Saving lives and protecting properties of all FCT residents…
Director General, FCT Emergency Management Agency
Alh. Abbas G. Idriss
He is the pioneer Director General of FCT Emergency Management Agency (2013-date). He started his working career at White Sands Insurance Brokers as Assistant Manager in 1991 where he rose to become General Manager/CEO in 1998.
In 1993, he was appointed as Zonal Manager, NICON Insurance Corporation, Maiduguri; Zonal Manager Kaduna from 2001 to 2007 and later promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer (Marketing & Strategies), Abuja Head Office in 2008.
Adopting technology to
improve emergency response services
The FCT Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is pushing to implement solutions and systems that leverage on emerging technologies to improve service delivery. The Director General of the agency has highlighted the need quickly key into opportunities for application of Information Technology to enhance disaster management. This push focuses on building emergency response systems for effective scaling from routine to disasters operations and exploiting redundancy and diversity to achieve resilience.
Repositioning FEMA with technology
Response Systems (ERS)
Global digitization efforts have massively improved service delivery and emergency management. As technology scales, it presents opportunities to save lives and properties with introduction of smart intelligent systems and solutions. At FEMA, we are not left behind.. Get to know more about our improved emergency response systems.
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The FCT Emergency Management Agency will ensure, through coordination with International, Federal and Local shareholders that the FCT is prepared to respond to, and recover from, all natural and man-made emergencies.