The Lagos State Waterways Authority has commended LASEMA for its effective, efficient and swift response to emergencies/disasters in Lagos State and environs.
This was disclosed today, Tuesday, 1st February, 2022 at the Command and Control Centre, Alausa, Secretariat, when the General Manager, LASWA, Mr. Oluwadamilola Emmanuel and his entourage came on a facility tour to Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, to understudy the Emergency Operation Centre (Control Room).
While receiving the delegation, the DG/CEO LASEMA, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu stated that the Emergency Operation Centre was established to assist in the decentralization of the management of major incidents in the State, by providing direction, assigning responsibility, instilling accountability and measuring progress.
The LASEMA Boss further hinted, while taking them on tour of the Agency’s facilities that LASEMA is committed to improving emergency/disaster management on the waterways through effective collaboration and harmonious relationship as well as building the capacity of local divers and emergency management volunteers at the grassroots.
While responding, the GM LASWA expressed profound gratitude to the Agency and promised to continue to synergize with LASEMA in saving of lives of the citizens of Lagos State on the waterways.