
Head of Office: Jediel Appolos.

Address: Fmr. Oil Seed Processor Ltd. BCGA Biu Road, Gombe State.

Phone: 08036611305 | 08129019121 | 08037332660 | 08085908626


NEMA North East Regional Office

Locations: Maiduguri, Borno State.

Zonal Coordinator: Alh Muhammed Kanar.

Address: Medical Store Premises,Baga Road Off Auno Street,Maiduguri, Borno State.

Phone: (+234) 803 914 9667



NEMA North West Zonal Office

Location: Kaduna, Kaduna State.

Zonal Coordinator: Musa  Ilala 

Address: 15 Wurno Road, Unguwan Sarki,Kadunai, Kaduna State.

Phone: (+234)09-2905896



NEMA South East Zonal Office

Location: Enugu State.
Zonal Coordinator: Dr. Onimode A Bandele

Address: 55 Independent Layout,Enugu.

Phone: (+234)09-2905781



NEMA South South Zonal Office

Locations: PortHacourt, Rivers State.

Zonal Coordinator: :Coordinator | Godwin Tepiko: Assistant

Address: # 51, Ikwerre Road, Diobu, Porthacourt, Rivers State.




NEMA South West Zonal Office

Location: Ikeja, Lagos State.
Zonal Coordinator: Akande Iyiola I.

Address: Mobolaji Bank Anthony,Way Opp. Ikeja Plaza Ikeja, Lagos State.

Phone: (+234)09-2905789




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  1. As a youth copper ,what are the topics which relate to NEMA ,can we educate people ?


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