Tag: emergency

JUST IN: Uzodimma in emergency meeting with security chiefs

By Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri Imo Governor Hope Uzodimma has summoned heads of the security agencies in the state to a closed door meeting. Our correspondent gathered the emergency meeting, which…

Kidnapping: Police warn travellers, students; reveal emergency lines

The Ogun State Police Command has uncovered a new tactic employed by kidnappers in carrying out their nefarious activities in some parts of the state. This was made known by…

Delta passengers take canine, slip out of aircraft on emergency slide

Two people and their service dog used the emergency slide to slip out of an airplane that was preparing to take off from LaGuardia Airport on Monday morning. The passengers…

Herders: Benue NBA asks FG to declare emergency on safety over killing of colleague, pregnant spouse

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Makurdi Branch, has called on the Federal Government to declare a State of emergency on security in the country following the killing of their colleague,…

Buhari wants emergency energy to deal with insecurity

By Udu Yakubu The military of any nation is not a sheer ‘outpost’ for men in uniforms looking out for distress situations to intervene in. As a composite architecture of…

NY Republicans need to test Andrew Cuomo’s emergency COVID-19 powers

ALBANY — Republican lawmakers are seeking to strip Gov. Andrew Cuomo of his emergency COVID-19 powers. Cuomo’s emergency powers were granted last spring by the state Legislature, allowing him to…

Updated:El-Rufai, Wike, Others Set For Emergency Meeting With Buhari [Details]—Nairalovers

The 36 state governors have resolved to fulfill with President Muhammadu Buhari “as soon as possible to address security challenges across the country, particularly in the light of the carnage…

Watch the moment a small plane crashes into a moving SUV in emergency landing on a highway (video)

The video below shows the moment a small aircraft crashed into a moving SUV in an emergency landing on Interstate 35W, just south of Interstate 694 in Minnesota.    The single-engine…

Sergio Ramos Calls Emergency Team Meeting Amid Exit Rumours

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos called an emergency team meeting on Thursday to discuss his side’s poor form, encouraging his teammates to get behind manager Zinedine Zidane. However, rumours persist…

APC holds emergency NEC meeting Dec 8

Jide Orintunsin, Abuja  An emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been scheduled for Tuesday, December 8. This is coming barely after…

NLC Rejects Fuel Price Increase, Requests State Of emergency In Petroleum Sector

The Nigeria Labour Congress has condemned and rejected the recent increase in the pump price of petrol across the country, saying that the increase is against the spirit and content…

COVID-19: FCT To Decentralise Emergency Outbreak Response In Six Area Councils

The Federal Capital Territory Administration says it will decentralise emergency outbreak response through advocacy in the six area councils of Abuja. A communiqué issued on Tuesday in Abuja said that…

Abuja-bound British Airways Flight Makes Emergency U-Turn

A British Airways flight en route Abuja from London was forced to make emergency U-turn to the London Heathrow Airport. The British Airways flight BA83 returned to Britain from France…

#EndSARS Protesters Setup Emergency Helpline To Tackle Medical, Legal And Food Related Issues

Nigerians youths have setup an emergency helpline for tackling of medical, legal, food and other #EndSARS related issues across the country. This new update, was revealed by FK Abudu, who…

Declare state of emergency on refineries, oil & gas workers urge FG, lamenting N320 billion loss

Uche Usim, Abuja The Natural Oil and Gas Suppliers Association of Nigeria (NOGASA) on Thursday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately declare a state of emergency on Nigeria’s ailing refineries…