Bauchi State Emergency Mgt Agency (BASEMA)
What we do?
The Agency is responsible for the overall coordination of emergency management in Bauchi State, working closely with all its Stakeholders. It came into existence in February 2007.
The Agency was statutorily charged to provide an adequate and prompt response as well as sustaining intervention in all forms of emergency/disaster situations in the State.
It performs this numerous task through Emergency/Disaster prevention preparedness, mitigation, recovery and relief.
The law that set up the BASEMA empowered the agency to coordinate the activities of all its stakeholders and Non-governmental Organizations’(NGO’s) who are categorized into Primary, Secondary and Tertiary respondents in the management of all emergency and disaster situations in the State as well as building their capacity toward increasing response capability.