The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has been identified and recognised as the most improved Emergency Response Agency in Nigeria for its effective response to emergency situations and interventions.
The Agency was decorated with the Award by Conrad Clark Nigeria Limited on Thursday at the 2018 Nigerian Risk Awards & Summit held at the Oriental Hotel Victoria Island, Lagos.
Speaking at the event, Conrad Founder and CEO, Mr. Joachim Adenusi acknowledged the contribution of LASEMA to the entrenchment of public safety as well as reducing disaster risk in the State.
He further noted that the objective of this year’s summit and award is to create the perfect vehicle for Nigerian professionals both in the private and public sectors to discuss practical approaches to addressing key challenges of governance, nation building, security, political risk, offer possible solutions and present awards to individuals and organisations who have contributed to effective management of risk in the State.
The General Manager (LASEMA) Mr. Adesina Tiamiyu, who received the Award along with his management team from the duo of Dr. Christopher Kolade (CON) – Summit Chairman and Mrs. Funmi Olonisakin (Special Guest Speaker), dedicated the Award to all emergency responders in the State.