By: Joy Odor/Abuja
This is to confirm that the Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) located on Ahmadu Bello Way beside the Federal Secretariat was attacked with two vehicles burnt down hy members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria commonly known as Shi’ites.
The Head Media and Public relations of the Agency, Mr Sani Datti who confirmed the incident to reportcircle online news said the two burnt vehicles were the Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU), which is a life support ambulance and a multi-purpose Response Intervention Van (Rescue Tender).
According to him, the ERABs was situated at the location for timely response to emergencies and disasters to reduce loss of lives and property.
Director General of NEMA Engr Mustapha Maihaja has visited the response bay and inspected the damage.