Mr. Fagbemi Kayode

(i).        FULL NAME:                                                    FAGBEMI, Kayode

(ii)        DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH:                         31stOctober, 1961; Iyah–Gbede

(iii).      STATE OF ORIGIN                                         Kogi State

(iv).      NATIONALITY:                                                  Nigerian                                                                                       

(v).       MARITAL STATUS:                                         Married with Four Children


Federal University of Technology, Minna Niger State Master of, Disaster Risk Management 2010-2012
Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State Master of Technology (Remote Sensing Application 1992-1993
University of Ilorin, Ilorin. B. Sc. Hons. (2nd Class Upper) Geography and Education 1986-1989
College of Education, Oro. N. C. E. Geography and Economics  
Abdul Azeez Attah Memorial College, Okene. W.A.S.C  


  1. Director, Planning Research and Forecasting, National Emergency Management Agency (Presidency) I joined NEMA in 2000 as Assistant Chief Planning Officer and rose through the rank to the position of a Director. I have also worked in the following Departments:
  • Relief and Rehabilitation Dept.
  • Disaster Risk Reduction Dept.
  • Search and Rescue Dept.
  1. Humanitarian Affairs Officer, United Nations Office for Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA)

March 2012 to March 2013

  1. Manager, Information Research Limited, Abuja, 1stOctober,1993 To August 2000            
  2. Assistant Lecturer, University of Ilorin, 5thMay – 30th September 1993

(ix)        PUBLICATION

  1. Saving Lives: Ensemble-Based Early Warnings in Developing Nations in Handbook of Hydrometeorological Ensemble Forecasting; Published by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
  2. The Use of Military in Disaster Management in Nigeria. Published in the Monthly Bulletin of International Association of Emergency Managers, July 2005 (
  3. Disaster Management in Nigeria – Published in the Monthly Bulletin of International Association of Emergency Managers June 2007 (
  4. Nigeria Cospas-SarsatProgramme. Published in Response magazine, Vol. 1 No. 6 March 2006.
  5. Mr. Fagbemi has represented Nigeria in many International Meetings and is well travelled.