LASEMA Confirms Building Collapse in Lagos, Gives No Casualty Figure

  Dayo Emmanuel Spokesman of the Lagos State Emergency Management Authority (LASEMA), Mr. Kehinde Adebayo, has confirmed a building housing a school on its topmost floor collapsed today at Ita Faji, Lagos Island. Adebayo who was mentioned by the Punch’s report today on the incident did not give casualty figure which some unauthorised sources have […]

Lagos Opens Emergency Response Centre In Igando

Lagos State government has expanded its management of emergency with the establishment of an additional LASEMA Response Unit at Igando in the Alimosho Local Government Area of the state. The General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Mr. Adesina Tiamiyu, disclosed this on Tuesday in his office. He said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode approved the […]

LASEMA Bags Recognition Award For Improvement

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has been identified and recognised as the most improved emergency response Agency in Nigeria. The recognition is based on its “effective response to emergency interventions,” according to the organisers. The Agency was decorated with the Award on Thursday at the 2018 Nigerian Risk Awards and Summit held at […]

LASEMA Response Team Rescues Stucked Woman From The Mud

Folake Sokoya The LASEMA Response Team has rescued a middle aged woman stucked in the mud under the 3rd Mainland Bridge, inward Berger Iyana Oworo at the early hours of Wednesday 17th January, 2018. This incident came  barely two weeks after a similar incident wherein a middle aged man was rescued alive by the LASEMA […]

Body Of Man Who Jumped Into Lagos Lagoon Found

The corpse of Oluseye Adekunle, the man who jumped into the Lagoon around Lekki Toll gate to commit suicide on Friday was, early today at about 5.00 am, discovered by a local fisherman. The body was floating by the river bank, around Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge before it was recovered from the lagoon by the coordinated efforts […]

Suicide: Again, Man Jumps Into Lagos Lagoon

 The General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management  Agency (LASEMA), Adesina Tiamiyu, has said the Agency received a  distress call  from the Lekki Concession Company (LCC) officials regarding a man who reportedly jumped into the lagoon around  the Lekki Toll Gate bridge at about  09:58 am on Friday. The footage which was captured through the close […]